Bank of England boss says global finance is funding 4C temperature rise

Mark Carney says capital markets are financing projects likely to fuel a catastrophic rise in global heatingThe governor of the Bank of England has warned that the global financial system is backing carbon-producing projects that will raise the tempera…

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Hong Kong stock exchange bid for LSE was least credible of the lot | Nils Pratley

Shortcomings in failed £32bn approach were evident from the outsetBlink and you missed it. The Hong Kong stock exchange’s attempt to buy its London counterpart must rank as the most feeble “hostile” bid seen in years. The £32bn approach looked flawed a…

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Pound slumps against euro and dollar as Brexit chaos bites

Sterling falls to lowest level in more than a month in sign that fears for economy are growingThe pound has slumped to its lowest level in more than a month, as hopes fade that a Brexit deal will be struck.With weeks left before the 31 October Brexit d…

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Pound slumps against euro and dollar as Brexit chaos bites

Sterling falls to lowest level in more than a month in sign that fears for economy are growingThe pound has slumped to its lowest level in more than a month, as hopes fade that a Brexit deal will be struck.With weeks left before the 31 October Brexit d…

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