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Shoppers
Tuesday 25 November 2014
With Black Friday bargains from the biggest retailers including Amazon, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer and Currry
The letters sent by students
Tuesday 25 November 2014
We've all experienced the frustration of a retailer discontiuing a line - but St Andrews University students Isabelle Bousquette and Tomi Baikie felt so emotional when their local Tesco stopped selling their favourite salted popcorn, they felt mov
Ouija board
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Google has revealed its predictions for the biggest selling items of this year's Black Friday weekend – and there are a few goods that are likely to surprise.   
Anthony Noto
Tuesday 25 November 2014
It appears Twitter's CFO may have been hoist by his own petard. Last night, Anthony Noto tweeted what looks uncannily like something that should've been a direct message, not a tweet for his 9,000 followers.
Sir Philip Green
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Sir Philip Green has shrugged off Arcadia's decline in full year profits, highlighting how the Topshop parent group is adapting to the “fast changing” demands of the retail industry.  
Sony
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Fifa’s $35m annual income from Sony’s sponsorship could be about to come to an end, as the Japanese tech giant opts not to renew its contract with football’s governing body.  
Homes on a steet
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The Bank of England's Mortgage Market Review (MMR) continues to wreak havoc on mortgage lending. Figures published this morning showed approvals fell to 37,100 in October, their lowest level in 17 months in October.
Shopper
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The UK has finally woken up to the pre-Christmas sales bonanza that has been building in the US for many years.   
The Bumble homepage
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Whitney Wolfe is the Tinder co-founder who departed in a hail of allegations and lawsuits earlier this year.
Alzheimer's
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Scientists have discovered that the same part of the brain is responsible for the development of both schizophrenia and Alzheimer's – a finding that could help doctors predict who is most likely to suffer from the latter disease. 
Tuesday 25 November 2014
German discounter Aldi is going up against the likes of luxury retailers Fortnum & Mason and Selfridges this Christmas.
Pensioner
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Government benefits for pensioners will cost £12bn more per year by 2019 if the current system is kept in place, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
Nationwide
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Mortgage lending at Britain's biggest building society fell £900m to £13.1bn in the six months to the end of September, suggesting "cooling measures" introduced by the Bank of England are taking their toll on the market.
Citigroup
Tuesday 25 November 2014
US prosecutors are coming to London, and they’ve got their sights set on the City.  
Washing machine
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Online white goods retailer AO World said total revenue rose 25.1 per cent to £384.9m in the six months to September 30.
Monty the Penguin
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Christmas is “now front of mind” for shoppers, John Lewis has said, with weekly sales reaching £114.2m as the business heads into the Black Friday weekend.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Kingfisher’s new French chief executive, Veronique Laury, faces a tough task to arrest the tumbling sales in her home country which are taking their toll on the FTSE 100 company.  
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shares at online property giant Zoopla rose 2.6 per cent as the market opened, after the company said full-year revenues had soared on the back of rising visits to the website, and as the company dismisse
Dino
Tuesday 25 November 2014
As the countdown to Black Friday - November 28 if you're wondering - continues, the big question is exactly which items will be going on sale.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
British telecoms giant BT is set to play kingmaker as it prepares to buy either O2 or EE to jump-start its push into the consumer mobile market next year.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
It is one of the world’s best-known and loved album covers and it has caused mayhem for drivers on Abbey Road for 40 years, as music fans strive to recreate the scene.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The Confederation of British Ind­ustry (CBI) came under fire from Tory eurosceptics yesterday over its pro-European stance.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The business and professional sector is seeing its fastest growth in employment for seven years.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Three new polls have seen Ukip increase its share of the vote at the expense of David Cameron’s Conservative party, as Labour leads the Tories by up to five per cent.
Airbnb
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Rental groups such as Airbnb could soon become even more attractive if the Institute of Directors (IoD) gets its way. The business group has called on the government not to tax sharers on the first £10,000 they make by monetising their assets.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Analysts have warned that Aviva’s share price could continue to decline, following news that the insurance group is in talks concerning a £5.6bn merger with rival Friends Life.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer is considering selling its $2.5bn (£1.6bn) diabetes device business.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
  The £1m glass walkway that opened across Tower Bridge a fortnight ago has been smashed after a beer bottle was dropped onto it by a caterer.   
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shares in oil and gas services firm Petrofac fell by more then 26 per cent yesterday after the company issued a profit warning, citing the impact of falling oil prices.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
A decade after the British firm left mobile, it is back for more  
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Pay TV group Sky, recently rebranded from BSkyB, remained unconvinced by the need for a mobile offering yesterday, after its biggest rival BT looked poised to buy either EE or O2 in a £10bn mobile deal.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
US-based medical device company Stryker is reportedly examining the purchase of Smith & Nephew, the British manufacturer of surgical devices for orthopaedic construction.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
London-based private equity firm BC Partners and the Canada Pension Fund (CPP) have had $2bn (£1.27bn) joint takeover offer for Center Parcs rejected by owner Blackstone Group.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The market was divided yesterday following the announcement of a planned merger between insurer Aviva and its competitor Friends Life.  
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The Bank of England yesterday hired Deloitte to investigate the crash in its payments systems last month.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
The booming American economy is showing signs of slowing down from the breakneck speed it achieved earlier in the year, an influential survey of businesses showed yesterday.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Central counterparties (CCPs) need to show regulators clearer, tougher stress tests, the Bank of England’s David Bailey said yesterday.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Official statistics do not give information on the vital “animal spirits” which hint at the future path of the economy, Bank of England policy maker Ian McCafferty said yesterday.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Citi failed to monitor its analysts’ communications properly, allowing the staff to indirectly participate in clients’ flotations, a top US regulator said yesterday.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) looks set to withdraw its status as a nominated adviser (nomad) on Aim, reports revealed yesterday.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
British music and audio products company Focusrite yesterday announced its intention to float on London’s Alternative Investment Market (Aim).
Tuesday 25 November 2014
US healthcare services organ­isation Constellation yesterday announced its intention to float on Aim and raise a minimum of £10m.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
England has enough brownfield land to build more than 1m new homes, with a quarter of it in public hands, according to a leading property consultancy that urges councils to make sites cheaper for housebuilders to buy.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Demand from institutional investors for UK retail assets continued unabated yesterday after M&G and Standard Life separately snapped up shopping centres in Kent and Durham.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Derwent London stepped up its presence to the capital’s fast-growing tech sector after buying Angel Square in Islington for £75.03m.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Spanish and Italian borrowing costs fell to record lows yesterday as markets began to price in the likelihood of the European Central Bank (ECB) buying government bonds.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Business confidence in Germany has suddenly halted its sharp decline,a set of new data shows.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Shoppers will soon be able to collect products ordered on Amazon at their local Post Office branch in a new deal announced today by the online retail giant and the Royal Mail.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Changes may be coming in the upper tiers of Samsung Electronics’ leadership, after the tech industry giant and creators of the Galaxy smartphone suffered a particularly difficult year of declining profits, stock price and market share.

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