The City enjoyed a �25m bonanza yesterday as the London Stock Exchange raised �938m through a rights issue to part-fund its $2.7bn (�1.6bn) takeover of the US indices firm Frank Russell.
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. - Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, said Friday that European governments needed to move from a focus on austerity to a �more growth-friendly composition of fiscal policies.
Labour's pledge to ban rogue energy firms came in the same week in which yet another energy giant was lambasted by Ofgem. The regulator has forced EDF, one of the "big six", to pay out �3m for breaching complaint-handling rules.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street and other stock markets paused on Friday, halting the week's strong gains, as worsening Ukraine tensions dogged trading, while the dollar rose after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said policymakers eyeing interest ...
Economic recovery and the buoyant UK housing market lifted half-year sales of the cast iron cookers that have defined affluent country life for generations by a tenth, helping Aga Rangemaster to reduce last year's losses by a factor of seven.