US paints and coatings giant PPG has thrown in the towel after a three-month battle to gain control of Dutch rival AkzoNobel.
Internet browser company Brave raised $35m from its initial coin offering (ICO) in less than 30 seconds. It is understood to be the largest amount ever raised through an ICO.
The UK has become one of the slowest growing members of the G7 club while Canada has turned into the strongest.
Global stock markets rallied strongly following Donald Trump´s victory in November´s presidential election. There were widespread hopes that the incoming administration´s pro-growth, fiscal stimulus agenda would act as a driver for the global economy.
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UK car production slowed sharply in April on the back of the Easter holiday and industrial action.
Sterling traded lower on political worries and the Manchester bomb blast that left 22 people dead.
Royal Mail shares advanced after strong performance from its international parcels business buoyed results.
Stronger-than-forecast employment data failed to give a definitive lift to sterling in the aftermath of Tuesday´s inflation report.
The dollar hit six-month lows amid fresh Trump controversy and weak US economic data.
Global investment in solar power is set to outstrip that for both coal and nuclear energy combined in 2017.
EasyJet reported widening losses as it continued to battle Brexit-related sterling weakness and prepare itself for the UK´s imminent EU withdrawal.
Cybersecurity is on course to dominate the corporate agenda for yet another year as big names admit to being impacted by the WannaCry virus malware attack.
Investigators believe a lone perpetrator detonated explosive devices so that he could make big profits from a sharp fall in Borrusia Dortmund´s shares.