Barclays did not make any 'illegal payment' to win a banking license in Saudi Arabia, the bank said in a statement in response to a newspaper report last week that said U.S. authorities were looking at whether improper payments were made
JPMorgan Chase and Credit Suisse agreed to pay more than $416m to settle U.S. regulatory claims they misled investors while selling billions of dollars of investments linked to home loans.
Well over half of British voters now want to leave the European Union, according to an opinion poll that shows anti-EU sentiment is sweeping through all three main political parties.
"If men can run the world," asked the American network news broadcaster Linda Ellerbee, "why can't they stop wearing neckties? How intelligent is it to start the day by tying a little noose around your neck?"
In terms of gender balance at the top, the Bank of England is as bad as UK plc. The nine members of the monetary policy committee (MPC) are all men, as are the 11 members of the financial policy committee (FPC). Threadneedle Street has three governors and 10 other executive directors, of whom only one – the HR boss, Catherine Brown – is a woman. Lady Rice is the only non-male among the dozen members of the Bank's court of governors.
A New York man recruited by al-Qaeda was sentenced to the equivalent of two life terms in prison by a federal judge for plotting to bomb the city’s subway system.
Today I walked by a Ferrari dealership. One banner in the window that read: Live the Dream. The other one read: Be Envied.
Thinking about a place to stash some upcoming bonus cash? How about a little real estate?
24 hours after the North London Derby, fans may have a new perspective on Ivan Gazidis' comments on Arsenal going onto compete with the best in the world. What's your opinion?
Chelsea have been linked with the transfer of Radamel Falcao for weeks and months. They are one of the only clubs that can afford him and they are one of the only clubs that definitely need to sign him.