Economy

Economy

High street banks urged to continue taking in old £10 notes to ‘save’ retailers

Retailers are continuing to hand out old £10 notes despite them ceasing to be legal tender on 1 March 2018.

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Economy

Hallmarking figures increase by 13% for January 2018

Hallmarking rose by an average of 13% in January 2018 compared with the same period the previous year, according to…

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Retailers

Retail footfall takes a hit with Scotland showing sharpest decline

Footfall in January decreased by 1.6% year-on-year, showing a deeper decrease than the rate seen for January 2017, according to…

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Retailers

Consumer spending grows 3.9% in January

Consumer spending increased 3.9% in January, partially driven by price increases that continued to drive uplifts in ‘essential’ spending.

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Economy

Q4 gold demand recovery fails to mitigate full year declines in 2017

Gold demand rallied in the closing months of 2017, gaining 6% year-on-year in Q4 to reach 1,095.8 tonnes (t).

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E-Commerce

December 2017 sees retail sales slump

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that December 2017 had the weakest retail sales in over four years.

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Economy

Jewellers warned the Darwin £10 note is almost extinct

The Bank of England has warned that it will withdraw legal tender status of the paper £10 note featuring Charles…

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Economy

Hallmarking figures drop by 7.4% for December

Hallmarking fell by an average of 7.4% in December 2017 compared to the same period in the previous year, according…

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Economy

High street sees sharpest footfall decline in four years

New figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and Springboard show footfall in the month of December suffered its sharpest…

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Economy

Israel Diamond Exchange announces diamond-based cryptocurrencies

The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) will unveil two new diamond-based cryptocurrencies at the next 2018 International Diamond Week in Israel…

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