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Over seven million people will lose out by £10,000 each under Government’s plans for state pension age change

New analysis by the House of Commons Library has revealed that 7.6 million people will lose out by nearly £10,000 each under the Government’s plans to bring forward changes to the state pension age.

As secret UK-USA trade ‘negotiations’ begin, Government accused of massive big business bias

MPs are not allowed any access to information about Fox’s secret trade talks with USA. 16 trade unions and civil society organisations from the UK and USA are calling for trade talks to “be led by public input and take place in the light of day”.

Government is betraying rail travellers with latest U-turn

West Midlands MEP Jill Seymour has accused the Government of betraying rail travellers by scrapping plans to electrify lines across large parts of the UK.

Fastest Growing Investment Company Launches Over Last Five Years

Twenty fastest growing launches by total assets increased by over 134% with four out of top five fastest growing launches in the Property Specialist sector

What does the Economic Diary for Week Commencing 24 July 2017 hold in store?

Ian Forrest, Investment Research Analyst at The Share Centre, gives his thoughts on what to expect from companies announcing results week commencing 24 July 2017.

"Dirty, Difficult, And Dangerous": Why Millennials Won't Work In Oil

Like many industries today, the oil industry is trying to sell its many job opportunities to the fastest growing portion of the global workforce: Millennials.

Immigration Policies being Formulated in the Dark Says Lords Committee

The Government will struggle to take control of immigration post-Brexit if it continues to use the woefully inadequate migration data it currently relies on.

Sports Direct share price rise will be little consolation for long-suffering investors

Share price up by around 6% despite dire full year results, but pre-tax profits fell by 22% largely due to sterling fall – but revenue growth is more encouraging.

Save Early to Achieve Financial Freedom as State Pension Age Goes Up

Greater longevity could be used to create financial freedom for millions of people on average wages while they are still young enough to enjoy an active life.

Vince Cable declared Leader of the Liberal Democrats

Vince Cable has been declared Leader of the Liberal Democrats with the backing of every one of the party’s MPs, succeeding Tim Farron.

Damning report shows we sell arms to human rights abusers – Lib Dems

The Liberal Democrats have blasted the government for selling billions of pounds of weapons to countries who they believe abuse human rights.

Nottingham Building Society to open seven building society branches due for closure

The Nottingham will have doubled its branch network to 67 over the past five years and will now have taken on 19  branches from other banks and building societies.