The euro clearing business is worth �880m a day to the City of London. Photograph: Rex/Shutterstock. European Central Bank. London could lose out as ECB seeks control of euro clearing after Brexit.
Construction workers at the site for the Hinkley C nuclear power plant near Bridgwater, Somerset. Photograph: Adrian Sherratt for the Guardian.
The Serious Fraud Office has closed its criminal investigation into the conduct of the Bank of England at the onset of the financial crisis when it was holding money market auctions for UK lenders.
GOLD PRICES on Friday marked the first anniversary of Britain's referendum vote to leave the European Union by trading 0.7% lower from 23 June 2016 in Dollars, 1.1% higher in Euros, and 16.0% higher against the British Pound.
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