Whitbread, the hospitality company that owns Premier Inn and Costa Coffee, has appointed Alison Brittain as its chief executive. When she leaves her role as director of retail banking at Lloyds, she will become the sixth female CEO of a FTSE 100-listed ...
WASHINGTON/PROVIDENCE Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday said she expected the central bank to raise rates this year as the U.S.
Vodafone Group Plc and miners helped send U.K. stocks higher for a fifth straight session. Vodafone rallied 4.2 percent to the highest level since February 2014.
The chief executive of Nationwide announces his retirement on the same day as the lender reports a significant rise in profits. 16:07, UK, Friday 22 May 2015.
UK Government borrowing has fallen to its lowest level in seven years - providing Chancellor George Osborne with a substantial boost ahead of his summer budget in July.