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Pound tops $1.23 for first time in five months despite recession fears

Sterling climbed to $1.2309 after US Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell said the pace of interest rate hikes in America could slow soon.

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Is the Conservative Party heading for a 1993 Canada style collapse?

Daniel Béland and Anand Menon look back at the electoral wipeout of Canada's Progressive Conservative Party in 1993. 

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ALEX BRUMMER: Chiefs who swerve blame over the LDI catastrophe

The turmoil in the market for British government bonds, and its impact on ordinary citizens, was the most disturbing financial event of our times.

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Nationwide: House prices fell £4,500 in November after mortgage jump

The change brings the average house price in the UK down to £263,788, a 1.4% change from October when the figure stood at £268,282.

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Rishi Sunak's Daunting Challenge by Chris Patten

Chris Patten urges the UK prime minister to join the battle for the soul of the Conservative Party after a disastrous year.

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Mulberry CEO: 'We are fixing our prices until next year'

In its half-year financial results published yesterday (30 November), Mulberry recorded a loss before tax of £3.9m in the 26 weeks to 1 October, compared

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