• Watchdogs to fine Barclays boss over whistle...
    on 20/04/2018 at 6:05 am

    UK financial regulators are to fine Barclays chief executive Jes Staley over attempts to uncover the author of an anonymous letter. […]

  • Premier League players net £2.5bn in...
    on 19/04/2018 at 11:00 pm

    Premier League footballers took home £2.5bn in wages for the first time last season, though pay growth was at its weakest for 20 years when compared with surging club revenues. […]

  • Final sum for Brexit bill 'shrouded in...
    on 19/04/2018 at 7:28 pm

    A senior MP has claimed the final figure for the Brexit divorce bill is "shrouded in uncertainty", after a watchdog stressed the current estimate is based on a number of assumptions. […]

  • Pizza Hut UK ‎finally poised to change...
    on 19/04/2018 at 6:30 pm

    The British operations of Pizza Hut will be sold in the next‎ few days to a buyout team led by its chief executive, even as rival casual dining chains face painful restructurings or bankruptcy. […]

  • Botox maker's interest helps Shire shares soar
    on 19/04/2018 at 4:04 pm

    Shire has attracted further takeover interest as it continues to hold talks with a Japanese rival - helping its shares surge on Thursday. […]

  • PPI scandal payouts top £30bn after...
    on 19/04/2018 at 3:11 pm

    Claims for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) hit their highest level in four years during the second half of last year. […]

  • Closures loom at struggling House of Fraser
    on 19/04/2018 at 11:21 am

    The struggling department store chain House of Fraser (HoF) has drafted in advisers to examine options for accelerating its restructuring, raising the prospect of further shop closures at a dire time for the British high street. […]

  • Retail sales slide as cold weather takes toll
    on 19/04/2018 at 8:37 am

    Retail sales fell by 1.2% in March as freezing weather kept shoppers at home, official figures show. […]

  • Debenhams half-year profits slump by 85%
    on 19/04/2018 at 6:12 am

    Debenhams has reported an 85% slump in half-year profits after sales were battered by the Beast from the East and heavy restructuring costs also took their toll. […]

  • Sky posts 14% rise in nine-month earnings
    on 19/04/2018 at 5:58 am

    Sky has hailed an "excellent" set of financial results as it grew core earnings by 14% in the financial year-to-date despite the tough consumer environment. […]