The London market struggled for direction, as top flight shares managed to hold on to gains made earlier this week. The FTSE 100 Index edged 5.1 points higher to 6270.8, despite losses from miners who had started the session trading buoyantly.
The boss of the company formerly known as Quindell has insisted the firm has put its scandal-hit past behind it, despite the troubled business slumping to yet another heavy annual loss.
George Osborne announced austerity plans for the UK when he took over at the Treasury in 2010. Photograph: Matt Cardy/AFP/Getty Images.
Regulators are taking a look at Sainsbury's planned takeover of Argos amid competition concerns, it has been announced. 17:19, UK, Friday 27 May 2016.
Pensioners were last night told they face losing 'dramatic' sums of money if Britain votes to stay in the European Union. The warning flies in the face of George Osborne's claim that Brexit would cost every pensioner up to �32,000 - and asserts that ...