Deutsche Bank whistleblower hits back at regulator

A whistleblower who highlighted suspicious activity at a Dubai firm has hit back after the publication of a damaging finding against her.In October Anna Waterhouse said Dubai regulators had failed to investigate "suspicious circumstances" at Kaloti, the emirate's biggest gold refiner.Subsequently the regulator found she "acted without integrity" in another matter.That finding was designed to…

Brexit has 'left our lifestyle in limbo'

Recently retired Pat and John tell BBC Business editor Simon Jack their plans to travel around Europe in their motor home are on hold, while they await the outcome of Brexit. Their list of uncertainties includes pet passports and mobile phone roaming charges.

'Big six' energy firm Npower to cut 900 jobs

Image copyright Getty Images Energy giant Npower, one the big six energy providers in the UK, plans to cut 900 jobs to save costs.The energy firm said the number of redundancies would be "considerably lower" because of natural turnover.The firm blamed "an incredibly tough" retail energy market for the decision and the government's new price…

Disney culls 'Fox' from 20th Century Fox in rebrand

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The 20th Century Fox logo will lose a word but retain the same look, according to reports Disney executives have cut the word "Fox" from their 20th Century Fox film studio in an apparent bid to distance it from operations of the previous owner, Rupert Murdoch. US media suggests…

HS2’s ballooning budget was 'covered up'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHS2: How much work has already been done?On Monday 6 April 2016, senior High Speed 2 official Andrew Bruce says he was set to reveal an uncomfortable truth to leading figures at the Department for Transport and HS2 itself. His presentation, scheduled for 15:00 BST, on the…

Energy firms SSE and Npower scrap merger plan

Image copyright Getty Images Energy firm SSE has scrapped its plan to merge its retail business with rival Npower, blaming "very challenging market conditions".The deal would have created the UK's second-biggest energy supplier.The two said last month they would have to renegotiate the deal, which had been cleared by the regulator, because of the government's…