A British man has started a crowdfunding site to raise funds for a bailout for Greece, and he's already raised over $230,000– about 0.01% of what Greece needs.
LONDON The FTSE hit its lowest level since mid-January on Tuesday, pulled down by miners and supermarkets and underperforming even euro zone shares despite Greece being hours away from a repayment default.
The banking ring-fence takes vital resources away from more useful projects that HSBC would prefer to be implementing, such as improving customer service, the bank's UK chairman told a House of Lords committee.
The Government and EDF are in talks over who will pick up the costs if Austria wins its appeal against the proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear plant once construction has begun.
Ministers will signal today that they are prepared to overrule the findings of a three-year, �20 million report into airport expansion in London in order to head off a political row.