AN 18-year-old who left school with no qualifications has launched a campaign to be installed as chief executive of the convenience store giant Nisa Retail.
Mercuria is to be regulated by the UK's financial watchdog as the fast growing Swiss commodities trader closes in on a deal to buy JPMorgan's physical commodities business.
Apple's reputation for style might have been dented this week as fans protested against its tie-up with �dad rockers� U2, but it was not enough to knock it off the perch as the coolest brand in Britain.
INSTEAD of cashing in their gold, consumers are now being encouraged to invest in it, thanks to a new website hoping to spark a gold rush.
German engineering giant Siemens AG DE, -0.61% is slated to announce as soon as Monday a multibillion-dollar deal to acquire U.S. oil-equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc. DRC, +9.42% a person familiar with the matter said Sunday.