Tesco hit rock bottom last night as its shares tumbled to an 11-year low following the refusal of the new chief executive Dave Lewis to reveal his plans for tackling the supermarket's spectacular decline.
The bank, which was spun off as a separate business by Lloyds Banking Group in June, said nearly one in 10 new bank account customers in the UK were choosing TSB.
THE announcement this week that China's economy had grown by 7.3% in the third quarter year-on-year was widely seen as marking the country's �new normal� of slower growth.
Pets at Home reported increasing sales in the first half of the year as the VIP Club loyalty card helped repeat business and owners pampered their pets with grooming services.
The surprise move by Dublin-based C&C puts the pub company at the centre of a bidding war, since it comes just days after Spirit agreed to recommend a rival offer from Greene King.