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February 2018 articles

Investing in cryptocurrency is not for the faint-hearted – a fact that has become increasingly apparent over recent weeks. [...]

20 February
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A total collapse of cryptocurrencies would hit retail investors hardest and leave global banks largely unscathed - for now, at [...]

19 February
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A debate which appeared all but settled at the tail end of 2017 is steadily reopening. [...]

19 February
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A controversial messaging app that rivals WhatsApp has raised millions of dollars by issuing its own version of bitcoin. [...]

18 February
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European shares today made further progress, completing a five-day gain that part-eroded last week's big sell-off. [...]

16 February
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The weight of investment banking giant Goldman Sachs is a force to be reckoned with, and Learning Technologies Group has found [...]

16 February
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Bitcoin was holding on to gains this morning, hovering around $9,800 a day after it reached $10,000 for the first time following [...]

16 February
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Bitcoin has crossed the key $10,000 hurdle after a series of sharp declines throughout the start of the year wiped off about [...]

15 February
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Dennis Millard, the chairman of Halfords, has been appointed as the chair of Britain's largest independent petrol retailer ahead [...]

15 February
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Investment commentators clearly dusted off their thesauruses before they spoke to the media to describe the behaviour of financial [...]

15 February
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Soros Fund Management, the firm run by billionaire hedgie manager George Soros, has finally sold its stake in Facebook after [...]

15 February
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15 February
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The resignation of Jacob Zuma has given dual-listed stocks a boost this morning, with miner Anglo American and investment group [...]

15 February
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The once-loved textile designer and retailer Laura Ashley has seen its share price plummet on the open, as sales fell again and [...]

15 February
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Convatec, the wound dressing and colostomy bag producer, has seen organic revenues grow slightly more than expected, despite [...]

15 February
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