Business - Archive

April 2018 articles

The 2018 London Marathon was filled with costumes, crowds and cheers for the annual spring fete that closed down 26.2 miles of [...]

22 April
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Mo Farah set a British record during the London Virgin Marathon today with his third place time of 02:06:32. [...]

22 April
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A Labour government would consider changing the mandate of the Bank of England to make it target unemployment as well as inflation, [...]

22 April
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The first minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has announced he will step down in March, citing the need for a "fresh start" for his [...]

21 April
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Sky and private equity firm CVC Capital Partners have sold betting and gaming firm Sky Bet to the Canadian owners of Pokerstars Stars [...]

21 April
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Philip Hammond has said the UK and the EU's agreement on a transition deal has ended fears of bankers flocking to the continent [...]

21 April
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Members of Windrush generation who have been unfairly treated by the Home Office will be compensated "where appropriate", Theresa [...]

21 April
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North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has said his country has halted all missile tests and will shut down its controversial nuclear [...]

21 April
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The FTSE 100 has continued the slow climb it began at the beginning of this week, closing today at 7,361.56 points compared [...]

20 April
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Shares in London-listed Record, which provides currency hedging services to investors, have plummeted by more than 12 per cent [...]

20 April
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Insurers face a dilemma. In a digital age, they want to offer personalised products on-demand rather than generic policies once [...]

20 April
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Japanese pharmaceutical company Takeda today made an improved offer for Shire, after its £43bn takeover bid was rejected. [...]

20 April
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Ion Group Investments has waded into the battle for software company Fidessa, making a formal £1.5bn bid for the company just [...]

20 April
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Steinhoff, the South African retailer, said today that it is renegotiating its debt as it faced shareholders for the first time [...]

20 April
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The heads of the 53 Commonwealth countries have backed Prince Charles as the next leader, following an unusual intervention by [...]

20 April
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