Energy regulator Ofgem is confusing consumers by publishing inaccurately high estimates of company profits, Centrica has claimed, as it said British Gas earnings had slumped by a quarter in the warm first half of the year.
Lloyds' bill for compensating payment protection insurance customers smashed through the �10 billion barrier today, taking the shine off City forecast-beating first-half results.
Shell has committed itself to spending over $30bn (�17.7bn) buying back its shares and handing out higher dividends over two years.
Carillion has insisted that its proposed �combination� with Balfour Beatty is still a possibility, despite an earlier statement from its potential partner saying the deal was dead.
Holidaymakers could end up flying without their luggage amid fears that the baggage crisis at Gatwick will continue on Saturday. Britain's second busiest airport faces a critical shortage of bag handling staff ahead of one of the busiest weekends of the year for ...