Internet companies may have to provide more information on people and businesses who sell goods and services online, in a crackdown on tax evasion.
The slip-up was caused by ‘procedural errors at a staff level’ the Fed says, in the latest blow to its ability to maintain secrecy over its policy deliberations
Staff economists at the Federal Reserve expect a quarter-point US interest rate increase this year, according to forecasts the Fed mistakenly published on its website in a gaffe that drew criticism of its ability to keep secrets.
The rate forecast was included with a series of bearish projections of US economic growth and inflation that were presented to policymakers at their 16-17 June meeting.
Some of the banks participating in the government’s Help to Buy Isa scheme have been named.
Foreign criminals are laundering billions of pounds by purchasing expensive UK properties, pushing up house prices, the National Crime Agency says.
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Online retailer Amazon’s shares have closed 9.8% higher after it posted an unexpected profit on Thursday.
The UK’s first Versace-branded flats go on sale
The Bank of England’s chief economist has expressed concern that shareholders’ power is holding back economic growth.