James Moore is Deputy Business Editor at The Independent.
08 October 2014 01:17 AM
Outlook A matter of principle. At least, that’s how the impending resignations of John Trueman and Alan Thomson from HSBC’s UK bank are being cast. It seems that they are unhappy with rules being proposed by the Prudential Regulation Authority that could, in theory, result in bankers being jailed if their employer collapses and it emerges that they didn’t take reasonable steps to prevent it.
07 October 2014 01:11 AM
Divorce is very much the fashion around Silicon Valley these days. You might, at this point, say that’s always been the case, what with the hours its denizens put in.
07 October 2014 01:10 AM
Now would be the worst possible time for Jack Regan’s shooter to jam
Mining industry might think Glasenberg is holding its precious golden ticket but merger is not necessarily a good idea
07 October 2014 12:58 AM
The mining industry and its investors are in a febrile state. There is real fear that their golden goose – China – is about to stop laying eggs
02 October 2014 04:00 PM
How long do we have to wait before a body with a little more clout takes up the cudgels?
29 September 2014 12:37 AM
Complex inquiry into foreign exchange fixing could delay £1bn income for FCA
26 September 2014 11:23 PM
Watchdogs have given six city banks two months to accept a billion pound plus settlement of the long running foreign exchange trading scandal.
24 September 2014 01:07 AM
Outlook “Mothercare” and “turnaround plan” go together like “baby” and “nappy”. The chain’s latest effort is going to cost shareholders £100m via a deeply discounted rights issue with the funds slated for debt reduction and a store closure programme.
24 September 2014 01:06 AM
Outlook One consequence of the UK’s cynical approach to the corporate tax game has been the targeting of its companies by American rivals in search of more favourable domiciles.
24 September 2014 01:06 AM
Outlook The latest public sector borrowing figures represent a body blow to the Government, one made all the more painful given that they came out on the day of Ed Miliband’s speech to the Labour Party conference.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more