In the four years since Paul Volcker, former Federal Reserve chairman, first called for a ban on banks trading with their own money, the rule named after him has survived challenges from Wall Street, foreign governments and inter-agency warfare before being ...
Fears that advanced economies, including Britain, might have entered a phase of �secular stagnation� were rejected last night by the Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney.
Output from Britain's heavy industries rose more than expected in October, fuelling hopes that the UK's economic recovery, which has so far been driven by consumer spending, is broadening.
When Mary Barra was old enough to buy her first set of wheels, she put down a deposit on a Pontiac Firebird, the glamorous vehicle that became one of the hallmarks of the 1970s.
An A380 Superjumbo from EADS. The company will rebrand itself as Airbus Group next year, but will also cut jobs. Photo - Bloomberg.