Standard Chartered's profits crashed by 44pc in the first half of the year as problems with bad loans in India hit the bank's books.
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - At 4:30 am ET Monday, UK CIPS/Markit PMI has been released. Following the data, the pound changed little against its major rivals.
Concorde's supersonic boom hampered its deployment beyond the North Atlantic. Photograph: Nils Jorgensen/Rex Shutterstock. Reuters.
Wednesday 10:40 BST. The dollar and short-term Treasury yields are eyeing multi-year highs as traders increase bets of a US interest rate rise next month.
Legal & General attempted to soothe concerns about a looming overhaul of capital requirements for insurers on Wednesday by boosting its dividend by almost a fifth just months before the new regime kicks in.