Standard Chartered, the bank reeling from billions of dollars of losses on soured energy loans, has increased lending to oil refineries just as companies across that industry face a slump in profit.
The pace of layoffs announced by U.S.-based companies rose for a second-straight month in July, as the U.S. energy patch once again shed workers.
The number of people in permanent work fell by its sharpest amount since the recession in July, it was revealed Friday morning.
Anxiety is a normal part of life and it can affect us all in different ways and at different times.
So that's it - after seven long years of interest rates becoming increasingly boring, today the Bank of England's monetary policy committee (MPC) voted to cut the base rate to 0.25 per cent.
West Ham striker split opinion in Olympic Stadium opener.
Newcastle United and Aston Villa strikers are among the favourites to finish as Championship top scorer.
Aston Villa midfielder delighted at the transfer.
Liverpool will be aiming to finish in the top four of the Premier League this coming season.
Twitter has inked a deal with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to broadcast exclusive live programming via the social media site as it looks to counter stagnant user growth.
A number of Mark Warburton's summer signings made their Ibrox debuts on Tuesday.
Sunderland look set to lose their manager to the national side.