Supermarkets and suppliers have stepped up efforts to block the £14.1billion merger of Sainsbury’s and Asda, warning it could increase prices and limit options for shoppers.
Biz - Money
One of the curious attributes of the U.S. stock market in 2018 is that while there are growing concerns over the outlook for growth going forward, sectors traditionally seen as safe have struggled the most, while the ones more closely correlated to macroeconomic conditions have generally risen.
Oil prices rose on Monday in volatile trade as market participants lowered their expectations for how much OPEC might increase production and investors assessed the impact of a trade dispute between the United States and China.
JPMorgan Chase Bank will have to pay a $65 million civil penalty to settle charges that it attempted manipulating ISDAfix benchmark swap rates between 2007 and 2012, the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission said on Monday.
You have to hand it to the nation’s favourite tax exile Sir Richard Branson. When he founded Virgin Direct in 1995 he aimed to shake up the fuddy-duddy world of finance.
Sir Richard Branson will make £15million a year from the sale of Virgin Money – while 1,500 staff lose their jobs.
Many doctors worry that private equity and other companies emphasize profit, to the detriment of patient care.