Britain's economy has bounced back and is now bigger than it was before the financial crisis struck, official figures show. David Cameron said the news was a "credit" to the hard work of the British people.
Destination Maternity has abandoned its plans to takeover British baby products retailer Mothercare after it said it was unwilling to meet shareholders' price expectations.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's main equity index closed lower on Friday as new tensions between Russia and Ukraine and falls on Wall Street led traders to cash in on their weekly gains just before the close.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos introducing the company's Fire smartphone in Seattle last month. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The headline figure in Amazon.
LONDON (Reuters) - Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY.L) is expected to set aside another 500 million pounds ($849 million) to compensate customers mis-sold loan insurance, bringing its total bill so far to over 10 billion pounds.