The FTSE 100 is still suffering its worse start to the year in four decades.
Today’s agreed payouts were $384 million from Barclays, $285 million from HSBC, $255 million from Royal Bank of Scotland
The bank said total revenue for the third quarter was $6.4bn, generating net income of $1.43bn, a lower figure than analysts had estimated
Engineering firm Amec today revealed a $3.2 billion (£1.9 billion) potential offer for rival Foster Wheeler, keeping up this year’s hectic start for takeover activity.
Goldman Sachs and UBS are among banks and investors who control vast numbers of the shares
Officials from Goldman Sachs and UBS were given a grilling by MPs amid complaints that company was undervalued
Former vice-president found liable after complex subprime mortgage deal that led to $1bn losses
Financial giant is accused of exploiting rules over metal warehousing in order to manipulate commodity prices
But judge tells UK Uncut that deal was 'not a glorious episode in the history of the Revenue'
A “sweetheart” tax deal which saved Goldman Sachs millions of pounds was agreed by HMRC to save Chancellor George Osborne from “major embarrassment”, a court has heard.
We’re used to disgruntled employees’ resignations doing the rounds these days. In the internet age, those bitter parting words can be uploaded and forwarded in an instant.
The resignation letter of Groupon CEO Andy Mason is not the first to cause a stir. Many disgruntled workers have used their final days to issue a parting shot to their colleagues, an apology for their incompetency, or even an exposé of their firm’s inner workings.
The big question now is whether there has been permanent damage
The column that runs rings round the rest
Are the kids alright? Not really, to judge by the Traverse’s theatre programme. In Simon Stephens’ Morning, which concludes with words “There is only terror. There is no hope”, the troubled state of today’s youth is laid bare in sinister and brutal fashion.
George Osborne will have plenty to ponder when the Olympic caravan finally leaves town