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 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'
Charles Green's consortium purchased the business and assets of Rangers last summer
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.
Alisher Usmanov has increased his shareholding in Arsenal beyond the 29 per cent mark.
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.
He claims to live in a former council house, holidays in the South of France only thanks to the generosity of friends and says even when his business (now in liquidation) was at its height, it was only a tiny operation.