Pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has seen a big fall in second-quarter earnings amid continued pressure from generic drugmakers.
Sky more than doubled annual profits thanks to a robust rise in subscribers to its British arm, the European pay-TV broadcaster says.
LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - Britain's top share index advanced on Wednesday, with Hikma Pharmaceuticals leading the market higher on positive broker comments and GlaxoSmithKline gaining after reporting a lower-than-expected fall in quarterly earnings ...
BRUSSELS, July 29 (Reuters) - European Union regulators are investigating prices charged by Disneyland Paris after complaints from foreign consumers who said they were charged far more than their French counterparts.
Banks are failing to improve their oversight of market benchmarks, despite the nearly $20bn of fines levied on lenders over the Libor and foreign-exchange rigging scandals, the UK's financial watchdog said on Wednesday.