He was known as the relentless empire builder of the British rag trade, but as Sir Philip Green prepared for his second assault on the boardroom of the country's biggest clothing chain 12 years ago, he told reporters his path was blocked.
Halifax is increasing its upper age limit for mortgage lending to 80 - prompting experts to suggest that other major lenders could follow suit.
BERLIN Sueddeutsche Zeitung said on Friday that the source of millions of documents leaked to the German newspaper from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca had sent them a manifesto, saying his motivation was the "scale of injustices" the papers ...
NEW YORK U.S. stocks ended slightly higher on Friday as investors warmed to data showing U.S. wage growth in April despite weaker-than-expected jobs growth, while the wages data also pushed longer-dated Treasury yields higher.
LONDON Activist investor TCI upped the pressure on loss-making German carmaker Volkswagen (VOWG.DE) (VW) on Friday, demanding it overhaul its "excessive" executive pay scheme as part of a plan to boost profits and end years of "mismanagement.