BT said it would raise $1.5 billion through a placing of new shares to fund its 12.5 billion pounds ($19 billion) acquisition of EE.
Christian Schulz, Senior Economist with Berenberg Bank, says the Bank of England is under more pressure to tighten than ease at Thursday's meeting.
Discussing spending cuts in the U.K., Paul Johnson, director at IFS, says the difference in policy between Labour and the Conservatives hasn't been this wide since 1992.
Discussing Greece, Adam Posen, president of Peterson Institute for international economics & former BoE MPC member, says that "in the short term," Greece and Europe are moving in the right direction. However a short-term loss for Greece will not help Europe in the long-term.
Shares of GlaxoSmithKline jumped on Wednesday, despite the company posting a 3 percent fall in full-year revenue.
Peter Schaffrik, head of U.K. and European rates at RBC, says the country's economy is "ticking along" at a good pace and this could lead to an interest rate rise before the end of the year.
There was good news for U.K. businesses on Monday, after an influential economic group said a long-awaited uptick in lending would start this year.
The first Monday of February is called National Sickie Day as more employees call in sick than usual. But being sick may not be the real reason.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer reveals which company’s worth banking on.
How can one man make such a huge difference for the double arches? Jim Cramer thinks he could make it or break it.
Cathrin Petty, co-head of EMEA healthcare at JP Morgan, says the U.K. has the capacity to be a successful market for life sciences, and the year ahead for healthcare IPOs looks strong.
Peter Wilding, director at British Influence, discusses the rise of UKIP, the euro currency and the potential of a 'Brexit' from the EU.
H&M sales have beaten expectations and is planning on expanding internationally. Jyrki Tervonen, chief financial officer, says that focusing on the customer is essential to the functioning of their business.
How much would you pay for a drug that could prolong your life? £1 million? Try 10 times that amount.
With 99 days left to the UK general election, William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says this is "one of the closest" elections in terms of the opinion polls.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, discusses how the Conservative party aims for "fairness" when it comes to English votes.
William Hague, leader of the House of Commons, says he doesn't see a coalition between his Conservative Party and UKIP after May's general election.
CNBC's Phil Han reports on the state of the U.K. general election campaign, as the candidates count down 99 days until votes are cast.
Adam Chester, head of UK macroeconomics at Lloyds Bank, shares his thoughts on the latest GDP, data for the UK.
Andrew Sentance, senior economic advisor at PWC, says the Bank of England should have raised interest rates by now.