PRESS DIGEST- British Business - March 20
The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
CHATROOM EVIDENCE QUESTIONS BANK OF ENGLAND'S ROLE IN FX PROBE
Regulators are examining evidence relating to a 2012 meeting of currency dealers and Bank of England officials that potentially challenges the central bank's assertion it had not condoned sharing details of client orders. (link.reuters.com/vuj77v)
BP ON COURSE TO WIN FIRST GULF OF MEXICO CONTRACTS IN TWO YEARS
BP is on course to win its first drilling licences in the Gulf of Mexico for almost two years. Of the 31 bids the oil giant has submitted for crude oil and natural gas licences, 24 were the highest, according to Tommy Beaudreau, director of the Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. (link.reuters.com/xuj77v) Continuación...