ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss private bank Union Bancaire Privee (UBP) is set to buy Royal Bank of Scotland's <RBS.L> international private banking arm Coutts International, a source familiar with the deal told Reuters on Thursday.
Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell has insisted that Mike Ashley should not be called to appear before parliament to answer questions about the collapse of USC.
Shell says the cuts and changes to workers' terms are not solely a reaction to the near-halving of the oil price. Photograph: BP/EPA.
LONDON - The Bank of England said Thursday that Britain's stability continued to be threatened by international risks, including Greece's financing needs, China's slowdown and potentially inadequate market liquidity.
Trials of drone deliveries by Amazon are to be approved, the transport minister indicated yesterday. Robert Goodwill said he was in talks over a delivery system that could allow customers to receive packages in 30 minutes.