LONDON Britain's FTSE 100 ended slightly firmer on Friday, led higher by Royal Mail, with the blue-chip index posting its biggest weekly gain for six weeks.
The boss of the company formerly known as Quindell has insisted the firm has put its scandal-hit past behind it, despite the troubled business slumping to yet another heavy annual loss.
Treasuries fell as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said an interest-rate increase in the coming months may be appropriate. Yellen appeared at Harvard University on Friday, in an event billed as a conversation with Greg Mankiw, an economics professor ...
Regulators are taking a look at Sainsbury's planned takeover of Argos amid competition concerns, it has been announced. 17:19, UK, Friday 27 May 2016.
Goals Soccer Centres has selected a veteran leisure industry figure to lead the company. Mark Jones, 55, is leaving the Rank Group, where he led Grosvenor Casinos, to become chief executive of the five-a-side football company on 1 July.