29 August 2014 Last updated at 13:32

Banks to reopen 2.5m PPI claimsShredded bank statement

Banks and card companies will reopen 2.5 million PPI mis-selling complaints amid claims of underpayment and rejection of compensation.


shoppers in HamburgEuro inflation nears five-year low

The eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3% in August, near a five-year low, adding to fears of a deflationary spiral in the region.

June 14, 2014 people strolling in Tokyo's Ginza shopping district.Japan's economy signals weakness

Japan's economy shows signs of stagnation and weakness as households spent less and factory output stays flat in July.

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