WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth was slightly more tepid than initially thought in the second quarter as businesses aggressively ran down inventories, offsetting a spurt in consumer spending.
Embattled Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley faces another revolt from shareholders after one of the most influential shareholder advisors urged investors to vote against his re-election at the company's annual meeting next month, according to Sky News ...
Opponents of Brexit claim that because the EU referendum result is advisory it must be approved by a vote in the Commons before Article 50 - the formal mechanism to leave the EU - is triggered.
Some banks on Wednesday clarified their positions on their suspension from the foreign exchange market transaction by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over alleged non-remittance of the NNPC dollar deposits.
Former BHS boss Philip Green took more than �400m in dividends from the chain, while leaving it with a �571m pension deficit. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty.