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Wednesday 26 November 2014
We still don’t know if there is life after Candy Crush. King Digital, the company behind the hugely successful mobile game, has said Melvyn Morris, its chairman, has stepped down.
Scotland
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Scotland is to be able to set different tax rates to the rest of the UK after Labour dropped its opposition to the changes.
oil field
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Is there a whiff of consensus from Opec over oil prices? The markets seem to think so, with oil prices dropping on either side of the Atlantic.
GoPro
Wednesday 26 November 2014
GoPro is to start manufacturing consumer drones, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Sainsbury's trolley
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Sainsbury’s is getting on board with Black Friday for the first time, offering major discounts on TVs, tablets and electricals in a bid to get customer’s spending in the run up to Christmas this year.
Facebook
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Facebook has gained support from an unlikely source.
Shopping basket logo online
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Everyone loves a bargain, but there are some things that scream “rather not” than “must have”.
Turkey farm
Wednesday 26 November 2014
While we gobble up turkeys in celebration of Thanksgiving tomorrow, perhaps we should also offer a toast to the festive birds themselves.   
City of London
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Tighter regulation won't be enough save Britain's retail banks in the aftermath of the financial crisis, according to experts involved in an investigation into the sector's decline.  
British and european flags
Wednesday 26 November 2014
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) today confirmed its estimate for GDP growth between the second and third quarters, leaving growth at 0.7 per cent.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Retailers including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, Amazon and Currys PC World are gearing up for what are tipped to be some of the biggest shopping days of the year.
Utair plane being pushed
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Most of us are used to giving our cars a bit more TLC than usual on a frosty morning. But a group of passengers at Russia's Igarka airport, just above the Arctic Circle, had to give their plane a push after its brakes froze up.
Harriet Green
Wednesday 26 November 2014
What's going on with Harriet Green's departure?
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Theresa May has published the new terrorism bill, which includes a raft of new terrorism measures that she hopes will help protect the U
Heathrow airport
Wednesday 26 November 2014
A couple have been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences at Heathrow airport, after flying into the UK from Istanbul in Turkey.   
Wednesday 26 November 2014
It’s not even Friday yet, but Amazon is offering some pretty sweet discount deals on high ticket items such as an iPhone, XBox console and Sony TV in its week of Black Friday deals.
Tea leaves
Wednesday 26 November 2014
A man working for Tetley has had his taste buds insured for £1m, after five years of intensive sipping has given him the title of “master blender”. 
Sajid Javid
Wednesday 26 November 2014
The UK government has added its voice to the increasing calls for Fifa to publish the full findings of an investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process.  
Pepsi
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Britvic’s share price fell as much as 3.6 per cent in early morning trading, even after the soft drinks company recorded revenue growth in its preliminary results for the year.  
Uber app on phone screen
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Uber, the never-far-from-controversy taxi app, has raised a new round of funding, giving the firm a higher valuation than tech superstars such as Twitter, Netflix and LinkedIn.
BlackBerry Passport
Wednesday 26 November 2014
BlackBerry is so keen to get its new Passport smartphone into people’s hands, it will  pay them to trade it for an iPhone.  
Wednesday 26 November 2014
A City lawyer is accused of inventing numerous hearings, rulings, meetings and judgements in a three year lie, according to an extraordinary court ruling that emerged last week.
Rising stock chart
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Investors in Quindell may well be asking themselves what's going on with shares now.
Harriet Green
Wednesday 26 November 2014
With Thomas Cook revealing further growth for a second consecutive year, chief executive Harriet Green is satisfied with a job well done and has stepped down from the role.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Businesses must do more to encourage flexible working as employees feel uncomfortable asking about the options available to them, the CBI has warned.
DMGT
Wednesday 26 November 2014
The Daily Mail and General Trust (DMGT) said preliminary full-year revenue rose three per cent to £1,864m, as digital revenues helped offset declines in print.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
European stocks are expected to open higher this morning, after climbing for a second day in a row yesterday.   
Railway Hotel
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Pub group Mitchells & Butlers - which owns the All Bar One and O'Neill's chains - faces a huge fine, while a landlady and her chef could serve jail time after a woman died from eating toxic turkey at an Essex pub.   
Wednesday 26 November 2014
British retail banking has a "toxic" and "aggressive" culture that will take a generation to fix, a new report has said.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Friends Life, which is in merger talks with Aviva, has held informal talks with Phoenix, the closed insurance group, about a possible deal in the past few months, City A.M. understands.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
THE CONTRIBUTION to the Treasury by the UK’s largest companies has hit its highest ever level thanks to corporation tax cuts.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Bank of England governor Mark Carney signalled a dovish tone while speaking to MPs yesterday, despite insisting that the UK’s monetary policy will not be loosened even further.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
The Treasury has ruled out a cut to tourism VAT in the Autumn Statement next week, despite a campaign to slash the rate paid by tourist attractions and hotels around the UK.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
SHARES in BT edged 0.4 per cent higher yesterday as investors continued to warm to the idea of the British telecoms giant splashing out a reported £10bn to acquire either O2 or EE in a move to bolster its foray into consumer mobile next year.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
TECH giant Apple, the world’s most valuable business, is the first company to be valued at $700bn (£446bn) after its share price rose one per cent in New York.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
The Institute of Directors (IoD) yesterday slammed BG Group’s plans to hand new chief executive Helge Lund a £25m pay deal, warning that it threatened to damage the reputation of British business if approved by shareholders next month.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
IT’S WHAT every senior company official dreads doing – pressing the send button on a tweet that should have been a direct message.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
FACEBOOK has been attacked by a report into the murder of Lee Rigby that concluded that it may have help ed prevent the death if it had shared messages from one killer.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
ONLINE white goods retailer AO World is eyeing up Belgium and the Netherlands after building out its infrastructure in Germany faster and cheaper than expected.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
AO.com founder John Roberts is the kind of bloke you want to go for a pint with.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Britain is increasingly becoming a nation of renters rather than home owners, Paragon Group’s boss told City A.M. yesterday.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Quintain has accelerated the pace of development at its 5,000-home Wembley Park scheme in north west London.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Sales of homes valued above £10m has soared by a third this year.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
BUILDING society Nationwide reported a fall in new mortgage lending as the big banks have become increasingly competitive.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Agents’ Mutual doesn’t faze the property portal boss
Wednesday 26 November 2014
A MAJOR UK mortgage provider has said it expected house prices to moderate next year.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
MORTGAGE approvals for house purchases declined for a fourth consecutive month as the market showed signs of slowing.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
George Osborne is expected to tweak the seven day current account switching scheme to iron out some of the wrinkles in the system, in his Autumn Statement next week.
Wednesday 26 November 2014
THE CREDIT card market is the latest sector to face an investigation, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said yesterday. It is investigating concerns over competition, transparency of charging, and loan affordability.

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