James Moore is Deputy Business Editor at The Independent.
30 July 2014 01:17 AM
Scandal engulfed the banking sector again yesterday as the Swiss bank UBS and Deutsche Bank admitted that they had been dragged alongside Barclays into an escalating inquiry into predatory high-frequency traders in so-called “dark pool” stock exchanges.
30 July 2014 01:13 AM
Outlook They say youth will have its day. Next adhered to that principle when it appointed Simon – now Lord – Wolfson as chief executive at the tender age of 33, a decision that has worked out rather well for the company.
30 July 2014 01:13 AM
Outlook It isn’t a great surprise that the results filed by Deutsche Bank and UBS are awash with legal and regulatory costs and provisions.
30 July 2014 01:11 AM
Outlook They’re playing musical chairs in supermarket boardrooms again, and all the seats are hot ones.
29 July 2014 12:50 AM
Outlook: Even so, its £105m fine amounts to little more than a rounding error to Lloyds
28 July 2014 04:41 PM
‘Every little helps...’ Culture of fiddling costs Lloyds £217m in fines
28 July 2014 03:31 PM
Some of the blue has come off GlaxoSmithKline’s chips and even Sir Andrew Witty’s knighthood is looking a little tarnished as his share price tumbles and one of Britain’s most prestigious companies starts to look, well, mortal.
28 July 2014 01:46 AM
Britain’s banking sector will attempt to dispel the clouds surrounding it and show that it isn’t only Royal Bank of Scotland that is benefiting from the economic recovery as the reporting season gets into full swing this week.
26 July 2014 01:32 AM
Lloyds Banking Group has admitted it is likely to be the next bank to get hit by the Libor-fixing hammer.
25 July 2014 12:42 PM
Living standards are not rising in line with growth
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
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