The Consumer Prices Index rate of inflation climbed to 2.6% last month, from 2.4% in June.
It represents the first rise in inflation in four months. Analysts had anticipated a marginal fall in the CPI rate, which was as high as 5.2% in September last year before starting to fall. The Retail...
The Centre for Social Justice is calling for the state pension age to be raised to 70 by 2028 and to 75 by 2035, a much faster rise than currently planned.
The High Court has blocked the £12bn transfer of Prudential's annuity book to Rothesay Life, citing the insurer's lack of "established reputation" and differing "capital management policies".
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