Pity Martin Scicluna. Having joined the RSA Group board as chairman in January, the former accountant has not had the best of years.
Britain's housing market is like a microwave that turns "from lukewarm to scalding hot in a few economic seconds" a senior Bank of England policymaker warned today.
The billionaire retailer Mike Ashley is tangled in a dispute with adidas after the German sportswear manufacturer refused to supply the Chelsea kit to Sports Direct next season.
ScottishPower has scrapped plans for a �5.4bn wind farm off the west coast of Scotland, saying the seabed was too hard, the waves were too big - and it had discovered of hundreds of basking sharks in the area.
Serco is taking a �17m hit on three lossmaking healthcare contracts and quitting a much-criticised deal to provide out-of-hours GP services in Cornwall early.