LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's largest energy supplier Centrica (CNA.L) has made preparations in case it is approached with a takeover offer, the utility's chairman said at the company's annual shareholders' meeting in London.
Soaring rents, a shortage of supply, young people forced to live with their parents well into their 30s, or commute vast distances to their work.
Britain's big four banks face a further �19 billion in charges to cover misconduct and litigation this year and next as the pay-outs become a "way of life", according to a new report.
Leaving the European Union could cost Britain �224bn while other EU nations would suffer only minor economic losses if it withdrew, according to a major new study.
(Reuters) - Mylan NV rejected Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's unsolicited $40 billion (�26.2 billion) takeover offer on Monday, saying it was too low and calling Teva stock an "unacceptable" currency.