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Financial Times

BoE remedies funds to keep banks going if UK votes Out


  • Extra liquidity auctions around poll
  • Sign of nerves over EU referendum

The Bank of England is preparing to protect British banks against running out of funds in the event of a Brexit vote by flooding them with money in the latest sign of the authorities’ nervousness surround the EU referendum. The central bank has announced it will give commercial banks three exceptional opportunities, just before and after the June 23 poll, to borrow as much money as they like to offset any threat of a bank run and prevent a repeat of the financial crisis chaos in 2007 and 2008.

Oil and iron ore markets post big gains

Oil has jumped above $40 a barrel for the first time this year and iron ore has posted its biggest one-day gain on record as more traders bet the worst of the resources rout was over.


Osborne to bank new Trans-Pennine link

The chancellor is set to back a fast rail line between Manchester and Leeds in next week’s Budget in his “Northern Powerhouse” drive. Adviser Lord Adonis is expected to make the route a priority.


Majority feel poorly informed about Brexit consequences

British voters feel poorly informed about the consequences of a Brexit and want to hear more from businesses, despite a growing row over corporate leaders speaking out on the referendum, according to pollsters. Downing Street was forced yesterday to deny that it put pressure on the British Chambers of Commerce to sack John Longsworth, who resigned as director-general at the weekend over his support for the UK to leave the EU.


Calls to streamline national insurance payments

The rise of part-time jobs and self-employment has rendered the UK’s national insurance regime “no longer fit for purpose”, an independent tax body has warned.  The Office of Tax Simplification has recommended that NI contributions be calculated on a yearly rather than monthly or weekly basis, aligning them more closely with income tax.

The Daily Telegraph

Scottish MPs rally to derail plans to extend Sunday trading in England

Shops in England could be barred from opening longer on Sunday after Scottish MPs pledged to oppose flagship government reforms.


Forget about raising fuel duty, Tory MP’s tell Osborne

Scores of Conservative MPs will demand George Osborne drops suspected plans for duel duty rise as new analysis shows three-quarters of the price of petrol and diesel is now tax.


Corbyn warns Labour MPs to stop undermining him

Jeremy Corbyn faced down his critics last night as he told a meeting of Labour MPs to stop undermining him with “public sniping” and “anonymous briefings”.


Female Brexit campaigners ‘like suffragettes – fighting for democratic freedom’


Women who campaign for Britain to leave the European Union are like the Suffragettes because they are “fighting for our democratic freedom”, a female Cabinet minister will say today.

Priti Patel, the employment minister, will say on Tuesday that Emmeline Pankhurst and the other Suffragettes did not fight for the right to vote to see “those decisions surrendered to the EU’s undemocratic institutions and political elite”.


She will speak at the launch of Women for Britain, a group which argues that leaving the European Union will “enhance our democracy and empower women in this country”.


The Times


Frustrated Osborne still wants to cut rate of tax to 40p

George Osborne have privately said that he is tempted to reduce the top rate of income tax from 45p to 40p after figures revealed that a precious cut has raised revenues.


EU vote put end to any other business

Ministers and civil servants will work for three weeks over the next three months as they go into “lockdown” before the EU referendum. Several big policies have already been postponed and difficult decisions ducked as ministers prepare to focus on the referendum – once next week’s Budget is out of the way.


Tax on diesel is the highest for a decade

The proportion of tax in the price of diesel is the highest level in more than a decade according to a new study. A dip in pump prices has resulted in 74 per cent of the amount paid by motorists ending up with the Treasury according to the RAC Foundation.


Leaving Europe ‘would create a skill shortage’

Britain will face a skills shortage if it leaves the European Union because employers will not be able to replace migrant workers quickly, a recruitment company has warned.


The Independent

Romance rubs off February’s sales figures

The “home and the heart” gave the high street a fillip last month, but was not enough to prevent a positive start to the year for Britain’s retailers grinding to a halt.


Best ever February for Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover reported its best ever February, with overall sales up 31 per cent on a year ago, including an 84 per cent rise in the UK.


The Daily Mail

We’ll axe jobs to pay Osborne’s Living Wage, say employers

British firms will have to slash jobs to help pay for the Government Living Wage, a leading recruitment agency has warned.

Posted by Lois Hardy on 08/03/2016