LONDON Chinese investors are paying $400 million (�265 million) for a stake in the group that owns football clubs including England's Manchester City and New York City FC, the country's most significant overseas investment in the game.
LONDON BlueCrest Capital Management, the $8 billion (�5.3 billion) hedge fund firm founded by billionaire Michael Platt, is returning all the cash provided by outside investors amid pressure on fees, rising costs and a lacklustre performance.
The Davies Commission, appointed by the government, recommended a third runway at Heathrow as the preferred option for airport expansion in July.
LONDON Dec 1 Global manufacturing growth remained tepid in November as new orders came in at a slower pace and factories ran down existing orders, a survey showed on Tuesday.
U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in nine years.