UK mortgage approvals fall in August

Housing market shows sign of cooling after year of surging prices

Recovery fails to lift UK public finances

Government borrows £11.6bn to plug spending gap

Balls’s deficit boldness fails to impress

Experts unimpressed by Labour shadow chancellor’s predictions

Cameron opens up fiscal ‘Pandora’s Box’

Maintaining discipline in a world of local taxes will be hard

Mortgage clampdown threat to rich buyers

BBA is seeking an exemption from the rules for wealthy clients

Economists split over minimum wage gains

Debate over minimum wage merits goes back to Churchill in 1909

Call to rethink hidden tax subsidy

NI tax subsidy for self-employed risen by two-thirds in two years

City relieved but wary of unresolved issues

Threat abates of mass exodus of financial institutions after Scots’ vote

Scotland’s No vote: analysts react

‘Outcome will be greeted with relief by interest rate markets’

Scottish No vote keeps economy on track

Pent-up demand may now be released

UK industry hit by fall in export orders

Dip in manufacturers’ orders linked to weakness in the eurozone

Tax changes hit wealthy foreign homebuyers

Foreign assets face capital gains or income tax

Housing market drives mortgage lending

August figures highest since financial crisis

UK shoppers sweep up vacuum cleaners

Boost for electrical shops before EU energy saving rules bite

Symbol of Scotland caught in crossfire

RBS banking group created by union faces move south

Campaigns highlight Scotland jobless fall

Jobless rate falls sharply from 6.6% to 6%, below the UK average

Bank of England votes to hold rates

MPC remains split 7-2 against an interest rate rise

UK unemployment rate falls to 6.2%

Biggest fall in 26 years but workers’ pay stagnates

Survey reveals dim view of globalisation

Half of US respondents say trade destroyed jobs at home

Barnett formula risks English backlash

Funding mechanism is seen as over-favourable to Scotland