LONDON, July 1 The Bank of England's risk watchdog will extend its focus beyond making banks more stable to look at the lack of liquidity in fixed-income markets, which are now braced for more volatility as bonds price in eventual interest rate rises.
... * Recommendation gives prime minister political headache. * Heathrow plan provides greatest benefits, commission says. * Business backs calls for increased capacity (Recasts, adds extra revenues from an third runway).
John Lewis has become the first department store chain to charge customers in the UK for picking up online orders in its shops as it overhauls a “bonkers” and “unsustainable” sales model.
Troubled outsourcer Serco appears to have arrested its woes, reporting that first-half trading was stronger than expected. In March the FTSE 250 business reported a �1.35bn pre-tax annual loss, launched a �555m rights issue and chief executive Rupert ...
Many of us are probably yearning for a good drenching after being out and about on the hottest day of the year, but in South London's Tooting, locals are getting exactly that.