Regulator Ofcom has fined Vodafone �4.6m for "serious" breaches of consumer protection rules, its largest fine to date for a telecoms operator.
Roberto Azevedo says the UK will not suffer a trade seizure during or after its exit talk with the European Union. Gaurav Sharma. By Gaurav Sharma.
But it's nearly Philip Hammond's time to shine all the same - with the unveiling of the Autumn Statement. The man described like an "accountant" by his Tory rivals will give the first major sign of the direction he's choosing for the economy.
Tata Group's sacking of its chairman this week was immediately seized on as a potential boost for the future of the steelmaker's struggling British business.
Lloyds Banking Group shares slumped by more than three per cent in early trading after the bank reported a sizeable dip in underlying profit together with an extra �1bn put aside for the PPI scandal.