British Prime Minister David Cameron walks past journalists on the second day of an EU summit in Brussels today.  Cameron’s opposition to chipping in €2.1 billion is the latest installment in a fight dating back to the 1970s, this time with the potential to shift UK public opinion toward quitting the 28-nation bloc. Photograph: Yves Logghe/AP Photo

Britain’s decades-long battle over the European Union budget flared up again with Prime Minister David Cameron resisting a call for the UK to pay more(...)

Bank of England  governor  Mark Carney: has gone from rock-star banker to City’s ‘unreliable boyfriend’. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/PA Wire

Just over a year into his five-year term as Bank of England governor, Canadian Mark Carney has gone from rock-star banker to “unreliable boyfriend”(...)

Antony Jenkins, chief executive officer of Barclays. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Attempts by Barclays chief executive Antony Jenkins to clean up his bank’s image faced a serious setback yesterday amid criticism of (...)