Tired of two weeks vacation a year? Perhaps you should work for Virgin, where boss Richard Branson believes in offering unlimited time off to staff.
A U.K. probe into Barclays Plc's dealings with Qatar’s sovereign-wealth fund during the financial crisis has shifted to look at whether transactions were properly disclosed, the Financial Times reported.
BNP Paribas Chairman Baudouin Prot plans to step down this week, according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision. He would be at least the second senior banker to resign since the bank’s $8.97 billion fine for violating U.S. sanctions.
Apple's $3-billion acquisition of Beats earlier this year helped co-founder Dr. Dre jump to the top of Forbes' Hip-Hop Cash Kings list - but a hefty tax bill means he's not a billionaire just yet.
A month after bolting barefoot from the courthouse , a New York City investor relations executive returned to court and pleaded guilty Wednesday in an insider trading case. It was his 52nd birthday.
Confidence is draining from German businesses, with a survey finding sentiment fell for a fifth successive month in September to its lowest level in nearly 18 months.
US regulators are seeking to shut down Butterfly Labs, a Missouri-based company they allege deceptively marketed specialised computers designed to produce the virtual currency bitcoins.
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And all over 'the right to light'.
Barclays was fined twice in one day for client account failures in the U.K. and the U.S., hurting the bank’s effort to rehabilitate a tarnished image. It agreed to pay a total of $77 million in penalties.
The level of inflation poses a risk to the UK economy, but not in the way that you might think.
Living standards in the UK have finally made up the ground lost as a result of the financial crash following the boost to incomes provided by rising employment and falling inflation, according to the Resolution Foundation.
UBS has begun scoring employees specifically on their behaviour, meaning year-end bonuses could be affected by whether they act ethically or are team players, two sources familiar with the policy said on Monday.