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Interest Rate Rise May Cause Problems for Businesses

New research has revealed that as many as 79,000 UK businesses (4%) would be unable to repay their debts if interest rates were to rise by even a small amount. This is almost four times the 20,000 businesses that reported … Continue reading

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Figures Reveal Rise in Number of Days Lost to Labour Disputes

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has recently published an analysis of labour disputes that took place in the UK during 2016. The figures show that in 2016: There were 322,000 working days lost due to labour disputes, which is … Continue reading

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Study Finds Rise in Unequal Inheritances

The rise in blended families has led to a growing tendency for parents to share their estates unequally, new research from the US has found. “In nuclear families, you see more equal bequests. But now that the number of complex, … Continue reading

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