A deputy governor of the Bank of England has warned against watering down financial services regulation to boost short-term growth, in what some will see as a rebuke to the government.
Mickey Mouse in front of the Sleeping Beauty castle at Disneyland Paris. Photograph: Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images. Agence France-Presse.
Ministers are considering scrapping “regressive” pension tax breaks for higher earners, amid claims that executives at the UK's biggest companies already plan to stop saving for their pensions.
Oil giant BP ran up a �4billion loss for the second quarter of this year as the costs of the fatal Deepwater Horizon oil spill continue to weigh heavily five years on.
The BBC gained an unlikely ally when the boss of ITV praised the corporation for making successful “commercial” shows such as Strictly Come Dancing.