London's deep, liquid markets and the breadth of its financial and professional services mean that it stands unrivalled as a European financial centre, which is one of the reasons why it has dominated the foreign exchange market in such a decisive way.
And Lloyds Banking Group's profits have more than doubled as the bailed-out bank shrugged off the Brexit vote. Markets. Other markets.
London's International Petroleum Week is an opportunity to take the pulse of the oil industry at the annual whirlwind of parties and events, with traders and executives jetting in from around the globe.
FILE PHOTO: A man walks through the lobby of the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain, August 25, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett/File Photo.
The chief executive of weapons maker BAE Systems is to step down at the end of June. Ian King is retiring and will be replaced by the chief operating officer, Charles Woodburn.