Whitbread has turned to the finance industry for its new chief executive officer with the appointment of Alison Brittain, head of Lloyds Banking Group's retail division.
WASHINGTON/PROVIDENCE Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday said she expected the central bank to raise rates this year as the U.S.
The chief executive of Nationwide announces his retirement on the same day as the lender reports a significant rise in profits. 16:07, UK, Friday 22 May 2015.
UK Government borrowing has fallen to its lowest level in seven years - providing Chancellor George Osborne with a substantial boost ahead of his summer budget in July.
LONDON, May 22 (Reuters) - Britain's top share index hit its highest level in 10 days on Friday, driven by a jump in network operator Vodafone's shares, which hit a 14-year high on the back of potential merger activity.