AstraZeneca shares have plummeted nearly 16pc on the FTSE 100 after the pharma giant announced a setback in its key lung cancer drug trial, wiping some �7bn off its value.
The recent surge in Amazon stock has pushed Bezos' fortune to over $90 billion, vaulting him past Bill Gates. Although he has been a billionaire for more than 20 years, his wealth has surged in the last two years.
Jeremy Darroch has also been awarded 600,000 shares, worth �5.8m, under the Sky incentive scheme. Photograph: Sky. Sky plc. Sky chief gets �11.5m share payout as it reports profits slide.
London's landmark “Walkie-Talkie” skyscraper has been sold for �1.3bn to Hong Kong investors, in a record-breaking transaction for a single building in the UK.
Aldi is well known for highlighting the similarities between its own products and more premium versions and now the brand has been able to prove it's as good as its word, after winning accolades for its �9.97 home brand gin.