Barclays has announced plans to sell a part stake in its African subsidiary through a placing with institutional shareholders that is likely to raise more than �625m for the UK bank.
The aftermath of the dam collapse in the village of Bento Rodrigues, in south-east Brazil. Photograph: Douglas Magno/AFP/Getty Images.
Economists are already betting that the eurozone economy's strong start to the year will prove to be a blip after companies across the 19-country bloc indicated that they expanded at a less than impressive pace in April.
NEW YORK Global equity markets fell for a second straight day on Wednesday on mostly weak economic data while metals prices slipped on renewed concerns of a downturn in global growth.
Sainsbury's Bank is set to launch new mortgage products in 2017 after reporting a strong trading performance in the last financial year.