Labour weighs up delisting UK firms if they fail to fight climate change

John McDonnell’s tough message likely to trip City alarm bells as party puts climate battle at heart of agendaUK companies failing to tackle climate change would be delisted from the London Stock Exchange under radical plans for greening the economy be…

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‘Zombie firms’ a major drag on UK economy, analysis shows

One in seven companies would have collapsed were it not for low interest rates, says KPMGA rising number of underperforming “zombie firms” are creating a major drag on the UK economy and threaten to exacerbate a future downturn, says a new analysis by …

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Interest rates: welcome to UK plc, an economy in limbo | Larry Elliott

With Brexit making the economy ‘unusually volatile’ the Bank of England thinks it best to leave rates well aloneWelcome to limbo land. That was the message from the Bank of England as it once again decided that Britain’s delay at the EU departure gate …

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