AstraZeneca shares have plummeted nearly 16pc on the FTSE 100 after the pharma giant announced a setback in its key lung cancer drug trial, wiping some �7bn off its value.
Jeff Bezos, now the world's richest man with a net worth of over $90 billion, loves books. For one, the company that made him a multi-billionaire started as an online book retailer.
Jeremy Darroch has also been awarded 600,000 shares, worth �5.8m, under the Sky incentive scheme. Photograph: Sky. Sky plc. Sky chief gets �11.5m share payout as it reports profits slide.
London's landmark “Walkie-Talkie” skyscraper has been sold for �1.3bn to Hong Kong investors, in a record-breaking transaction for a single building in the UK.
The future of the A380, the world's biggest passenger jet, is in doubt after Airbus slashed the rate of production of the superjumbo for the second time in just over a year and signalled it was not optimistic about winning new orders in the short term ...