A year ago today, the UK went to the polls to determine whether the country would stay as part of the European Union or leave. The unexpected Leave vote sent UK markets into mayhem.
Construction workers at the site for the Hinkley C nuclear power plant near Bridgwater, Somerset. Photograph: Adrian Sherratt for the Guardian.
Toshiba has lost its top-tier listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange after it revealed that growing losses from its nuclear business now overwhelm the value of the company.
Europe's tug-of-war battle with the UK over the City stepped up on Friday as its central bank called for more legal powers over London's financial sector.
Allied Irish Banks has raised €3bn (�2.6bn) for Ireland in a stock market float that valued the once-stricken lender at €12bn and marked one of the biggest listings in London in recent years.