An investment banker at the centre of Germany's biggest ever fraud trial has told judges he earned millions of euros from deals involving "astronomical" trades, Reuters reports.
Published 20 September 2019
Researchers have calculated the monetary value of thoughts and prayers.
Published 19 September 2019
Proposals to build a 24/7 whisky visitor centre in the middle of a Highland park internationally renowned for its lack of light pollution have come under fire.
Published 18 September 2019
A man who found a wallet containing €2,000 (£1,770) in cash has refused a reward after returning it.
Published 17 September 2019
A solid gold toilet worth £4.8 million has been stolen from Blenheim Palace.
Published 16 September 2019
A major porn production company has launched a $10 million bid for naming rights to the home stadium of a major basketball team.
Published 13 September 2019
The first LGBT credit union, which will offer unique services including loans for transitioning trans people, has been given the go-ahead.
Published 12 September 2019
A new edition of classic board game Monopoly is celebrating women's empowerment – by giving women players more money than men.
Published 11 September 2019
A couple who spent nearly £100,000 which was accidentally deposited in their account have been charged with theft.
Published 10 September 2019
Online shoppers are increasingly making purchases in the middle of the night, a British credit card company has said.
Published 9 September 2019
Landlords in England have started to charge “pet rent” in an effort to recoup losses from a ban on unfair letting fees, according to reports.
Published 6 September 2019
The owner of one of the largest Harris Tweed producers has handed the firm over to its manager for free.
Published 5 September 2019
A German lawyer who spent 15 years re-enacting episodes of Who Wants to be a Millionaire? was invited to compete in the real show and won the top prize.
Published 4 September 2019
Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has launched his very own cryptocurrency at a free concert in Manila.
Published 3 September 2019
'Craft' water from springs and lochs near whisky distilleries in Scotland is being sold for about £60 a litre, The Times reports.
Published 2 September 2019