Britain's biggest lenders are shutting hundreds of branches and culling thousands of staff in a push to cut costs and move towards a digitally focused model that is irrevocably changing high street banking.
(Adds shares). LONDON Oct 24 (Reuters) - Pharmaceutical firm Shire raised its guidance for full-year earnings on Friday, underlining its strong prospects as a standalone company after AbbVie Inc officially ditched its $55 billion purchase of the group on ...
Construction group Morgan Sindall's shares plunged more than 13pc after it issued a profit warning because of a fire at a carbon-neutral research lab it was building and delays and cost over-runs in other projects.
A santa hat is bound to make your cat much happier at Christmas. Well, maybe not in this instance. Photograph: Alamy. Sarah Butler.
Greene King says it has rejected an initial rival offer from Bulmers producer C&C. Photograph: Bryan O'Brien / THE IRISH TIMES.