Investors who bought shares in Royal Mail's flotation last year have experienced something of a roller-coaster ride. The shares rose quickly from the flotation price of 330p to close at 455p on the first day of trading and went on to peak at 615p on January 15.
iNVEZZ.com, Tuesday, July 22: Three of Britain's top banks will announce next week that they are setting aside over �1 billion in further provisions relating to the payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal, according to a report by Sky News today.
A Pro-Russian rebel stands near the burnt Ukrainian army tank on the outskirts of Donetsk. Geopolitical concerns are worrying UK firms.
... * Credit Suisse CEO says "potential abuses" in the system. * CEO Dougan says Credit Suisse is working with regulators.
A picturesque village in West Sussex has become the first community in the country to successfully fight off an application by an energy company to explore for oil and gas, in a blow to the Government's hopes of a British fracking boom.