The Co-operative Bank has dropped plans for a sale but is continuing talks with existing investors in an attempt to bolster its capital reserves, despite complications with its pension fund.
The German business confidence index, produced by the IFO economic institute, has jumped to 115.1 this month, beating expectations.
Train maker Hornby has sent Phoenix UK Fund's bid for the business off the rails this morning, rubbishing a takeover offer from its biggest shareholder.
(Repeats text unchanged). * Central banks should begin process of normalisation -BIS. * Says short-term turbulence is inevitable. * Inflation not the only important variable -BIS head of research.
Wales has the highest level of business confidence of any nation or region in the UK, according to research by Lloyds Bank. Business throughout Wales are feeling more optimistic than their counterparts across the UK, with confidence rising by 19 ...