The Co-operative Bank has admitted for the first time it is losing customers after a series of scandals including alleged drug-taking by former chairman Paul Flowers.
China calls for 'de-Americanized world' not dependent on the dollar as a reserve currency
An Early Day Motion has been tabled in Parliament calling on the Coalition to review its decision
Government will be in ‘an unacceptable position’, warns Treasury Secretary
Ruling means suspected fraudster dealing in virtual currency can be charged
Former vice-president found liable after complex subprime mortgage deal that led to $1bn losses
Economic View: I personally find it astounding that the West could have allowed such a build up of debt to occur
Ecnomic View: Understandably there has been criticism of the timing and phraseology of the Bernanke speech
Global sell-off on Fed move wipes out the last of the gains made by London's benchmark FTSE 100 this year
At the time of writing, the UK stock market, as measured by the FTSE All Share Index, has fallen around 7 per cent from the high it reached just a few weeks ago.
A row over the stadium has been going on for months
A hedge-fund tycoon lost more than £850,000 in a poker game at the weekend, it has been reported.
Collection of Jewish artefacts being sold off by hedge fund manager Michael Steinhardt
Worries that spending cuts and higher taxes are hitting employment prospects
Valerio Onida was duped by Radio 24 into thinking he was talking in confidence to the famous scientist Margherita Hack