The pound weakened from near a two-year high against the dollar after the Bank of England kept interest rates at a record low. Gilts outperformed U.S.
... ECONOMY. :: Aim is "To fix the roof while the sun is shining" rather than spend beyond our means. :: "We will not let up in dealing with our country's debts.
David Cameron could scarcely have crouched any lower during this week's visit to China. For his compatriots, the British prime minister's enthusiastic self-abasement was, well, embarrassing.
Bruno Guillon, chief executive of Mulberry, hit out at the level of discounting on the British high street as the luxury goods group announced a 28 per cent fall in first half pre-tax profit.
MOOREFIELDS ADMINISTRATORS are to close all the remaining Blockbuster stores by the end of the year. The company collapsed for the second time in a year with Simon Thomas, and former insolvency trade body R3 president Nick O'Reilly appointed ...