The presenter Clare Balding was the star turn when Ladbrokes last held an event at the City's Brewery corporate venue less than a fortnight ago, when the bookmaker's annual fundraising bash made almost �250,000 for the Bobby Moore Foundation.
Mark Carney signalled that the Bank of England stands ready to increase capital requirements for banks temporarily as a way to curb excessive lending while interest rates stay low.
EU-wide banks have improved their capital positions in 2015, though banks must increase efforts to reduce bad loans, the European Banking Authority (EBA) said in a new report published on Tuesday.
TOKYO Asian stocks were mixed in early trading on Wednesday as investors assessed the geopolitical risk surrounding Turkey's downing of a Russian fighter jet, while crude oil prices eased from two-week highs.
BOSTON: US retailers are hunting for evidence of new breaches leading into the holiday shopping season after a cyber intelligence firm privately warned them about payment-card-stealing malware that it said evades almost all security software.