The London market set another all-time high today as a large shareholder dividend highlighted further progress in the turnaround of insurer Aviva.
The Bank of England is seen, with a statue in the foreground, in the City of London December 16, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Toby Melville.
Residents across 17 of the UK's most rural areas with the highest fuel prices are to benefit from a 5 pence per litre fuel price cut from 31 May, with retailers able to register for the scheme from 1 April, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander has ...
As the financial crisis unfolded in 2007, the Bank of England was in turmoil, facing a meltdown of the financial sector that many of its senior staff thought was impossible given their skill in controlling inflation during the previous decade.
AbbVie will spend about $21 billion to buy fellow drugmaker Pharmacyclics and add another major revenue producer to a portfolio that already includes the world's top-selling drug.