As Trump orders cruise missile strikes on Syrian air base, markets fluctuate and oil prices soar. Read all about it here, plus more business and finance news. 


Oil jumps in knee-jerk reaction after U.S. launches missile strikes at Syria

Oil futures jump to one-month high following President Trump’s unexpected executive order.

Two Barclays traders found not guilty in Libor retrial

Reich and Contogoulas unanimously acquitted of conspiring to rig Libor.

Lender agrees to compensate victims for “economic losses, distress and inconvenience” following fraud by former HBOS employees.

Gender pay gap: What every woman should know

Fund managers Schroders become first FTSE100 company to go public with their figures, under new legal requirement.

Troubled Co-operative Bank receives ‘proposals’ from several potential buyers 

In the week that Co-op Group report a pre-tax loss of £132m for 2016, Co-operative Bank reveals a number of potential bidders are in the frame for a buy-out.

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