LONDON - Back in September, when oil was still selling for close to $100 a barrel, North Sea energy reserves were the big prize at stake in Scotland's referendum on whether to secede from Britain.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks gained ground in late afternoon trading on Friday, extending the S&P 500's best two-day run in more than three years, helped by higher energy shares.
iNVEZZ.com, Friday, December 19: Britain's blue-chip index has advanced in today's session, continuing yesterday's rally fuelled by the Federal Reserve's pledge to take a 'patient' approach to interest rate rises.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says is "deeply offended" by BBC claims that Chinese workers at factories producing the iPhone 6 are mistreated and forced to work in poor conditions.
Britain's 'Black Friday' shopping surge saw retail sales grow at their fastest pace for nearly 27 years, CBI figures showed today.