... * Euro heads back towards Wednesday's low $1.0565. * ECB rate talk pushes short-term rates to record low. * Market activity thinned by U.S.
NEW YORK - If you're braving the airports this Thanksgiving, you won't be alone. Airlines for America, the lobbying group for several major airlines, forecasts 25.3 million passengers will fly on U.S.
Barclays learnt that the hard way on Thursday when its attempt to bag a so-called “elephant deal” - a name bankers gave to transactions above �20m - ended up landing it with a �72m fine from the UK regulator.
Customer orders can be seen during Black Friday deals week at an Amazon fulfillment centre in Madrid, Spain, November 24. Andrea Comas/Reuters.
LONDON - The British don't celebrate Thanksgiving, of course, but they have enthusiastically embraced another great American holiday tradition: Black Friday.