Energy regulator Ofgem is confusing consumers by publishing inaccurately high estimates of company profits, Centrica has claimed, as it said British Gas earnings had slumped by a quarter in the warm first half of the year.
Lloyds' bill for compensating payment protection insurance customers smashed through the �10 billion barrier today, taking the shine off City forecast-beating first-half results.
LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) - Anglo Dutch oil company Royal Dutch Shell will show no mercy to underperforming oil refineries in Europe as it seeks to improve returns, its chief executive said on Thursday.
A �3 billion construction mega-merger fell apart in embarrassing fashion today after an apparent U-turn from suitor Carillion prompted Balfour Beatty to pull out of the deal.
Holidaymakers could end up flying without their luggage amid fears that the baggage crisis at Gatwick will continue on Saturday. Britain's second busiest airport faces a critical shortage of bag handling staff ahead of one of the busiest weekends of the year for ...