BRUSSELS—Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell RDS.A -4.50 % PLC cleared a major hurdle in its planned takeover of natural gas firm BG Group BRGYY -4.23 % PLC after Europe's top antitrust regulator approved the deal unconditionally.
Online retailer ASOS has confirmed its chief executive Nick Robertson will step down with immediate effect from the company he founded 15 years ago.
Britain's construction industry expanded at a healthy pace in August, according to the key survey of the sector, boosting hopes that economic growth remained resilient into the third quarter.
Britain's next �20 note will be printed on plastic in a move designed to make the UK's currency more secure and durable. The new �20 design will be the third banknote to be printed on polymer, the Bank of England announced on Wednesday, following a ...
With China a much bigger factor in global growth than in recent decades, investors are terrified of a slowdown. Another day and another bit of bad news from China has sent stock markets stateside tumbling.