Much has gone right for George Osborne. The economy is still growing strongly, despite the ambient turbulence, and is easily outperforming many other similar economies.
BRUSSELS Oct 21 (Reuters) - JPMorgan, UBS and Credit Suisse were fined a total of 94 million euros ($120 million) by the European Commission for taking part in cartels in the financial sector.
European rules to cap bankers' bonuses at twice fixed pay are �a retrograde step� that could add to difficulty in recruiting staff, according to the chairman of HSBC.
Ah, the highs and lows of the public market - Arm Holdings started the day at the top of the blue-chip index but by the close of play it was the biggest loser.
... * Says time frame for RBS privatisation has accelerated. * Says more interest in RBS from investors this year. * Says will consider sale of RBS shares to retail investors.