LONDON (Reuters) - A fall in the share prices of commodity companies, and in telecoms group BT (BT.L), halted a rebound in Britain's top equity index on Thursday.
And they want prices to be capped to prevent the discrepancy between motorways and the national average price of petrol and diesel, according to the RAC.
LONDON (Reuters) - Barclays Plc (BARC.L) has set aside 500 million pounds ($799 million) to cover potential fines for manipulating currency markets, taking the shine off a rise in third quarter profits as its retail business performed well and costs were cut.
BT Group has lifted its dividend on the back of rising profits and an increase in broadband customers attracted by its growing roster of exclusive sports TV rights.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) said third-quarter profit rose 31 percent, beating estimates, as earnings from refining and natural gas countered the impact of lower crude prices at Europe's biggest oil company.