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MPs Consider RBS and Lloyds Options

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An influential committee of MPs will on Tuesday hold a hearing into the potential sale of the taxpayers' stakes in Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group, as fears grow that the public could be left with a multibillion-pound loss on the shares.



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'Crossing' Goldman Sachs

Sergey Aleynikov, the former Goldman Sachs programmer accused of stealing company secrets, violated a confidentiality agreement with the bank — but that doesn’t make it a crime, lawyers for the 45-year-old defendant told a jury Wednesday.