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UK IPOs surge in best post-crisis performance

Thumbs Up At Desk

The number of U.K. companies opting to float on the stock market has risen this year to its highest volume since 2007, according to new research, marking an improvement in funding conditions as the economy recovers.

RBS carve up latest

Chisel Split Ice

The UK Treasury is set to unveil its verdict on a break-up of Royal Bank of Scotland shortly after the Tory Party conference, The Independent on Sunday has revealed.



Wall Street

Top 10 books about bankers

I wanted to write a book about bankers because finance seems to have replaced politics, with democracy beginning to feel like a system that allows voters to decide which politician gets to implement what “the markets” dictate.