Hot Off The Wires - 13 February 2020

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Hot Off The Wires - 13 February 2020


News


  • BP’s new chief executive Bernard Looney has pledged to cut the oil company’s greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 or sooner.

  • Industrial production in the eurozone registered a dramatic collapse in December as output levels dived 4.1% compared with the same month a year earlier.

  • House prices increased across the UK for the first time in one and a half years last month in further evidence that the housing market is picking up.

  • Payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints to the financial ombudsman have surged at the end of 2019, showing Britain’s biggest mis-selling scandal is still alive and kicking.

  • Andrew Bailey, who takes over as the Bank of England governor next month, has warned the EU against allowing politics to trump technical assessments that would permit the City of London to tap European markets.


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