The euro held its first quarterly advance since 2014 amid speculation turmoil caused by Greece's missed payment to the International Monetary Fund can be contained.
The Bank of England has told banks they must set up a boundary around their branch operations to protect taxpayers from any repetition of the multi billion-pound bailouts required during the financial crisis of 2007 to 2009.
A British shoe shop worker launched an online crowdfunding campaign to raise the money for Greece to meet its now expired IMF debt repayment.
The Government and EDF are in talks over who will pick up the costs if Austria wins its appeal against the proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear plant once construction has begun.
The giant Victorian greenhouses at Kew Gardens in south-west London are home to a plethora of exotic botanical specimens; outside, huge trees and beautiful flowers are dotted around.