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 former top HSBC banker has been found guilty of defrauding a client in a $3.5bn currency deal, a landmark legal decision that could have far-reaching implications for the workings of the $5.3tn-a-day foreign exchange market.
A new law to govern the minimum price for selling alcohol in Wales is set to be rolled out. The move will see the introduction of a formula based on the percentage strength of the alcohol and its volume.
A revival of break-up hopes at GKN helped the FTSE 100 edge fractionally higher after the London benchmark had its first weekly reverse in more than a month.
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 ...