Japanese government to discuss the idea of Bitcoin regulation in a drive to protect consumer interests.
As parts of America are experiencing their worst winter in 30 years, the severe weather has taken its toll on the US’s economic recovery, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.
Bailed-out Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays have handed their bosses almost £1m in shares to sidestep the new rules from Brussels which are intended to clampdown on bankers' pay.
London has held on to its crown as the favourite city of the global elite, but has New York and Asian cities snapping at its heels.
The Japanese cabinet is to consider how best to apply the country’s existing laws to bitcoin – with a view to taxing the currency.
One of the architects of the EU's cap on bankers' bonuses has called for the UK government to be sued for allowing banks to sidestep the new rules as two more high street banks were preparing to hand their bosses up to £1m in extra pay to avoid the clampdown.
Banks, hedge funds and fund managers will recoup all the cash they were owed by the UK arm of Lehman Brothers when it collapsed five years ago, and the administrators said on Wednesday they expect to be left with a £5bn surplus.
A bitcoin bank has been forced to close after hackers stole 896 bitcoin, worth £365,000, in an attack on Sunday.
Research for British Heart Foundation says cigarette breaks cost employers £1,815 a year for each full-time worker who smokes
Pierre Omidyar, the billionaire founder of eBay, branded activist investor Carl Icahn “false and misleading” Thursday as a bitter row over the future of the auction site escalated.