The largest US banks were facing a new world order on Tuesday as regulators voted through the Volcker rule, which will make it harder for Wall Street to make risky gambles that could once again endanger the financial system.
LONDON Dec 10 (Reuters) - Sterling hit a two-year high against the dollar on Tuesday as investors took upbeat comments from the Bank of England and strong house prices as signs that interest rates could rise sooner than previously thought.
Output from Britain's heavy industries rose more than expected in October, fuelling hopes that the UK's economic recovery, which has so far been driven by consumer spending, is broadening.
When Mary Barra was old enough to buy her first set of wheels, she put down a deposit on a Pontiac Firebird, the glamorous vehicle that became one of the hallmarks of the 1970s.
Premier Inn is planning to open two hotels in Edinburgh's historic Royal Mile as part of a �150m redevelopment. The hotel company will open a 127-room hotel and a 130-room Hub by Premier Inn, the first of the brand's compact hotels to open outside of ...