Bankers' bonuses rose at double the rate for the UK's overall workforce over the past year, official data show. The figures come amid continued political pressure for stricter policies on bonuses after a series of banking scandals.
JUST a few months ago the euro zone's leaders believed that, having weathered the storm, they were set fair at last. Buoyed by the promise of Mario Draghi, the president of the European Central Bank, to do �whatever it takes� to support the currency, ...
Boris Johnson has sent a strong signal that he will not surrender over �Boris Island�, a new hub airport in the Thames Estuary, despite expectations that the scheme will be shelved for good by the Airports Commission next week.
The executive board of the International Monetary Fund expressed confidence Friday in IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde after receiving a briefing on a French corruption probe in which Lagarde is being investigated.
The City watchdog has ordered lenders to reopen more than 2.5m payment protection insurance claims, clearing the way for consumers to seek additional compensation for Britain's biggest financial mis-selling crisis.