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Lower than expected interest rate and three-year term likely to dampen take-up according to platforms.
The Bank of England's new chief economist says it will have a "live" decision on interest rates next month.
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Retail sales in the UK fell for the fifth month in a row, according to the Office for National Statistics.
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Shares opened up 6% after reports the Chinese property giant made a payment before a crucial deadline.
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There is growing concern that free face-to-face debt advice could be cut.