Former Barclays chief Bob Diamond is poised to stage a comeback by raising $250m (�153m) from the flotation of his new African banking venture in London.
HSBC has sounded out investors about a flotation of its UK arm, in a move that would realise value from its high street banking business and address regulatory pressures.
LONDON (Reuters) - The number of UK companies that ask shareholders for more money is set to rise by almost a third in 2014 as a brighter economic outlook encourages more firms to expand their operations.
Labour's plans to freeze fuel prices could bankrupt investors in energy companies, the head of the OECD has told Panorama. Forcing firms to absorb wholesale price increases could put investors in financial danger, said Angel Gurria, the organisation's ...
Britain has 1m low-paid workers in public services, double previous estimates which did not account for workers in outsourced services, a think-tank has reported.