Nearly 50% of teachers have considered quitting jobs in past year.
French far-right politician Jean Marie Le Pen fined for racist Roma remarks.
HMRC ‘lost nerve’ over big tax avoiders, say MPs.
Serco to repay £68m over tagging.
Balls asks shadow cabinet for ideas.
Just got a job playing triangle in a reggae band. It’s pretty easy.
I just stand at the back and ting.
If Hull City’s name is allowed to be changed to Hull Tigers, there will be no
English football team with a name where you can’t colour in any of the letters.
Postman Jermaine Shirley catches twin babies thrown from burning New York building.
Scientists reverse ageing in mice.
CREDIT SUISSE GROUP AG
The Switzerland-based financial services company has hired a former Morgan Stanley investment banker Brian McCabe to become co-head of its Americas oil and gas investment banking group, according to a memo obtained by Reuters.
OAKLEY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Neil Woodford, renowned fund manager at Invesco Perpetual ,
will join the London-based investment firm in May to set up an asset management unit, Oakley said.
NATIONAL BANK OF ABU DHABI
The United Arab Emirates-based bank said it appointed Bernard Shum as head of corporate and institutional banking in Hong Kong. Shum, who joins NBAD-Hong Kong from Hang Seng Bank, will head NBAD’s business and partnership in Asia.
FIRST NIAGARA FINANCIAL GROUP INC
The bank said Gary M Crosby will become chief executive, effective immediately. Crosby, who has been the interim CEO since March, also joins the board.
STATE STREET GLOBAL ADVISORS
The asset management business of State Street Corp appointed Antonio Laquinta as head of its institutional business for Italy. He joined State Street Global Advisors in 2008.
ANV LIFE SYNDICATE 779
The company appointed Lisa Feek as medical underwriter. Feek joins from Capita, where she was a senior underwriting consultant.