George Osborne's tax and benefit changes have hit women almost four times as hard as men, according to new research which threatens to compound the Conservative Party's unpopularity among women.
Guy Hands has unexpectedly agreed to transfer his long running lawsuit against Citigroup, over his firm's ill-fated �4.2bn acquisition of EMI, to London from the US.
Solar panel maker Chaori failed to repay the bulk of an interest repayment due on Friday. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images. A solar-panel manufacturer has become the first Chinese company to default on domestic bonds, in a watershed moment for market ...
The 91,000 staff of the John Lewis Partnership will receive an annual bonus worth 15% of their salaries. The bonus is the equivalent to almost 8 weeks' pay, but the bonus rate is lower than last year's 17%.
Ross McEwan, new boss of the bailed-out Royal Bank of Scotland, has been handed �3m in shares. Photograph: Lefteris Pitarakis/AP.