LONDON Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) has invited investment banks to pitch for the role of corporate broker as the state-backed lender gears up for a full return to public hands, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.
LONDON Britain's top share index fell sharply late on Friday as U.S. stocks dropped, taking the shine off May's gains. The FTSE 100 index .
LONDON May 29 British workers at Tata Steel UK voted on Friday to go on strike, a trade union said, giving approval for the biggest labour action in the British steel sector in three decades.
A Primark store in Boston Massachusetts which has yet to open its doors to the public lifted Associated British Foods to the top of the FTSE 100 leaderboard on Friday, after a double rating upgrade from Goldman Sachs.
The average amount of weekly pocket money received by children appears to have joined the slide into deflation, according to research by Halifax.