The industry has reacted with confusion and concern to Aviva's intention to takeover smaller rival Friends Life, with fears a merged insurer will mean worse customer service and less competition.
The Bank of England has announced that big-four auditor Deloitte will conduct the review into the glitch that saw UK payment systems go down for 10 hours last month.
Shares in the UK medical device manufacturer surged nearly 10 per cent on Monday on a Bloomberg report that the US surgical implant maker Stryker was considering an offer.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has apologised for giving incorrect evidence to the Treasury Committee investigating the actions of its Global Restructuring Group (GRG).
The tumbling price of oil sparked a profit warning at oil services firm Petrofac today wiping a quarter off the company's value.