The Bank of England has rejected criticism that an investigation into whether any of its officials were aware of actual or potential rigging of the foreign exchange market was drawn too narrowly.
The London Stock Exchange is seen during ther morning rush hour in the City of London April 11, 2011. Credit: Reuters/Toby Melville.
The former treasurer and head of tax at Wm Morrison has been jailed for 12 months for insider dealing, after being found to have bought Ocado shares before a lucrative tie-up with Morrisons was announced.
Senior HSBC executives have been summoned to appear before the public accounts committee. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters. James Ball · @jamesrbuk.
HIGHLAND politicians have blasted the "short-sighted" decision to axe Kinloss and Lossiemouth RAF bases from a shortlist of potential locations for Europe's first spaceport, as Scottish Government-owned Prestwick Airport remains in the running.