LONDON Britain's top share index ended lower after hitting an 11-month high on Monday, with a fall in crude oil prices hurting energy stocks and weaker gold prices and negative company updates dragging down precious metals miners.
Payments from a �3bn European development fund were suspended indefinitely by the UK Government, just days after the vote to leave the EU, The Independent can reveal.
Britain's manufacturers are planning to shed jobs and put investment on hold after the shock result of the Brexit vote provided the sharpest blow to business confidence since the global economy hit rock bottom in during the great recession more than ...
Punishment of banks that break the rules may be better served by a new enforcer in the light of failures surrounding the HBOS collapse, MPs say.
Natwest and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) have warned businesses they may have to charge them to accept deposits due to low interest rates.