The collapse of outsourcing provider Carillion has put the question of pension provision firmly in the spotlight. Carillion's significant pension liabilities which will be absorbed into the UK's pension fund lifeboat (more properly known as the Pension Protection Fund).
From investor to customer the technology industry is just plain exciting as possibilities unfold into realities.
China´s economy picked up steam in 2017, and while there´s much scepticism about the official data coming out the country, the recent upturn could be even stronger than the figures suggest. Economists, however, remain cautious on the outlook.
Questions are being asked as to why the government continued to award contracts to troubled engineering and construction giant Carillion long after City experts were betting on the firm’s demise.
Oil prices are subject to a complex array of socio-economic, geo-political and technology factors. Yet analysts are in agreement that the ongoing production cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC giant Russia will set the price for 2018.
(Adds Crawshaw) Jan 5 (Reuters) - British retailers are giving updates on the key Christmas trading period stretching from "Black Friday" on Nov. 24 to clearance sales in early January. Following are highlights: Reported on Jan.5: Crawshaw British meat retailer Crawshaw...
At the end of 2017, equity market participants can look back and say it was a very good year.