Barclays profits fall as it plans to sell Africa business; US stock exchange group ICE 'considering counterbid' for LSE
Intercontinental Exchange, a US exchange group, is said to be exploring a potential counterbid for LSE
London and German stock exchanges rekindle old deal negotiations
If it is successful, the merger will create one of the world's largest exchanges for trading and risk managing derivatives.
The mistake resulted in the share price of Britain’s largest bank rising more than 10 per cent
The appointment of the ex-Facebook exec to head the UK's investment group for technology was seen as a big win for the PM
The new City regulator is going to adopt a more conciliatory tone but, its chief warns, that doesn't mean its predecessor's hard line will be entirely jettisoned
Banks 'wildly out of touch with real world'
Anti-capitalism protesters from the Occupy movement have pitched tents outside the Bank of England, they said tonight.
Four radical Islamists have admitted plotting a major pre-Christmas terror attack on the London Stock Exchange.
St Paul's Cathedral could be forced to close its doors to members of the public as more people are joining anti-capitalist protests taking place in its churchyard.
The London Stock Exchange is to welcome thousands of new worker drones next month, by introducing bees to its rooftop in the City.
Singapore's takeover of Sydney might look like a local deal, but analysts say it could kick off a fresh wave of mergers, including London and the Nasdaq
There was really only one game in town yesterday, as a surge in London's miners dominated the FTSE 100. Seven of the top 10 risers were in mining, as commodity prices stormed higher.
It may have come in for a few knocks and bruises over the past two or three years – some deserved, others not – but the Alternative Investment Market (Aim) is a major asset to the UK economy, according to research published last week.
Imagine it: a room full of suits in London's austere and business-like Institute of Civil Engineers, engaged in a passionate debate about religion. That was the scene on Wednesday at the annual general meeting of the London-based and LSE-listed mining company Vedanta, which has been trying for years to get permission to mine bauxite on Nyamgiri, a mountain in the east Indian state of Orissa.