Crude oil has risen above $50 (U.S.) a barrel on two other occasions in 2016 - in June and October - but investors greeted this week's move above the threshold with particular euphoria.
A Virgin Trains East Coast train at King's Cross station in London. Photograph: David Parry/PA. Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent.
LONDON, Dec 2 (Reuters) - The Bank of England's chief economist, Andrew Haldane, said on Friday it would be risky to raise interest rates too hastily and that he was comfortable with the BoE's recent shift to a neutral stance on what its next monetary ...
RBS's conduct chief is to leave the bank as it agrees settlements with investors over its 2008 rights issue, Sky News learns. 20:47, UK, Friday 02 December 2016.
Britain's oldest manufacturing business, a London bell foundry that made Big Ben, could be sold after its owner decided to vacate its historic East End premises.