LONDON Britain's competition body said on Friday it had fined GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L) 37.6 million pounds for market abuse in striking deals to delay the launch of generic copies of its antidepressant Seroxat.
... • Shares in Japan plummet 5 percent • Market wrap: Investors fall prey to 'death spiral' as faith in central banks wavers • Is the sovereign debt crisis coming back to haunt Europe?
An investor stampede into safe assets pummelled UK government bond yields down to their lowest level in history yesterday, as fears of global recession and deflation continued to drive financial markets around the world.
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's main stock index dived Friday, leading other Asian markets lower, after a sell-off in banking shares roiled investors in the U.S.
ARM Holdings' normalised pre-tax profits rose to GBP511.5m in the year to the end of December - 24% up on last time. Revenues in sterling were up 22% at GBP968.3m and in US dollars they were up 15% at USD1,488.6m.