The European Central Bank's governing council is due to meet on Monday to decide whether to maintain loans to Greece's desperate banks to avert a collapse of the country's financial system.
LONDON For British opponents of the European Union, Greece's turmoil offers an opening: the chance to tempt voters away from what they cast as a crumbling European project, before a looming referendum on Britain's EU membership.
New car registrations reached a record high in June, growing 7% in the first half of this year. The figures, released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), show that 1,376,889 new cars were registered in the first six months of 2015.
... * FTSE 100 falls, still outperforms European markets. * Rolls-Royce slumps after cutting profit forecasts. * Sunday's 'No' vote in Greece hurts euro zone equities (Adds details, quote).
LONDON Britain is planning to sell half its stake in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L), worth 16 billion pounds, within two years of a possible first sale in September, sources with knowledge of government thinking told Reuters.