James Moore is Deputy Business Editor at The Independent.
06 August 2014 01:18 AM
Outlook Talking about being late to parties, credit ratings agencies have made an art form of it. The don’t usually arrive until after everyone has gone home and the cleaners have started to make an attack on the mess.
06 August 2014 01:17 AM
Outlook If you’re late to a party there’s always the risk that all the good booze will have been drunk by the time you get there.
06 August 2014 01:16 AM
Outlook “In making our comments, we were not seeking to make a political comment.” If he can make more disingenuous statements like that with a straight face, then a political career may be ahead for David Nish, the chief executive of Standard Life.
04 August 2014 12:46 PM
Pre-tax profits for the first half of the year dived 12% to $12.3 billion, with profits from its investment banking unit also down 12%
04 August 2014 12:37 AM
HSBC’s executives will seek respite from the mounting controversy over their closure of Muslim accounts when they present their 2014 first-half profits in Hong Kong.
02 August 2014 12:45 PM
The bank has been careful not to enter the political debate over Scottish independence
31 July 2014 03:35 PM
Credit Suisse today became the latest bank dragged into the escalating “dark pool” trading scandal.
31 July 2014 12:40 PM
The bank increased its PPI provisions by £600 million as it warned of increased clear-up costs
31 July 2014 12:49 AM
Bankers face jail time and could have their bonuses taken back
30 July 2014 01:50 PM
Pre-tax profits for the first half of the year fell 7% to £3.35 billion on revenues down 12% to £13.3 billion
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Marijuana use by teenagers does not result in a lower IQ or worse exam results, study finds
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes too far at the Q Awards
- 5 NHS staff banned from drinking tea or coffee on the job because it looks like they're not working hard enough