Downing Street has denied offering Nissan a “sweetheart deal” to boost production at its Sunderland car plant, despite its concerns over the effect of Brexit.
Veteran employees of Barclays' investment bank must have been pawing the ground like old warhorses at the smell of cordite. Profits jumped �530m to �885m in the third quarter.
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, will tell a City banquet that hard Brexit is reckless economic self-sabotage. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images.
Drivers for the cab-hailing firm Uber will learn later whether they are entitled to holiday pay, rest breaks and the National Living Wage.
Britain's economy has defied fears of an early Brexit recession with better-than-expected growth figures following the EU referendum.