French oil giant Total moves its finance department to London

One-Minute Read
Tue 6 Aug, AT 10:00

Move is 'a significant boost' for London's status as the financial capital of Europe, say City insiders

Tate Britain rethinks LS Lowry in 'terrific and moving' show

Hot Ticket
Wed 26 Jun, AT 07:41

Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life links 'matchstick men' painter to Pissarro and Van Gogh

Mark Carney: will new BoE boss be the City's Special One?

Fri 14 Jun, AT 15:45

Likened to Mourinho and seen as a messiah, what makes Mervyn King's successor tick?

Does Australian happiness have a downside? For me, it did

Tue 28 May, AT 13:14
Richard Jinman

Great food, great weather, Great Southern Land. But do you pay a price for living in The Lucky Country?

House prices fall

London leads UK house price rise

One-Minute Read
Mon 25 Mar, AT 10:44

Capital helps boost prices for homes in England and Wales, according to Hometrack survey

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Boris Johnson: I want to build London's answer to Venice

One-Minute Read
Wed 13 Mar, AT 09:47

Plans for first 'liquid postcode' will transform waterways and boost recovery, says London Mayor

Boris Johnson: Europe's banker bonus cap plans 'deluded'

One-Minute Read
Fri 1 Mar, AT 10:30

'People will wonder why we stay in the EU', London mayor says of new Brussels proposal

London city Gherkin

EU banker bonus cap leaves the City of London in the cold

First Reaction
Thu 28 Feb, AT 08:43

Britain fears that the new rules will hurt London and restrict growth in financial sector

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Viral World: What caught fire on the internet this week

First Post
Fri 22 Feb, AT 15:55

From Downton Abbey 'performing' One Direction to Google Glass and London in motion

Britain braced for weekend of snow as winter bites back

One-Minute Read
Fri 8 Feb, AT 13:43

But things will be worse in America as major winter storm bears down on New York and Boston