Wednesday Papers: US says attacks on Isis could last years
And ECB under fresh pressure to boost eurozone as growth tails off.
Overnight Markets: S&P 500 declines for third straight day
Shares fell after a weak report on Europe's economy fueled more investor jitters about global growth.
FTSE drops below 6,700 in broad-based sell-off
(Update) Supermarkets and healthcare the worst hit, with only a handful of stocks escaping losses.
Old Mutual Global Investors’ legend Ashton Bradbury to retire
Old Mutual Global Investors' legend Ashton Bradbury has brought the curtain down on a glittering 26-year career in fund management.
Labour demands answers from MAS over guidance plans
Shadow pensions minister Gregg McClymont has called for further clarity around the government’s guidance guarantee plans
FCA fines Barclays £38m over client asset failings
The FCA has fined Barclays £38 million for failing to protect clients cash worth £16.5 billion.
Barclays Wealth hires Citibank veteran as chief exec
Barclays Wealth has appointed former Citibank veteran Akshaya Bhargava as its chief executive.
PFS appoints paraplanner Cathi Harrison to board
The Professional Finance Society has appointed Para-Sols director Cathi Harrison to its board.
Close Brothers operating profit up 20% as assets rise
Close Bros operating profit rose 20% over the year to the end of July to £200 million.
MAS non-exec hits out at gov't guidance gaps
MAS non-executive director Laurie Edmans has urged for a cost benefit analysis of the guidance guarantee, stating he is ‘astonished’ there has been none done so far.