The confidence index fell to -12 in July, from -1 in June, because of uncertainty about jobs, pay and the economy. Photograph: Jon Super.
The International Monetary Fund's top staff misled their own board, made a series of calamitous misjudgments in Greece, became euphoric cheerleaders for the euro project, ignored warning signs of impending crisis, and collectively failed to grasp an ...
Be grateful, dear retail investor, that George Osborne never got a chance to unleash his mass-market offer of shares in Lloyds Banking Group.
Royal Dutch Shell has disappointed investors with a 72 per cent fall in quarterly profit that it blamed on weak oil prices and costs related to its $54 billion takeover of BG Group, showing how much strain it faces after the bumper deal.
MANY of us have been led to believe the paper coffee cups we drink out of our recyclable, but waste warrior Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has returned to our screens once again in Hugh's War on Waste to show us this isn't the case.