Kwasi Kwarteng

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Let’s not pretend the mini-budget is the sole cause of falling house prices | Nils Pratley
Script was set when interest rates started rising 11 months ago and slump has some way to go

Nils Pratley

01, Dec, 2022 @6:42 PM

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Are big banks short-changing consumers by failing to reduce mortgage costs?
UK high street banks are accused of not passing on benefits of money market movements to savers and borrowers

Rupert Jones

01, Dec, 2022 @3:47 PM

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Sizewell C ‘confirmed’ again – this time it might be the real deal | Nils Pratley
Buying out China’s stake was inevitable but the government still has the onerous task of finding committed investors

Nils Pratley

29, Nov, 2022 @6:47 PM

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Bank of England ‘blindsided’ by Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini-budget, says governor
Andrew Bailey tells Lords committee of ‘extraordinary process’ with ‘no formal communication’ between Treasury and Bank

Richard Partington

29, Nov, 2022 @6:00 PM

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UK mortgage approvals for October fall 10% after mini-budget
Homebuyers face higher interest costs, as lending figures slump to lowest monthly total since June 2020

Miles Brignall

29, Nov, 2022 @1:34 PM

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Dowden paid £8,398 fee by firm of Kwarteng mini-budget party host
Payment for ‘policy advice’ came from company of hedge fund manager who organised September champagne reception

Rowena Mason Whitehall editor

28, Nov, 2022 @4:56 PM

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What on earth is going on with the massive Bulb bailout? | Nils Pratley
£4.6bn is an eye-watering amount for consumers to stump up – transparency from the government is long overdue

Nils Pratley

21, Nov, 2022 @6:30 PM

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Brexit and drop in workforce harming economic recovery, says Bank governor
Andrew Bailey also said disastrous mini-budget had damaged Britain’s international reputation

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

16, Nov, 2022 @7:15 PM

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What is the sound of Facebook’s value crashing? Noisycharts turns news into noise
Rising carbon dioxide and the slump in the pound have been frequently graphed. Now we’ve turned the data and graphs into audio

Nick Evershed

15, Nov, 2022 @7:00 PM

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Gavin Williamson could face investigation over ‘I now own him’ payment as chief whip to Tory MP, committee told – as it happened
Parliamentary commissioner for standards hints Gavin Williamson is being investigated after claim he gave cheque to MP with financial problems

Andrew Sparrow

15, Nov, 2022 @5:59 PM

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Labour calls for Truss and Kwarteng to renounce redundancy payments
Lisa Nandy says it would be ‘abhorrent’ for ex-PM and ex-chancellor to keep five-figure sums after disastrous mini-budget

Harry Taylor

14, Nov, 2022 @10:31 PM

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Amid fiscal shock and awe, more austerity is the last thing we need
A collapse in credibility under the former Tory PM is being followed by a return to ‘sado-monetarism’ under the new one

William Keegan

13, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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