The sharp fall in the value of the rouble, coupled with the near-halving of the oil price, mean more bailouts are likely to be needed.
THE UK is to widen the scope of laws that make rigging of market benchmarks a criminal offence to include seven more rates covering the currency, gold, oil and silver markets by next April.
... * Firms urged to sign up to voluntary resilience test. * Tendency to deem issue not worth of board attention -FPC. * FPC calls for stronger governance, management (Recasts, adds background).
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's accounting watchdog has launched an inquiry into the preparation, approval and audit of Tesco's accounts over the last four years, including the role of external auditor PwC [PWC.
Alstom SA (ALO) executives won several billions of dollars worth of business in Saudi Arabia a decade ago by making at least $49 million in illegal payments in part through middlemen the company called �Mr. Paris� and �Quiet Man.