Greek finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos (right) has finally persuaded eurozone creditors to unlock vital bailout cash. Photograph: John Thys/AFP/Getty Images.
German business sentiment rose unexpectedly sharply in May to a nine-month high, even as economic data appear to have been weakening and German equities slip.
An 18-year-old starting their career in 2016 can expect to earn their first �1 million just after turning 46, according to projections.
Helped by the late night deal over Greece and better than expected US housing figures on Tuesday, stock markets are moving higher again.
Royal Mail was the biggest riser on the FTSE 100 shortly after the opening bell on Wednesday, its shares jumping 2.5 per cent to 533p, after the UK's communications regulator delivered its verdict on Britain's postal market.