The search for a company to take on the �2.75bn contract to build high speed trains for the HS2 rail network got underway on Friday.
The owner of the Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank brands confirmed it will close a further 40 branches this year. CYBG said demand for electronic banking meant the number of customers using bank branches for day-to-day transactions across the industry had ...
The billionaire investor George Soros said on Thursday that global markets will falter given the uncertainty of incoming U.S. President Donald Trump's policies.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen backed a strategy for gradually raising interest rates, arguing that the central bank wasn't behind the curve in containing inflation pressures but nevertheless can't afford to allow the economy to run too hot.
ANOTHER blow to national pride: on January 13th DBRS, a Canadian rating agency, downgraded Italy's sovereign debt, stripping the country of its last A rating.