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Co-op CEO Blames Problems On Previous Management

Richard Pennycock, the CEO of the Co-operative group, claims bad management in the past has caused the problems the group has battled with over the past few years.

UK Employees See Low Wage Growth

UK employees should expect to see a wage growth of only 1.8% in the coming year, a reduction in the 2.0% that was predicted three months ago.

Pound Strengthens Against Dollar, After Tory Majority

The pound Sterling has hit a two month high against the dollar after news of a Tory majority in the general election. The value of the pound rose to the highest level since the end of February, adding 1.75% against the dollar overnight. The FTSE 100 also responded in a positive manner and was up by over 100 points by midday.

House Prices See Another Increase During April

UK houses prices have seen another increase in value during the month of April of 1.6% according to a survey conducted by the Halifax, with the annual rate of increase rising slightly to 8.5%. This increase now means that the average house price stands at £196,412.

Polls Open Tomorrow As UK General Election Takes Place

Polling day begins tomorrow as the leaders of the UKs three main political parties make a last ditch attempt for votes.

Consumer Confidence Remains Unchanged In April

UK consumer confidence remains at its highest level in more than 12 years, according to market research company, Gfk.

Brits Should Expect Lower Incomes Regardless Of Election Result

UK households should prepare themselves for lower incomes, no matter who wins the election, according to the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS).

Which? Accuses Supermarkets Of Misleading Shoppers

Competition regulator Which? has accused supermarkets of duping shoppers out of hundreds of millions of pounds through the use of confusing or misleading pricing tactics.

EY ITEM Predicts Strong Growth For UK

A new report from EY ITEM has claimed that the uncertainty of the UK general election will not effect the countries economic growth and predicted a rise of 2.8% this year.

Morrisons To Cut 720 Jobs

Supermarket chain Morrisons has announced plans to cut over 700 jobs from its head office in Bradford as part of a “simplified management structure” introduced to combat falling sales.

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