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article 24 March 2015 UK
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Inflation at zero per cent - and now for the bad news

Inflation is no more. The annual inflation rate is zero for the first time on record. So is the dawn of deflation a good or a bad thing?

article 18 March 2015 UK
News
Budget 2015: the public reacts... in emojis

Under 30s have suffered disproportionately in the recent economic downturn, so what do they make of George Osborne's pre-election budget pledges?

article 09 February 2015 UK
News
Five other banking scandals since 2008

As HSBC is accused of helping companies evade taxes, Channel 4 News looks at five other banking controversies since the financial crash.

video 03 February 2015 Business

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FSB: late payments hitting small businesses - video

The problem of late payments is costing smaller firms billions of pounds a year, the government is told. The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) says there is a "deteriorating" payment culture.

article 03 February 2015 UK
Labour sets out plans to shake up private renting, with letting fees banned, longer tenancies and an end to
Labour's Generation Rent plan - the key questions

Labour sets out plans to shake up private renting, with letting fees banned, longer tenancies and an end to "excessive" rent increases.

video 13 January 2015 UK

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Inflation drop is a 'short-term feelgood factor' - video

Social Affairs Editor Jackie Long is at an orchestra rehearsal in Welwyn Garden City, where musicians say they welcome the slight drop in inflation, but caution that costs of living still remain high.

article 13 January 2015 UK
News
Inflation drops to record low as oil prices tumble

Inflation falls from 1 per cent to 0.5 per cent, making a rise in interest rates even more unlikely.

article 06 January 2015 UK
News
Top bosses earn more in two days than most of us in a year

What cost of living crisis? That is the reality for Britain's top bosses, who will have earned 27,000 in 2015 by the time they break for their tea and biscuits on Tuesday afternoon.

video 02 January 2015 Business

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Osborne: 'Competence versus chaos' - video

Chancellor George Osborne tells Channel 4 News voters have a choice between the government's economic competence and the chaos of the alternatives of higher borrowing and higher taxation.