Royal Bank of Scotland swung to a third-quarter loss on Friday, hit by costs related to past misconduct and restructuring, casting fresh doubts on when the government might begin to recoup more of its 2008 emergency investment.
Veteran employees of Barclays' investment bank must have been pawing the ground like old warhorses at the smell of cordite. Profits jumped �530m to �885m in the third quarter.
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, will tell a City banquet that hard Brexit is reckless economic self-sabotage. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images.
Drivers for the cab-hailing firm Uber will learn later whether they are entitled to holiday pay, rest breaks and the National Living Wage.
Shop Direct's underlying pre-tax profit soared by 43.6% to �150.4m in the 53 weeks to 30 June, driven by a strong performance at lifestyle site Very and growth in mobile transactions across the group.