Commercial news round-up: interest rate rise, wine, EasyJet, Facebook, HSBC

The big news today, gripping the City and beyond, is the Bank of England announcement that it is raising interest rates from 0.25% to 0.5% - the first rise since 2007, it reverses the emergency rate cuts that were implemented following the EU referendum. Follow the excitement at the Guardian’s live business blog. For other business stories of note, read on:


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