Barclays' chief executive said he was more than halfway through a restructuring of its investment bank after reporting interim results that beat expectations and triggered a jump in its share price.
WASHINGTON�The U.S. economy surged in the second quarter, more than offsetting a first-quarter contraction and putting growth back on an upward trajectory in 2014.
Recent turnaround efforts have paid dividends at High Street bakery chain Greggs as the firm reported a healthy 49 per cent jump in its first half underlying profits today.
Footage has emerged from earlier this month showing two women in the US narrowly avoiding death by ducking under a train that was coming towards them on a rail bridge.
DUBLIN (Reuters) - It will likely be 2015 before Allied Irish Banks (ALBK.I) (AIB) is able to grow its net loan book as repayments continue to outweigh an increase in drawdowns, chief executive David Duffy said on Wednesday.