The cap will aim to control rising gas and electric prices, which have doubled over the past decade, and is expected to reduce annual energy bills for millions of UK homes by around £100.
The Financial Reporting Council has excluded a retired partner from the industry body and hit Grant Thornton with a £3.5m fine, reduced to £2.3m after a settlement discount.
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Hayward, 59, is retiring as chairman of Genel Energy in June, just six years after taking over the Kurdistan oil company. He will be replaced by industry veteran Stephen Whyte.
Shares in big data company WANdisco soared 20 per cent after it announced its biggest ever deal, worth £3.2million, with a multinational financial services firm.
The FTSE saw its biggest one day jump in seven months as the victory of centrist Emmanuel Macron over hard-right Eurosceptic Marine Le Pen sparked a rally among investors.
Marks & Spencer boss Steve Rowe was in hot water soon after he took the top job for talking about female customers as 'Mrs M&S', which some found patronising.
Pittsburgh-based PPG has offered to buy Akzo Nobel, the parent company of Dulux, for £22.5bn. Akzo, has rebuffed two previous offers from PPG, a £19.3bn bid and a £18.1bn bid.
Wilson, whose 13-year campaign against HSBC resulted in a multi-million pound compensation pay-out to thousands of customers in January, is standing in the general election.
The 52-year-old, who has houses in Exeter and Mallorca, purchased 134,000 shares at 9.3p, while his wife Judith bought 15,800 shares at 9.2p.
Sunday's French election results are unlikely to revive the struggling Gallic economy.
Last year, 66 SMEs had raised Rs 540 crore through IPOs
Indian markets saw biggest single-day gain in nearly 6 weeks as centrist Macron was ahead in first round
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL) on Monday reclaimed the tag most-valued Indian company from Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) after more than four years. The oil-to-telecoms conglomerate is
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Retail investors seem to be buying non-convertible debentures (NCDs) aggressively. Recently, Muthoot Finance came up with an NCD issue of Rs 2,000 crore, which offered interest rate between 8.25 per c
Without price increases or deals to boost earnings, the pharmaceuticals sector faces a weak earnings season.
Sugar prices at Vashi declined by ?5-10 for fair quality and ruled steady for fine variety on Monday on routine demand, supply and volume. Arrivals at Vashi were 59-60 truckloads and local dispatches
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The small cardamom markets, after falling sharply over the past 15 days, recovered last weekend by around ?100 a kg on good demand amid supply squeeze at auctions held in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.At th.
‘Lets Millet’ is the new tagline for the Karnataka Agriculture Department’s campaign as it seeks to foster tie-ups between growers of organic products and modern trade retailers such as Future Group
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U.S. paint giant PPG has sensibly combined its latest offer for European rival Akzo Nobel with a raft of commitments to staff and other local interest groups.
Investors with a short-term perspective can buy the stock of Castrol India at current levels. The stock took support in the base zone between ?355 and ?365 in late December 2016 and started to trend.
Indications are that SBI Life Insurance would not raise fresh capital through the proposed IPO
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While there has been a proliferation of discount brokerage firms, Anand Rathi, Founder & Chairman, Anand Rathi Financial Services, is unperturbed about its impact on his broking business. This is
Dilip Buildcon on Monday said it has bagged a ?125-crore project for construction of a parallel taxi track at Goa airport. In a notification to the stock exchanges, the company said the Airports Auth
First State Investments has hiked its stake by 1.03 percentage points in Cyient, formerly Infotech Enterprises, by buying 11.60 lakh shares in the open market. In a BSE filing, Cyient said Colonial F
Last month, the Federal Reserve Bank approved People’s United Financial, Inc.’s acquisition of Suffolk Bancorp. As part of its approval, the Fed quadrupled its review threshold for banking M&A transac
Adlabs Entertainment on Monday said its board will meet on April 27 to consider a proposal for raising funds. The fund-raising options include issue of convertible warrants and equity shares on prefe
DPSC on Monday said that Power Trust, a shareholder of the company, is proposing to sell up to 2.50 crore equity shares through an offer-for-sale (OFS) on the separate window provided by the BSE and