The cost of the payment protection insurance scandal escalated again on Wednesday as Barclays took another £900m provision to cover the costs of compensating customers mis-sold the insurance product.
Shares in Twitter rose sharply on Tuesday, after the company beat analysts’ expectations with higher-than-expected revenues and user numbers.
BP has warned investors that its finances and corporate image could be hurt by western sanctions against Russia.
Rising interest rates in advanced economies and a slowdown in emerging markets could combine to cut global growth by as much as 2%, the International Monetary Fund has warned.
Two more banks – UBS and Deutsche Bank – have been drawn in to the controversy over "dark pools", the private trading systems recently highlighted by bestselling author Michael Lewis in his latest book on Wall Street.
Argentina is on the brink of its second debt default since the turn of the century , as hopes fade that last-minute talks will hammer out a deal with vulture fund bondholders.
The average company boss is 54 years old, male and studied economics at Oxford, Cambridge or Harvard, according to a survey of management in eight countries.
Lloyds Banking Group has suspended seven employees after it was hit with a £226m bill from regulators on both sides of the Atlantic for rigging crucial interest rates.
The Libor-rigging scandal took a new twist on Monday when Lloyds Banking Group faced accusations of unlawful behaviour after being ordered pay compensation to the Bank of England for manipulating the fees it paid for emergency funding during the height of the banking crisis.
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