HSBC sign outside a high street branch. The bank warned last month that it faced 'significant' fines. Photograph: Tim Ockenden/PA.
bank of england The Bank of England report a small fall in the number of approved mortgages for July. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA.
New Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis has told staff that the grocer can once again become the �customers' champion�. In an email to staff seen by Retail Week, Lewis, who joins today and succeeds Philip Clarke, said: �These are challenging times, but we ...
Johnson says he will not back Heathrow's expansion despite his idea for a Thames estuary airport being declined. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/LNP/Rex.
Ukrainian-born tycoon Len Blavatnik, Britain's fourth-richest person, today moved to take control of online sports rights group Perform, offering to buy its shares at the same price he floated it at three years ago.