Shares in Sports Direct fell 8 per cent in morning trading after growth slowed and the sports retailer became embroiled in a high street price war with rivals and a spat with Adidas over Chelsea's football kit.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's troubled Co-operative Group named ex-Treasury minister Paul Myners to its board on Thursday on a token salary of just one pound to help review the running of the customer-owned retail-to-funerals operator.
Lloyds Banking Group has been fined �28m for "serious failings" in relation to bonus schemes for sales staff. The Financial Conduct Authority said it was the largest fine that it or the former Financial Services Authority had imposed for retail conduct failings.
The gap between what men and women earn in work has widened for the first time in five years, new figures show. Full-time men now earn 10 per cent more than their female colleagues, but including all employees the gap has risen 19.6 per cent to 19.7 per ...
A specialist food crime unit should be set up to investigate and prosecute cases of fraud following the horsemeat scandal, according to an official inquiry.