Bailey: HSBC must not 'delegate responsibility' for bank conduct

Andrew Bailey, a deputy governor of the Bank of England, says HSBC bosses must not 'delegate responsibility' for their actions

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 1:37 pm

Government tells Russian billionaire: you have seven days to save North Sea gas deal

Ed Davey, the Energy Secretary, tells Mikhail Fridman that 'protecting these assets is the ... priority'

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 1:31 pm

Energy networks face investigation over 'too high' costs to consumers

British Gas launches unprecedented appeal against regulated price settlements given to rivals including SSE

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 1:20 pm

Bank of England urged to let rip on inflation

Does it make any sense to raise the Bank of England's inflation target from 2pc to 4pc? No it does not

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 12:14 pm

Can Greece avoid going bankrupt this month?

Cash-strapped Athens may have been granted a temporary reprieve, but the country could join a list of international pariahs and default on its debt at the end of the month

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 12:00 pm

HSBC's 1.5pc cash Isa now pays £10 monthly bonus

HSBC is rewarding its current account customers with a monthly bonus of £10 if they also take out its cash Isa, which pays 1.5pc

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 11:57 am

Jay Z's £37m bid for music streaming service blocked

Minority owners of the company behind streaming service Tidal, which launched in the UK in October, rejected Jay Z's offer

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 11:55 am

Thousands more UK staff could see pay limited by EU bank regulator

European Banking Authority says more firms will have to apply bank bonus cap, affecting hundreds of extra companies, as it cracks down on allowances

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 11:10 am

Legal highs: GSK sells off world's biggest opium poppy field

GSK offloads its opiates business to India's Sun Pharmaceuticals

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 10:58 am

RBS turns Goodwin's opulent executive wing into small business hub

RBS HQ's executive wing, which will bring together key Scottish business organisations and entrepreneurs, featured large rooms adorned with expensive artwork and luxurious carpets and furniture

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 10:33 am

Greggs posts jump in profits and resumes buybacks

The bakery chain said sales and profits rose as its turnaround strategy of focusing on "food-on-the-go" bears fruit

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 10:32 am

ITV plans to return £250m to investors via a special dividend

ITV chief Adam Crozier celebrates company's return to financial health as a result of five years of restructuring

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 10:10 am

Here's why UK mergers and acquisitions activity is in the doldrums

Ask an M&A banker how things are going and they will invariably tell you that 'the pipeline looks good' - an incantation so frequently recited that it is beginning to take on the character of prayer

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 9:57 am

Standard Chartered bosses forgo bonuses as profits slump

The emerging markets-focused bank posted an annual profit of $5.2bn, the second consecutive fall and the lowest since 2009

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 9:36 am

Lord Rothschild: 'Investors face a geopolitical situation as dangerous as any since WW2'

Chairman of the popular RIT Capital Partners investment trust warns of 'horrendous' problems in Europe

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 8:32 am

Watchdog bans misleading Amazon Prime 'free trial' ad

Amazon has come under fire for sending misleading advertisements to customers

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 8:23 am

CGT: 'Can we sell our home to our son free of tax?'

Ask an Expert: A couple who moved to France in 2008 want to sell their home in England to their son, who has lived there for the last seven years

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 8:08 am

Tesco turns to Unilever again for new director

Tesco appoints Byron Grote to board as Gareth Bullock becomes third non-executive in a week to announce they will step down

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 7:37 am

Carillion still feeling recession's impact as it posts flat results

Support services and construction group Carillion reports flat annual revenues but hopes for margin improvement

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 7:31 am

Britons get worse pensions than French and Germans

Telegraph analysis of 25 countries shows European systems more generous - with an important caveat

Posted by on 4 March 2015 | 6:07 am