Moody's cuts UK's debt rating on weak economic growth

Oct 16 (Reuters) – Ratings agency Moody’s lowered the United Kingdom’s sovereign debt rating to “Aa3” from “Aa2” on Friday, citing weakening economic and fiscal strength. Negative long-term structural dynamics have been worsened by Britain’s decision to leave the European…

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Barclays, Staveley spar in final lap of London trial

LONDON (Reuters) – A bitter High Court clash between Barclays BARC.L and British businesswoman Amanda Staveley, over whether she was deceived while negotiating a financial lifeline for the bank at the height of the credit crisis, draws to a close…

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EU's Michel says Brexit talks facing moment of truth

FILE PHOTO: European Council President Charles Michel addresses the media on the second day of a European Union leaders summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Belgium October 2, 2020. John Thys/Pool via REUTERSDUBLIN (Reuters) – Talks on a deal…

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Britain's Prince William launches global environment prize

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince William will on Thursday launch a multi-million-pound global prize aimed at solving some of the world’s greatest environmental problems.FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, speaks during a visit to the Garden House, part…

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