SIR RICHARD Broadbent's position as chairman of Tesco looked increasingly vulnerable yesterday after the latest revelations over mis-stated profits raised questions over governance at the chain.
Asian markets reversed earlier losses, after better-than-expected China data from a private survey. The HSBC reading of China's manufacturing activity - the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) - came in at 50.5 in September, from 50.2 in August.
CHALLENGER bank Aldermore plans to float on the London Stock Exchange next month in a debut that could value it at up to �900m. The bank, which focuses on lending to small and medium-sized businesses and homeowners, is part of a wave of ...
BRUSSELS - The EU will recommend approval of Britain's ambitious plan to build its first nuclear plant in a generation, with backing from French and Chinese energy giants, after ruling that it met state aid rules, a spokesman said Monday.
Barclays bank The penalty will be the latest setback for Barclays in its attempt to clean up its reputation after the Libor rigging scandal.