The U.K. financial regulator asked banks to reassess 2.5 million payment-protection insurance complaints they previously rejected or potentially underpaid.
... * FTSE 100 up 0.1 percent. * Tesco slashes profit forecast and dividend. * Supermarket groups trade sharply lower. * Astra buoyed by speculation of new Pfizer bid.
The London housing market seems to be cooling more rapidly than the rest of the country as buyers start to manifest 'price resistance'.
Government-bond yields touched new lows in the U.S. and Germany, as investors piled anew into ultrasafe debt amid growing concern about the pace of European growth.
UK workers have enjoyed a bonus bonanza as total payments hit �40.5bn in the year to April, according to official figures. The Office for National Statistics explained that total bonus payments received across the whole economy had increased by 4.9% on the ...