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British Gas sheds customers after hiking prices

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British Gas owner Centrica has revealed it lost another 823,000 household energy accounts since June and warned over its earnings outlook as it also took a hit from warmer-than-normal weather. Britain’s biggest energy provider saw the customer exodus following its... Read more

Chancellor Philip Hammond and Prime Minister Theresa May listen to Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaking after the Chancellor delivered his Budget in the House of Commons, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday November 22, 2017. See PA story BUDGET Main. Photo credit should read: PA Wire

Key measures outlined in Philip Hammond’s budget statement

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Chancellor Philip Hammond unveiled his Budget promising to invest in technology, provide further funding for devolved authorities, business and the NHS and to continue restoring the public finances. Here are the main announcements at a glance: :: The Chancellor is... Read more

Soaring easyJet shares help lift the London market

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EasyJet carried the London market higher on Tuesday as investors cheered the budget airline’s brighter outlook despite a dive in annual profits. The FTSE 100 Index closed up 21.88 points at 7,411.34, with the no-frills carrier jetting to the top... Read more