(Reuters) - Shire Plc on Friday confirmed it has held a meeting with U.S. drugmaker AbbVie Inc to discuss AbbVie's takeover bid for the Dublin-based maker of drugs for rare diseases.
Labour's Chuka Umunna launched an attack on Vince Cable last night, claiming the Business Secretary was deliberately �talking down� the value of Royal Mail in order to defend himself against the damning report by MPs on the �botched� privatisation of the ...
Sir John Peace's position as chairman of Burberry was under pressure last night after the firm suffered one of the biggest shareholder rebellions on pay.
Former bosses at HBOS could be investigated by the City regulators as part of a wider investigation into the collapse of the bank.
The image of glum bank cashiers slouched behind bullet proof glass straining to hear customers' requests looks destined to become a relic of British banking.