MPs last week said Openreach should be broken up unless BT spent more money on the service. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA. Angela Monaghan and Julia Kollewe.
FRANKFURT Deutsche Boerse (DB1Gn.DE) has won the necessary backing from its shareholders for the planned merger with the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.
A Bank of England policymaker has hinted that the economy could call for monetary stimulus next week, after a set of gloomy data suggested the impact of Brexit uncertainty could be taking its toll.
Capital & Counties, the London listed property company, has cut the value of its Earls Court development by 14 per cent in a further sign that the value of central London luxury property is falling following UK's vote to leave the EU.
... * FTSE 100 closes 0.2 pct higher. * GKN rises after confident full-year outlook. * BT Group up on Ofcom relief. * Housebuilders down on price target cuts.