The boss of RSA has resigned dramatically after the insurer issued its third profit warning in six weeks, warning that it will set aside millions of pounds for its troubled Irish business and said its dividend could be cut again.
The Bank of England will not raise interest rates until Britain has enjoyed a �prolonged period of strong growth�, resulting in higher real incomes and lower unemployment, the central bank's chief economist has said.
The company behind British Gas is poised to supply energy to hundreds of thousands of Irish homes following an asset sale. 12:06pm UK, Friday 13 December 2013.
The HS2 high-speed rail project is "essential" for the UK's future and the potential gains "significantly outweigh" any risks, MPs have said.
Lord Myners, the former City minister and one time chairman of Marks & Spencer, is to join the board of the Co-operative Group as it seeks to overhaul its tarnished reputation.