Standard Chartered Plc Chief Executive Officer Peter Sands, seen here, and Chairman John Peace have come under pressure amid a 31 percent decline in the shares this year.
Shoppers across the U.S. sacrificed prime feasting and football-watching time to get a head start on early Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving evening.
Electricity generators Drax Power and Intergen have paid fines for failing to fund energy-saving measures for households in low-income areas.
Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Friday that the stronger performance of the U.S. and U.K. economies was proof of the efficacy of QE.
Annual Growth in the UK housing market has fallen for the third month running and now stands at 8.5%, down 0.5% on October, according to new figures from the Nationwide building society.