A deputy governor of the Bank of England has warned against watering down financial services regulation to boost short-term growth, in what some will see as a rebuke to the government.
Mickey Mouse in front of the Sleeping Beauty castle at Disneyland Paris. Photograph: Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images. Agence France-Presse.
Ministers are considering scrapping “regressive” pension tax breaks for higher earners, amid claims that executives at the UK's biggest companies already plan to stop saving for their pensions.
BP's chief executive has warned that oil prices will be “lower for longer” as he revealed that falling prices and a further multibillion-dollar charge relating to the Gulf of Mexico disaster had fuelled a $6.3bn (£4bn) loss for the second quarter ...
The BBC gained an unlikely ally when the boss of ITV praised the corporation for making successful “commercial” shows such as Strictly Come Dancing.