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May 2018 articles

Sterling's slide may have suspended due to a slight softening of the US dollar, but it could continue if traders fail to be [...]

22 May
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It's been a long time coming, but the government is now getting tough on fixed-odd betting terminals (FOBTs) – affectionately [...]

22 May
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Many investors are attracted to the perceived stability of certain stock market sectors. But safety stems from the price you [...]

21 May
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European markets managed to close higher for the eighth week in succession last week despite the Italian market suffering a large [...]

21 May
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It’s business as usual at Royal Mail after group revenue ticked up by 2% to £10.2 billion. The group’s continental business, [...]

17 May
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Deutsche Boerse's chairman and ex-chief executive are set to come under fire tomorrow, as Hermes EOS – the governance branch [...]

15 May
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I know I don’t look old enough, but this summer will mark my thirtieth year in the City of London. [...]

15 May
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Trading is a commonly misunderstood career. Many perceive it as a way to get rich quick and have an elaborate lifestyle, but [...]

15 May
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Advertising giant WPP is facing tough questions from investors over its governance and transparency after chief executive Martin [...]

14 May
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There are times when a deal makes sense and there are times when a deal doesn’t. This morning’s news that Xerox has pulled [...]

14 May
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The FTSE 100 neared its all-time high this week after it gained more than two per cent over the last seven days, closing today [...]

11 May
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Catering giant Compass has seen its share price plummet by more than six per cent this morning following the announcement of [...]

9 May
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Venture capital firm Eight Roads today announced that it has thrown $20m (£14.8m) behind workplace learning technology company [...]

9 May
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The Neil Woodford-backed doorstep lender Provident Financial has today said its "recovery plan is on track", as it attempts [...]

9 May
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US technology company Apple ended the business week with its share price at a record high yesterday, after business billionaire [...]

5 May
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