Tories threaten to scrap Human Rights Act.
HSBC profits: £20.6bn.
LinkedIn is valued at more than $18bn.
Switzerland backs curbs on executive pay.
Arsenal stand firm against takeover talks.
Lord Sugar to step down from YouView.
Sky to leapfrog Virgin Media with £200m acquisition of O2’s telephony business.
Bauer poaches Global’s Jo Parkerson to lead content-share initiative.
Tesco has poached Facebook head of retail Gavin Sathianathan and Sainsbury’s head of digital and cross channel Mark Bennett, to Blinkbox’s books and music offering.
The Germany-based investment bank named Igor Lojevsky as vice-chairman of its asset & wealth management, and corporate banking & securities divisions in eastern Europe. Lojevsky, who will be based in London, was the chief country officer for Deutsche Bank Russia.
The British insurance-focused takeover specialist appointed Mike Evans as a non-executive director. Evans joins from investment manager Hargreaves Lansdown Plc and will also become a senior independent director at Chesnara in May.