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  • Is global financial giant PwC to blame for the Oscars mix-up?
    Finance
    The Telegraph18 minutes ago

    Is global financial giant PwC to blame for the Oscars mix-up?

    It has already been labelled the most dramatic moment in the history of the Academy Awards, but who was behind the chaotic mix-up that saw the cast and crew of La La Land stripped of its Best Picture award halfway through their acceptance speech? The company in charge of the balloting process is PricewaterhouseCoopers

  • FTSE 100 rises but pound skids to two-week low on reports of second Scottish independence referendum
    Finance
    The Telegraph9 minutes ago

    FTSE 100 rises but pound skids to two-week low on reports of second Scottish independence referendum

    Reports that Theresa May is poised to announce end of free movement for new EU migrants next month is also weighing on the local currency. Theresa May is next month poised to announce the end of free movement for new EU migrants on the same day that she formally triggers Brexit negotiations.

  • Finance
    Reuters - UK Focus27 minutes ago

    European shares rise led by Intesa but LSE, Deutsche Boerse weigh

    European shares rose in early trading on Monday, helped by some well-received earning updates and by a rally in Intesa Sanpaolo shares following the Italian bank's decision to drop plans to take over insurer ...