(MENAFN - AFP) Europe's main stock markets rose on Monday, appearing to shrug off a plunge in Athens as Greek trading resumed after a five-week shutdown.
London's benchmark FTSE 100 index edged up a slight 0.03 percent to stand at 6,698.15 points in afternoon deals, while its heavyweight oil and mining sectors were hit by more disappointing Chinese data, traders said.
(MENAFN - AFP) A trader who worked for UBS and Citigroup was jailed Monday for 14 years by a London court after becoming the first person to be found guilty by a jury of rigging the benchmark Libor inter-bank lending rate.
The verdict on Tom Hayes, 35, came after a two-month trial at a London court.
Hayes had denied eight counts of conspiracy to defraud between 2006 ...
(MENAFN - AFP) French transport systems giant Thales on Monday announced a 1.0 billion euro ($1.09 billion) deal to upgrade four lines of the London Underground.
"This next major phase of the Underground's modernisation will bring faster, more frequent and more reliable journeys to millions of passengers who use the Circle, District, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City ...