Reckitt Benckiser slips despite Cillit Bang maker’s profits edging higher

Company says half year profits rose 2% and it remains confident over full year outlook Reckitt Benckiser is the biggest faller in a rising FTSE 100 after the Cillit Bang maker despite outperforming some of its consumer goods peers. The company unveiled a 2% rise in half year operating profits to £1.12bn, compared to a […]


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If you don’t like the way big banks are run, move your money | John Harris

The bankers’ pay issue is not just about Stephen Hester’s bonus at RBS. A boycott is a way of tackling the systemic problems Where next for the story of Stephen Hester’s bonus? On Sunday, two papers reported that the now-infamous £963,000 is only a fraction of his treasure-chest. Partly thanks to something called a “long-term […]


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