Glencore shares rose sharply in London after a report said the embattled commodities trader and miner would listen to offers for the company.
HMV will continue its remarkable turnaround in the run-up to Christmas, embarking on an international expansion drive just two years after falling into administration.
China’s downturn, the prospect of rising interest rates and uncertainty about the global economic outlook have knocked confidence among bosses of the UK’s biggest companies, according to a survey.
Inevitably, one day, there will be a Hollywood film about the rigging of Libor. “In a city where cash is king,” you can almost imagine the trailer voiceover beginning, “one man’s greed dwarfs all others.”
The Obama administration sent a clear message on Friday: if anyone is to blame for the US economy slowdown, it is Congress.
Any UK involvement announced deals for the first nine months of 2015. Data compiled by Thomson Reuters.
Marie and Shaun Langley are just an ordinary Sheffield couple – she’s a childminder, he’s an IT worker.
Global Investment Banking Fees Total US$64.5 billion; Slowest Quarter for IB Fees since 2011; America Fees Down 1%; Europe Falls 25%
Any Asia-Pacific ex-Japan involvement announced deals for the first nine months of 2015. League table compiled by Thomson Reuters.
Any Japan involvement announced deals for the first nine months of 2015. Data compiled by Thomson Reuters.
A vote to leave the European Union would trigger economic and political convulsions in the UK, plunging the country back into recession and sending the pound sharply lower, a forecasting group has warned.
A friend tells me why he is voting Remain. “My wife works for a French bank and they would pull out of London if we left the EU.”