An investor watches the prices on the Shanghai Composite index last week. Photograph: Chinafotopress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images.
A computer glitch that delayed 275,000 HSBC payments has now been resolved, the bank has said. HSBC said at midday it had "processed all outstanding payments".
LONDON Aug 29 The Financial Conduct Authority has begun an analysis of annuity sales by all Britain's major insurers since 2008, which could lead to compensation for pensioners found to have been sold inappropriate products, the Telegraph newspaper ...
British gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.3 percent between the first quarter and the second quarter of 2015, unrevised from the previous as well as the first estimate that was published a month ago, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
BEIJING China on Saturday defended the recent revamp of its foreign exchange regime that led to a sharp devaluation of the yuan, calling it a "normal adjustment".