Standard Chartered Plc (STAN) is seeking a successor for Chief Executive Officer Peter Sands amid pressure from some of its largest shareholders, the Financial Times reported, citing unidentified people close to the situation.
(Reuters) - Interest rates in Britain may need to start rising sooner than many expectations, Kristin Forbes, a member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.
Jan 25 (Reuters) - British billionaire Philip Green, whose family owns the retailer Arcadia Group, is in talks with several parties over a possible sale of its BHS department stores.
The Aer Lingus board reportedly spent six hours considering the latest offer from International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG), which is said to be willing to pay a total of �1.335 billion for the Irish flag carrier.
A moratorium on fracking is needed amid concerns over local environmental risks and climate change, a committee of MPs has demanded.