Markets & Economy

  • 6 July 2015

    The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has upgraded its rating for Bangladesh, in a move that should make it easier for local entrepreneurs and banks to secure credit, the country's central bank governor said on Sunday.

  • 6 July 2015
  • 6 July 2015

    Retailers will take centre stage this week as high street bellwether Marks & Spencer updates on trading and faces shareholders at its annual general meeting, while investors will also gather for the Sainsbury's AGM to hear how its boss plans to turn the grocer around.

  • 5 July 2015

    Most of our share tips managed to keep their cool last week as stock market suffered wild swings in both directions on the latest twists and turns in the epic Greek financial saga.

  • 2 July 2015

    Britain's builders have enjoyed a post-election bounce back as the construction sector grew at its fastest pace since February, according to new figures.

  • 1 July 2015

    European stocks rallied today after renewed prospects for a bailout deal for debt-stricken Greece emerged amid reports that the country may be willing to accept creditor terms.

  • 1 July 2015

    Britain's manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace in more than two years last month, impacted by subdued demand from Europe.