Category : BUSINESS

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 days ago

Bankers ditch 'banking' from trade body name

Britain's biggest lenders have agreed to drop the word "banking" from the name of their trade association amid opposition from building societies and other prospective members of the newly enlarged body. Sky News has learnt that a steering committee...

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 days ago

Number of women working past 70 doubles

The number of women working past the age of 70 has more than doubled in the last four years, analysis of official data shows. It suggested that they were catching up with men - who also saw an increase in the number working later in life. The report...

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 days ago

Markets head lower on doubts over Trump plans

Global stock markets have come under pressure amid fears that shares - boosted by the election of Donald Trump - may be at their most overvalued in 17 years. London's FTSE 100 Index was more than 70 points, or 1%, lower in early trading - though it...