Mark Carney doesn't help himself by sounding so irritated when asked an awkward question. If you're governor of the Bank of England, it's best to remain good-humoured even when Jacob Rees-Mogg is prodding you in the ribs.
Retail businesses are planning to cut jobs and investment as fears about the state of the global economy. Photograph: Finbarr O'Reilly/Reuters.
Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise soared 10% after the company said late Tuesday that it will spin off its enterprise services unit and merge it with CSC .
The recovery in oil prices will be a tailwind for Royal Dutch Shell's upstream business, but investors should not miss the fact that even downstream will make a comeback.
George Osborne's plan to fix the public finances has had a disappointing start to the year as the slowing economic recovery makes the grind of deficit reduction harder.