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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

When Lord Turner arrived at the Financial Services Authority as the new chairman in September 2008, the Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds TSB were hanging on by their fingertips in the private sector, nobody had heard of quantitative easing, and Bob Diamond, the chief executive of Barclays, had just announced an audacious bid for the investment bank and trading ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

In early trading, shares in the state-backed lender dropped 5.4pc to 308p as the market got its first chance to ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

In his first newspaper interview since the surprise announcement last week that he was quitting, Mr Hester said that privatising ...

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News by Sector - Transport

Mr Walsh said Heathrow Airport Holdings, which operates the hub to the west of London, was seeking permission for the ...

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News by Sector - Transport

In a wide ranging interview, Sir Mike said politicians had spent too long talking about new runways but had failed ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

Steve Varley, the UK chairman of Ernst & Young, revealed that the accountancy firm knew of the significant number of ...

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News by Sector - Retail and Consumer

“People of the same trade seldom meet together, even for merriment and diversion, but the conversation ends in a conspiracy ...

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News by Sector - Transport

Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, will announce a programme of investment through to the end of the next ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

Michael Fallon, the enterprise minister, said that the Treasury will demand at meetings in Brussels this week that the proposals ...

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News by Sector - Support Services

Moya Greene, Royal Mail’s chief executive, revealed that she has given a roadshow presentation to the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan ...

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News by Sector - Transport

The study, which will form part of the Commission’s analysis of where to build new runways in the UK, finds ...

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News by Sector - Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals

Sir Andrew is set to use the company’s second quarter results next week to reveal that GSK’s own investigation into ...

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News by Sector - Energy

“The fact that German electricity prices are among the highest in Europe, must serve as a warning signal,” said the ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

News of the sale of the investment - believed to be in the region of £7m - follows a series ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

Breaking his silence after Friday’s damning account from the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards, Sir James said he was “deeply ...

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News by Sector - Transport

David Sleath, the chief executive of property giant Segro, which has £1.2bn of assets directly linked to Heathrow, said that ...

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News by Sector - Transport

For a man whose fortune is estimated to be in excess of $100m (£66m), Bruce Dickinson does not need to ...

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News by Sector - Banks and Finance

The state-backed lender began talks with the European Commission (EC) this month ahead of the deadline for the disposal of ...

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News by Sector - Energy

Lord Deighton, who was made Commercial Secretary to the Treasury in January, will lead negotiations with the French nuclear firm, ...

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News by Sector - Retail and Consumer

The coffee shop chain will reveal the amounts in its annual report, which is set to be published as early ...

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