Lloyds' bill for compensating payment protection insurance customers smashed through the �10 billion barrier today, taking the shine off City forecast-beating first-half results.
HOUSE prices rose by just 0.1 per cent this month prompting speculation that the upward spiral of property values may be coming to an end.
Centrica's (CNA) profits collapsed in the first half. But this was not the work of meddling politicians or regulators. Centrica was battling a far more fearsome opponent - bad weather.
LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) - Anglo Dutch oil company Royal Dutch Shell will show no mercy to underperforming oil refineries in Europe as it seeks to improve returns, its chief executive said on Thursday.
Gatwick Airport is to bring in up to 45 of its own staff to help with luggage handling to ensure there is no repeat of last weekend's delays.