Property prices in England and Wales rose by nearly £1,500 this month while the number of sellers went up by a fifth, according to figures from Rightmove, the property website.
Sports Direct chairman Mike Ashley has put pressure on JJB Sports executive chairman Sir David Jones over a controversial £1.5 million loan he made to him.
In a sign that the music industry is finally on the up, new figures show that music brought in £3.6 billion to the British economy last year, growing by 4.7 per cent.
Roger Jenkins, a top banker at Barclays and understood to be its biggest earner, is planning to leave the company.
Tesco is considering seeking a separate credit rating for its financial services arm to boost its expansion into the banking market.
Source: Financial Times