LONDON Britain's competition watchdog has been asked to assess the impact of the planned spin-off of new bank Williams & Glyn for competition in the UK banking sector, so the government can judge if more needs to be done.
Kingfisher Plc, Europe's largest home-improvement retailer, met analysts' expectations for first-quarter earnings and reached agreements to complete almost a quarter of its planned B&Q store closures.
Stewart Ford, the founder and majority share owner of Keydata Investment Services, has claimed he will be “glad to see the FCA in court” after the regulator hit him with a �75m fine.
LONDON The European Central Bank might ease restrictions on how much short-term Greek government debt the country's banks can hold if becomes clear the euro zone will disburse long-awaited aid to Athens, a banking source said on Wednesday.
The force that is Independent socialist TD Clare Daly commands attention. And when she speaks on her pet topics, people generally listen.