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This influential Tory MP thinks the UK needs to continue its ‘light touch’ approach to fintech to encourage growth: ‘It’s not ...

Adam Afriyie, the head of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Fintech, told BI that the UK's fintech advantage is not our "birthright."
Britain's opposition Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn delivers his keynote speech at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton, Britain, September 27, 2017.

Labour is 5 points ahead of the Tories in a new poll

Jeremy Corbyn is also preferred to May when it comes to suitability to be prime minister, according to the poll.

Tory MPs tell Theresa May she only has their support ‘at the moment’

Graham Brady tells the prime minister that her position is "subject to the support of colleagues"

Tory MPs want the return of Duty Free EU shopping after Brexit

Forty Conservative MPs have signed a letter to Chancellor Philip Hammond calling for the return of duty-free shopping with Europe after Brexit.

Theresa May’s government could be taken to court over its plan to form a pact with the DUP

A team of experienced lawyers is reportedly preparing to launch a legal bid against a Tory-DUP minority government deal.

Theresa May is forming a minority government — here’s what that actual means

The Conservative Party is the biggest minority in the House of Commons with 318 seats. A party needs 326 seats to reach a majority.

£100 million has now been bet on the general election

The late surge means 2017's election has easily surpassed 2015, when £25 million was bet on the election, and 2010, when £40 million was staked on the vote.

The pound is falling after a new poll predicted a hung parliament

YouGov's constituency-by-constituency analysis, which has the Tories losing up to 20 seats, sent sterling falling against the dollar and euro.