The Ministry of Defence is under pressure to rebuff the attempt of one of Britain's biggest companies to take over the £14bn agency that buys the armed forces' missiles and submarines in the wake of the electronic tagging scandal.
UK banks and businesses could face multimillion pound fines for defrauding their customers in a crackdown on white-collar crime to be announced by Labour.
Mark King had been considered a “rising star” of company’s leadership team
Chancellor writes SFO cheques - so is there a conflict of interest?
Even for a man with more than £300m to burn, stockbroker Nicholas Levene’s life was marked by years of staggering excess.
Labour will scrap the police watchdog following bitter criticism of its performance in a series of cases that have undermined public confidence in the service, Yvette Cooper, the shadow Home Secretary, said today.
Under-fire banking giant Barclays today named its retail and business banking boss Antony Jenkins as chief executive.
As Asil Nadir fought the battle of his life at the Old Bailey, the question on everyone's lips was: "Why did he come back?"
The bankers at the heart of the Barclays interest rate-rigging scandal could be prosecuted for fraud, an offence that usually carries a prison sentence, it was disclosed yesterday.
Over 50,000 Revenue and Customs workers will go on strike tomorrow in protest at "massive cuts" they claim undermined efforts to clamp down on tax avoidance schemes.
Court to unravel case of the billionaires' Angolan mining deal that's anything but clear-cut
As Obama plans taxes on super-rich, Eduardo Saverin applies to give up citizenship
Cahal Milmo on the man with 'no business acumen' who has built an enviable lifestyle
He still faces three court cases, but the former premier is far from finished.
Russia's Interior Ministry has been accused of "spitting on the grave of a dead man" as it pressed on with the investigation into Sergei Magnitsky, the lawyer who died in custody.
For years, no one could understand why such a huge proportion – 97 per cent – of Long Island Railroad workers retired on disability benefit. Now the brazen secret is out, and the perpetrators are facing jail. David Usborne on a spectacular scam