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Former Barclays employees (L-R) Jay Merchant, Jonathan Matthew and Alex Pabon, were sentenced on Thursday to prison terms for having manipulated the Libor interbank rate. Photograph: Getty Images

Four former Barclays bankers were sentenced to between 33 months and six-and-a-half years in jail by a London judge on Thursday for conspiring to rig(...)

Rovio has failed to create new hit games since the 2009 launch of Angry Birds, the top paid mobile app of all time, though it has tried to capitalise on its most successful brand by licensing its use on string of consumer products.

Finland’s Rovio, maker of mobile phone game Angry Birds, forecast its earnings would fall for a third consecutive year and said it planned to slash up(...)

The Swiss bank’s stocked soared nearly 6 per cent to an all-time high. Photograph: Steffen Schmidt/EPA

Julius Baer stock jumped nearly 6 per cent to an all-time high on Wednesday after the Swiss private bank said it would book an initial $350 million fo(...)

Cees’t Hart steered FrieslandCampina through a large merger and substantial growth in Asia, a key area for Carlsberg. Photograph: Marcel Antonisse/EPA

Danish brewer Carlsberg named a new chief executive yesterday and warned that problems in Russia and Ukraine would weigh on earnings again this year.D(...)

 Michael  Lynch,  founder and chief executive of Autonomy: “HP now faces serious questions of its own about its conduct in this case and the false statements it has made.”. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has closed its investigation into the ill-fated sale of Autonomy to Hewlett-Packard in 2011, saying there was not(...)

Audi, part of the Volkswagen group, is spending more than €1 billion  on new plants. Photograph:  Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

Audi’s profitability slipped during the third quarter as spending on plants and models outweighed gains from record sales of luxury car sales.Audi, pa(...)