From the moment the Chancellor promised that he would deliver �23bn of privatisations over the next financial year at the annual CBI dinner 10 days ago, it seemed likely that an acceleration of the sale of the Government's shares in the Royal Bank of ...
LONDON Britain's top share index fell sharply late on Friday as U.S. stocks dropped, taking the shine off May's gains. The FTSE 100 index .
Steel workers have voted almost 9-1 to strike in a row over pensions, threatening the first national walkout for more than 30 years.
A Primark store in Boston Massachusetts which has yet to open its doors to the public lifted Associated British Foods to the top of the FTSE 100 leaderboard on Friday, after a double rating upgrade from Goldman Sachs.
The average amount of weekly pocket money received by children appears to have joined the slide into deflation, according to research by Halifax.