Barclays chairman John McFarlane is spearheading the campaign to persuade banks not to relocate from Britain and London because of Brexit.
Japanese financial services firm Orix Corp has agreed to buy $290 million worth of shipping loans from Royal Bank of Scotland, sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters on Friday.
Donald Trump finally has the power of the presidency and markets are braced for lots of action. Expectations are high for a flurry of excitement and activity from Washington in the week ahead as President Trump gets to work.
Heineken is in talks with Kirin to acquire the Japanese brewer's beer business in Brazil, a move that would challenge the dominance of Anheuser-Busch InBev in its biggest market.
A survey has shown almost three-quarters of rail users do not believe the train service has got any better in the past three months.