The FTSE 100 index edged to its highest close in 12 years yesterday as banks and budget airlines made up for weakness in the mining sector.
The U.S. Senate gets a high-profile visitor this week as Apple CEO Tim Cook will press Congress to simplify corporate tax rates. Marketwatch's Robert Schroeder explains.
The bosses of some of Britain's largest multinational corporations have urged David Cameron to stop moralising and rein in his rhetoric on tax avoidance ahead of a G8 summit next month.
The developers of Battersea Power Station broke through the $1bn (�660m) sales barrier yesterday amid �phenomenal� interest in new flats and townhouses at the London landmark.
Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary has consistently criticised the Dublin Airport Authority and its predecessor, Aer Rianta, over high charges and aimed a number of broadsides at it and the Department of Transport in its 2012 results statement.