Dates of the October walkouts and which lines are affected

Railway unions are staging a series of strikes on trains, which will affect the Conservative Party Conference this week. Members of the Railway, Maritime and Transport Union (RMT) staged a…

Credit Suisse reassures investors of its financial strength

Senior Credit Suisse executives spent the weekend reassuring major clients, counterparties and investors about the Swiss bank’s liquidity and capital position in response to concerns about its financial strength. Executives…

Cost of living: Grocery prices could rise by £1.7bn as carbon dioxide price rises | UK News

The price of groceries could rise by £1.7billion due to rising carbon dioxide costs of up to 3,000%, according to new analysis. According to a study by the Energy and…

OPEC+ plans substantial cut in oil production to support prices

The OPEC+ oil alliance is planning a substantial production cut to support falling prices, according to people familiar with the talks, as the group prepares to meet in person for…

John Lewis launches ‘dress for rent’ service so customers can RENT clothes

John Lewis is launching a ‘dress for rent’ service so customers facing the cost of living crisis can RENT clothes for three weeks before returning them The rental clothing market…

Pensions watchdog called for emergency talks over UK market turmoil | Repo industry

The pensions regulator has for the first time been enlisted in high-level emergency talks led by the Treasury and the Bank of England as they discuss measures to calm financial…

Don’t panic: Credit Suisse is not the next Lehman Brothers

Junior bankers and traders who are already at Credit Suisse or who have offers to join Credit Suisse next year can exit their secure spaces. Contrary to reports over the…

Celsius Network founder withdrew $10 million before bankruptcy

Celsius Network founder Alex Mashinsky withdrew $10 million from the crypto lender just weeks before the company froze customer accounts as it headed for bankruptcy, according to people familiar with…

Chinese owner of British Steel calls for multi-million pound government bailout

The Chinese owner of British Steel has asked the government for a bailout of up to £500million to keep its vast steelworks open in Lincolnshire, sparking fresh fears for thousands…

Virgin Atlantic’s non-binary crew is blowing up the airline

It’s quite a twist. A few days ago, Virgin Atlantic made headlines for updating its gender identity policy, giving employees the option to choose the uniform that best represents them.…