Q. That was good news, wasn't it? A. On the face of it, yes. George Osborne was able to stand at the Dispatch Box of the House of Commons and announce the biggest upward revisions to a set of official growth forecasts since 1999.
LONDON--British transport company FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) said Friday that John McFarlane, currently chairman of Aviva PLC (AV.LN), will succeed Martin Gilbert as chairman of the company.
Qantas may be the second oldest airline, but its struggle in aviation's new world order sees a downgrade by rating agencies. 8:00am UK, Friday 06 December 2013.
AG Barr 544p+�. Questor says HOLD. Barr (A.G.). SOFT drinks maker AG Barr yesterday revealed that strong sales had continued throughout the last three months of trading.
Foreign banks will be forced to pay hundreds of million pounds more in tax on their balance sheet as a result of changes to an industry levy designed to ensure its cost is shared more evenly.