SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Asian markets were mostly higher Monday after the Fed's pledge not to rush to raise interest rates prompted investors to add risky assets ahead of the year-end holiday.
CHANCELLOR George Osborne yesterday confirmed the government would make price-fixing in foreign exchange markets a criminal offence in 2015.
The sharp fall in the value of the rouble, coupled with the near-halving of the oil price, mean more bailouts are likely to be needed.
FINANCIAL market regulators have warned that if the fall in oil prices were sustained, it could be a problem for the UK's financial stability.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's accounting watchdog has launched an inquiry into the preparation, approval and audit of Tesco's accounts over the last four years, including the role of external auditor PwC [PWC.