LONDON British housebuilders surrendered part of their hefty gains on Wednesday after British finance minister George Osborne announced plans to raise property tax for those who buy a house in order to rent it and on second homes.
The group opened 34 Topshop and Topman franchise outlets worldwide. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian. Sarah Butler · @whatbutlersaw.
A �1bn competition to develop Britain's first carbon capture and storage power plant has been scrapped, the Government has announced.
The stock of one of Brazil's largest investment banks had crumbled as much as 36 per cent in early afternoon on Wednesday trading following the arrest of chief executive Andre Esteves earlier on the day.
In a world of simple economics, the Pfizer-Allergan merger wouldn't raise an eyebrow. Of course, the world isn't that simple.