The bank agrees to pay $100m in the US after an investigation into alleged illegal transactions with Iran, Sudan, Burma and Cuba. 6:56pm UK, Wednesday 11 December 2013.
Soaring energy prices and a rush to the rental market have helped make housing the most expensive part of the weekly family budget for the first time ever, according to new figures.
LONDON (Reuters) - Newly-privatised Royal Mail Group (RMG.L) will join Britain's top share index following a strong share price performance since its stock market debut, FTSE confirmed on Wednesday, two months to the day after its listing.
LONDON�A Bank of England pledge to keep interest rates low until unemployment falls has probably given the U.K. economy only a small lift, a BOE policy maker said Wednesday, in an analysis that may have implications for central banks pursuing similar ...
A mock-up of a physical bitcoin. But is it a replacement currency, or just an ecommerce tool? Photograph: Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images.