Consumer "depression" about the UK's general economic situation has sent confidence tumbling, according to a report.
London-listed pharmaceuticals giant Shire has become the latest victim of shareholder anger over pay, with 49% of investors voting against chief executive Flemming Ornskov's 25% salary increase.
BERLIN/LONDON European tourism group TUI (TUIT.L) is selling its Hotelbeds unit to private equity group Cinven [CINV.UL] and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) in a deal worth 1.165 billion euros (905 million pounds), the companies said ...
Royal Bank of Scotland has warned there is a “significant risk” it will miss the European deadline for selling challenger bank Williams & Glyn in a blow to the state-backed lender and investors.
Amazon's Prime program has helped reverse the fortunes of the Seattle-based online retailer. (Ross D. Franklin/The Associated Press).