An office worker looks at the FTSE 100 index, which lost 6.7% during August, its worst performance since May 2012. Photograph: Lauren Hurley/PA.
LONDON The Financial Conduct Authority has begun an analysis of annuity sales by all Britain's major insurers since 2008, which could lead to compensation for pensioners found to have been sold inappropriate products, the Telegraph newspaper said.
The corporation's creative director is hugely divisive - admired and mocked in equal measure. But now he is due to face a parliamentary committee over his role at Kids Company.
PRE-TAX profits at UTV Media Group fell to �1 million for the first six months of the year - down from �10m over the same period in 2014.
LONDON: An Indian-origin lone trader accused of triggering the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" which wiped nearly $1 trillion off the value of US shares in minutes has failed in a bid to delay his extradition to America.