Knight Capital’s $440m trading loss stemmed from old computer software that was inadvertently reactivated when a new program was installed, according to two people briefed on the matter.
Chelsea, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Birmingham City players will be among those extra keen to impress for the Three Lions this evening.
Wolves are reported to want £15 million for striker Steven Fletcher, turning down a £12 million offer from Sunderland.
A senior Bank of England policymaker said quantitative easing was a better way of kickstarting the economy than further interest rate cuts.
The man accused of murdering the schoolgirl Tia Sharp has appeared at the Old Bailey via a videolink.
Manchester City have promised Everton first call on a loan move for out of favour Adam Johnson. This comes after the recent business carried out between the two clubs involving the transfer of Jack Rodwell. Clint Dempsey has also been linked, who rivals Liverpool are chasing.
Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have all been shortlisted for UEFA’s Best Player in Europe Award today and it’s hard to suggest anyone who would have a claim to being nominated ahead of the three.
The sack race was lost by Steve Bruce last season when he was removed from his post at The Stadium of Light. Will it be bosses of West Brom, West Ham, Chelsea, Norwich City or Swansea City who emulate him this campaign?
Standard Chartered Plc, having settled a New York money laundering probe for $340 million the day before it was to defend its right to operate in the state, still faces federal inquiries over claims it helped sanctioned nations including Iran illegally funnel money through the U.S.
Spain’s government is considering a request for a sovereign bailout, European Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Olli Rehn signaled.