State-backed bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said an error meant it only just passed a European stress test of its balance sheet.
The pay-TV giant Sky has been hit by a revolt over pay as 55 per cent of independent shareholders failed to back the remuneration report.
ECB President Mario Draghi addresses the audience at the Euro Banking Congress in Frankfurt on Friday, where he said the central bank was ready to �step up the pressure� in its inflation battle.
George Osborne is set to fall short of his deficit-reduction target after official figures yesterday showed public borrowing continuing to run higher than last year.
MPs this week voted to allow pub tenants to buy beer on the open market, in a move billed as a victory for the small local landlord against the large pub companies.