Jim Armitage is Business Editor of The Independent and former Deputy City Editor of the Evening Standard
23 September 2014 01:44 PM
Even the "world's savviest investor" is losing money in Tesco
23 September 2014 12:03 AM
Analysts said the astonishing size of the shortfall in its profits admitted to yesterday seemed to be related to one relatively narrow area
19 September 2014 07:19 PM
Banks and financial giants refused to give concrete guarantees to retain their headquarters in Scotland despite the No vote – amid ongoing uncertainty around the deals that will be struck between Westminster and Holyrood over more powers for the Scottish Parliament.
19 September 2014 06:24 PM
The high profile legal row over whether Goldman Sachs exploited naïve Colonel Gadaffi-era staff at Libya’s sovereign wealth fund has erupted as the bank countersued, claiming the false allegations could damage its good reputation.
19 September 2014 09:52 AM
British executive Mark Reilly handed three-year suspended sentence
19 September 2014 08:40 AM
London's financial markets rallied this morning following the victory for the No campaign in the Scottish referendum with the FTSE 100 Index up 50.63 points to 6869.92.
Scottish referendum results: Global investors, businesses and the City have their victory as Scotland says 'No'
19 September 2014 08:00 AM
After the shrillest campaign of fear from the financial and corporate community since the banks' great lobbying against reforms after they caused the financial crisis, the Scottish people decided to vote "no". They have decided, as City traders would say, to adopt a "risk off" strategy.
19 September 2014 06:00 AM
Expert says pound could surge 1 per cent within opening minutes
18 September 2014 09:25 PM
Elliott Management, the vulture fund famed for being one of the “holdout” creditors refusing to accept Argentina’s debt-forgiveness deal, has made a profit of over £273m in two years on its investment in the collapsed video games retailer Game Digital.
18 September 2014 04:42 PM
China and India today signed a raft of trade deals and declared they would renew their efforts for peace on their disputed common border as reformist new Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted Premier Xi Jinping on a state visit to India.
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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