Banking regulators are looking at the way important financial benchmarks have been calculated, amid allegations that they have been manipulated by traders.
George Osborne's pledge to cut borrowing and return the UK economy to fiscal health was put in further doubt on Tuesday after data showed Britain's budget shortfall widened in August.
BERLIN, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Germany's private sector grew for the 17th month running in September, a survey showed on Tuesday, suggesting Europe's largest economy has expanded in the third quarter after a surprise contraction in the second.
Lou Jiwei, China's Finance Minister, left, and Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, attend the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in Cairns.
With markets heading south again on fading hopes of healthcare bids and poor eurozone manufacturing surveys, the day's big loser so far is Tate and Lyle after a shock profit warning.