Hong Kong: Asian markets rallied on Tuesday, led by Hong Kong and Shanghai after China`s decision to ease mortgage rules fuelled hopes for further stimulus measures, while improved confidence weighed on the safe-haven yen.
EUROPE'S biggest DIY group Kingfisher said yesterday that its �275m (�201m) bid for smaller French rival Mr Bricolage had collapsed after facing opposition from one the French rival's major shareholders.
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and. Bargain clothing chain Sports Direct just got slammed by the Institute of Directors for failing to curb British billionaire Mike Ashley's control over ...
The scandal-hit insurance outsourcer Quindell is hoping for a �new start� after announcing plans for a boardroom clear-out and a sell-off of almost three-quarters of the business.
A sharp economic downturn in Asia and the eurozone, falling commodity prices and illiquid financial markets will form the backdrop to the Bank of England's stress tests for the UK's biggest banks this year.