The long-standing problem in British lending is holding businesses back but the tide is starting to turn, the U.K.'s Business Secretary told CNBC.
Once upon a time, it was only Alice who vanished down a rabbit hole. Nowadays, we're all falling in head-first – thanks to a bunch of central bankers.
The fines that the five banks have coughed up, will now go straight into UK finance minister George Osborne's pre-election coffers.
Britain’s other workers could use the way banks divvy up their profits as a blueprint.
One of George Osborne's closest advisers is thought to be considering leaving government, possibly for a high paying role at a hedge fund.
British business will not be harmed by a British exit from the European Union, the leader of Britain's euroskeptic U.K. Independence Party (UKIP) told CNBC.
Some of the world's leading banks are slated for a £2 billion fine from U.K. regulators, following investigations into currency rigging.
The debate over Scottish independence has become so bitter that whatever the outcome, either Scotland or the UK will become deeply divided, writes CNBC's Helia Ebrahimi.
Heineken has outwitted SABMiller again –leaving insiders to describe the U.K.-listed company as "desperate" and "grasping at straws".
Flummoxed by the prospect of an independent Scotland? Here's a financial A to Z of what's in store for Scotland after a 'Yes' vote.