PADDY Power has seen profits slump by 20 per cent in the first half of the year as football and racing punters took the Irish bookmaker to the cleaners.
A Russian bank is giving free cats to people who take out a mortgage. Sberbank, one of Russia's biggest lenders, is offering customers a choice of 10 felines, which will be delivered to their home.
ALPBACH Austria (Reuters) - European Central Bank policymaker Ewald Nowotny is worried about the euro zone economy, which he said was showing signs of clouding over.
The London housing market seems to be cooling more rapidly than the rest of the country as buyers start to manifest 'price resistance'.
Unite Group 438p -2.2p. Questor says BUY. Unite Group. STUDENT accommodation provider Unite Group [LON:UTG] said yesterday that it has already let nearly all its rooms for the next academic year and at higher rents.