FLOTATION fever got hotter in the UK yesterday when holiday money firm Travelex said it was sizing up a �1billion listing and shares in online fashion firm Koovs started trading.
CO-OP Bank bondholders yesterday backed a �3.66m pay deal for the wider group's chief executive Euan Sutherland as the storm over the pay award intensified.
PUBLIC sector workers are paid nearly 15 per cent more on average than those in the private sector - �16.28 an hour compared to �14.16 - according to a report from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published yesterday.
Market Snap: At the New York close: S&P 500 down 0.05% at 1877.17. DJIA down 0.2% at 16418.68. Nasdaq Comp down 0.04% at 4334.45.
Winter storms that left thousands of houses flooded have delivered a boost to the construction industry, which is predicting a hiring spree as homeowners begin repair work on washed out properties.