Co-Operative Group Ltd. named former British Treasury Minister Paul Myners to lead the board's governance review two months after the 150 year-old mutual ceded control of its banking unit amid a capital shortfall.
The UK's gender pay gap has widened for the first time since 2008, underlining concern that women's progress in the labour market may be stalling.
Sports Direct is caught up in a new row with Adidas after the German sports brand refused to supply the retailer with Chelsea's new kit.
Lloyds Banking Group has been fined �28m for "serious failings" in relation to bonus schemes for sales staff. The Financial Conduct Authority said it was the largest fine that it or the former Financial Services Authority had imposed for retail conduct failings.
Shares in energy services company Wood Group have slumped nearly 11% after it warned of falling profits at its engineering division.