Amazon beat expectations, showed a quarterly profit, and just may have quelled some of the impatience of its largest shareholders.
EVERYONE had assumed that his job was on the line, but the swiftness of the departure of Don Thompson, chief executive of McDonald's, came as a surprise.
The yield on 10-year gilts touched 1.396%, partly due to the possibility of a rapid fall in oil prices bringing deflation to Britain within the next few months.
Britain's retailers enjoyed healthy post-Christmas sales, according to a survey of the high street in January. A sharp fall in the cost of petrol, which has dramatically improved disposable incomes, was credited with maintaining spending levels after the ...
Energy companies stand to make an extra �37 profit per household this year on the back of lower wholesale gas prices, regulator Ofgem has said, piling pressure on the Big Six to cut bills further.