Financial News Archive

The State of Unemployment in the UK

According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, unemployment in the UK rose by 7000 to a little over 2.5 million in the last quarter of 2012. Despite this the overall unemployment figure remained unchanged at 7.8% and in February the number of people who were claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance fell by 1500 [&hellip


The Cyprus Financial Crisis

Recent financial news has been dominated by the Cyprus Financial Crisis which yet again has threatened to spill over into the Eurozone and potentially beyond if the debt crisis spreads to other European countries. While the previous debt crises afflicting Greece, Spain and Italy appeared to be on the backburner, the Cyprus affair had its [&hellip