The ratio of women to men in management-level positions has stagnated and, at the current rate, it will take 75 years for there to be equal numbers of men and women at the top level.
A fifth of British workers expect to be working until at least they're 70 with a just over a half of them believing they'll be better-off than their parents - way below the global average of 70 percent, new research shows.
Deutsche Bank denied a German newspaper report on Friday that claimed a senior bank official knew of alleged currency market manipulation efforts as far back as 2006.
The Royal Bank of Scotland has given 11 directors a share package worth up to £18.25m ($30.47m).
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his bearish thoughts on financial markets, appears to be equally pessimistic on the fledgling virtual currency bitcoin.
Members of parliament will grill the Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, on Tuesday about his plans to modernise governance at the central bank in light of the escalating foreign exchange scandal.
The UK economy will exceed its pre-recession peak this summer, according to the latest predictions from British businesses, despite warnings that the recovery is on shaky foundations as a booming housing market stokes consumer confidence .
It took about four years for the Bank of England, under Lord King's governorship, to be persuaded to examine its performance and decision-making during the financial crisis.
The union representing Rolls-Royce managers has blamed the company's "bonus culture" for the string of bribery and corruption scandals dogging the company.
The US unemployment rate rose to 6.7% in February, even as the economy added more jobs than economists had expected.
Royal Bank of Scotland could reach a settlement within weeks on claims it misled investors in selling U.S. mortgage-backed securities, passing another milestone in its recovery from the financial crisis, analysts said on Friday.
HSBC will start building a new Middle East headquarters near the world’s tallest tower in Dubai as the lender aims to combine staff from three other locations in the city.
The former chairman of Barclays has warned that the British economy could be harmed if regulators continue to curb risk-taking in the banking industry.