Former HSBC Holdings Plc currency trader Mark Johnson was found guilty of fraud for front-running a $3.5 billion client order, a victory for U.S.
A new emission charging system for older, more polluting vehicles in London is just a “first step” and must be accompanied by wider measures such as a national diesel scrappage scheme, according to environment groups.
A law to set a minimum price for selling alcohol in Wales has been unveiled. Ministers believe tackling excessive drinking could save a life a week and mean 1,400 fewer hospital admissions a year.
Investors cheered reports that engineering firm GKN could split in two, sending its shares to the top of the FTSE 100 and helping the blue chip index edge into positive territory.
And finally... Pendragon have ended the day a whopping 18% down, at a four-year low. This morning's profit warning has gone down very badly with the City, with traders unimpressed that the firm will only make �60m this year, not the �75m previously ...