Sir Philip Green has built a �200 million war chest for possible acquisitions in the new year. The billionaire owner of Arcadia, the Topshop to Dorothy Perkins retail group, refused to rule out acquiring rivals as he published full-year results showing that Arcadia ...
A "toxic" and "aggressive" culture inside banks that led to scandals such as mis-selling will take a generation to change, according to a report.
The OECD has cut its forecast for UK growth as it sounded a warning about the dangers facing the world economy. Gross domestic product (GDP) is now expected to increase by 3% this year, down from 3.1%, according to the international think-tank.
HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA) is being investigated by the U.S. Justice Department over allegations that a currency trader leaked confidential client information to a hedge fund, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unidentified people familiar with the matter.
Crude oil dropped a third day, sinking to the lowest level since 2010 on concern OPEC members may fail to agree on cuts to output when they meet in Austria this week.