U.K. Chancellor George Osborne launched a charm offensive Thursday to reassure big international banks and convince them to stay in the U.K. after last month’s Brexit vote.
Businesses added 172,000 jobs in June, payroll processor ADP said Thursday, in a sign that the government’s employment report could show at least a moderate rebound after two dreary showings.
Strong demand and supply interruptions have encouraged UBS to increase its oil price forecasts, with the bank now expecting Brent to average more than $50 per barrel in the second half of the year.
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