High street tycoon Sir Philip Green has signalled more store closures to come in his empire. The owner of Topshop, BHS, Burton and Miss Selfridge said the growth of online business would mean a need for fewer outlets.
The UK is set to enjoy the best growth in the G7 - not the most competitive economic growth league in the world, but still a contest worth winning.
Britain's biggest mortgage lenders face faltering earnings growth as potential homebuyers pull back before next year's general election, regulators tighten financing and the economy slows.
France on Tuesday pushed back 'until further notice' the delivery of a controversial warship to Russia because of the Ukraine crisis, sparking a measured initial response from Moscow.
Tesco (Xetra: 852647 - news) shareholders are to sue the British supermarket giant for compensation after the revelation of profit overstatements sent its stock tumbling, a London law firm said on Tuesday.