State-backed bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said an error meant it only just passed a European stress test of its balance sheet.
In a surprise move, China cuts interest rates for the first time in more than two years. WSJ's Emma Moody has the details on the News Hub with Simon Constable.
George Osborne suffered a major setback in his pledge to balance the books today - after official figures showed borrowing had gone up over the past year.
Fuller Smith & Turner, the London-based brewer and pub company, reported strong half-year results with food sales driving growth as more people head to pubs to eat out.
About 10 Bank of England staff have been interviewed as part of the inquiry. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA. Reuters. Friday 21 November 2014 17.45 EST.