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View of London over Battersea Power Station
Friday 17 October 2014
The third phase of development at Battersea Power Station has been given the go ahead by Wandsworth council, including a thumbs up to two new stunning buildings designed by famous architechts Frank Gehry and Norman Foster.
Friday 17 October 2014
Scotland Yard has announced that four London men have been charged with intention to commit acts of terrorism.
Manchester City Airport
Friday 17 October 2014
Ebola screening is to take place at Birmingham and Manchester airports, according to Public Health England.  
Hollande
Friday 17 October 2014
One of the world's biggest investment banks is asking some probing questions about France's beleaguered economy.
House advertised on Zoopla
Friday 17 October 2014
While the data is telling us the London property market is cooling, there are still plenty of signs of just how crazy it can be. Here’s one.
Waitrose click and collect
Friday 17 October 2014
Waitrose is trialling a new click-and-collect service that will allow customers to have groceries delivered to temperature controlled lockers in Tube stations and Gatwick Airport.   
Old Boys Club
Friday 17 October 2014
The tendency of the British Conservative Party to put former members of Oxford University's notorious Bullingdon Club into positions of power has not gone unnoticed, with David Cameron, Boris Johnson and George Osborne all having been part of th
Virgin Money
Friday 17 October 2014
Virgin Money has pushed back its IPO indefinitely, saying it will now go public “as soon as constructive market conditions allow”. 
Waterstones Trafalgar Square
Friday 17 October 2014
A tourist ended up being trapped in a London branch of the book chain Waterstones for more than two hours yesterday, after it closed while he was still inside.   
Ebola vaccine
Friday 17 October 2014
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has revealed that its Ebola vaccine won't be ready in time to deal with the current epidemic in west Africa.   
Bankers in cab
Friday 17 October 2014
People working in the City are suffering from increasing levels of anxiety because of a pressure to appear successful and mentally resilient, according to a psychiatrist at The London Psychiatry Centre.   
Tesco sign "every little helps"
Friday 17 October 2014
Profit margins at the so-called “big four” supermarkets will shrink even further than they have already as they fight a losing battle against discounters, according to rating agency Moody's.
London mansions
Friday 17 October 2014
An Englishman's home is his castle. Safe as houses. There's no place like home.   You can't argue with the fact that us Brits are obsessed with houses.  
Friday 17 October 2014
The Bank of England's chief economist Andrew Haldane has warned that interest rates may need to be kept lower for longer due the deteriorating state of the world economy.
Monte dei Paschi
Friday 17 October 2014
Investors have been banned from short selling shares in Italy's third largest bank Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena after the company's share price fell this week to its lowest level since it went public in 1999.   
Everyman Theatre in Liverpool
Friday 17 October 2014
Three of London’s most exciting new buildings have lost out on winning the biggest prize in British architecture.
Friday 17 October 2014
Rolls-Royce Holdings share price fell this morning after warning that its underlying revenue may be 3.5 to four per cent lower in 2014 compared to last year, on the back of worsening economic conditions and tightening Russian trade sanctions.
Jimmy Choo shoe
Friday 17 October 2014
Shares in footwear brand Jimmy Choo opened at 141 pence per share signalling a cautious debut on the London Stock Exchange this morning.
Friday 17 October 2014
The owners of EE, the UK’s largest mobile network company, are believed to be back in talks for either a float or sale of the business that could value it at up to £12bn.
Friday 17 October 2014
Borrowers are not ready for higher interest rates and could struggle to pay the bills even with a small rise in repayments, RBS chief Ross McEwan warned yesterday.
Friday 17 October 2014
INVESTORS throughout the world endured another rollercoaster ride yesterday, as the price of assets was jolted around amid volatile trading.
Friday 17 October 2014
ALL EYES will be on how shares in Jimmy Choo trade today as they make their debut on the embattled London stock market.
Friday 17 October 2014
Eurozone inflation hit a five-year low in September as weak spending continues to plague hopes of an economic recovery.
Friday 17 October 2014
Most Eurozone banks are too weak to give out loans and support any economic recovery, a top International Monetary Fund (IMF) official warned yesterday.
Friday 17 October 2014
Banana giant Fyffes yesterday moved to block another advance from a Brazilian orange juice tycoon trying to turn the head of its takeover partner Chiquita with his own offer.
David Cameron
Friday 17 October 2014
David Cameron has given the strongest hint yet that he will seek tough new measures to curb European immigration if elected next year, ahead of an EU Referendum Bill debate today.
Friday 17 October 2014
Drug-maker Shire saw its share price tumble by a further 10 per cent yesterday, after US company AbbVie confirmed that it had abandoned plans for a $54bn (£32m) acquisition of the firm.
Bank of England
Friday 17 October 2014
Bankers need bonuses to create incentives to behave well, and the EU’s efforts to stamp them out are harming this goal, the Bank of England’s Andrew Bailey said last night.
Friday 17 October 2014
INVESTMENT banking revenues rocketed at Goldman Sachs in the third quarter, sending profits up by 50 per cent, according to financial results published yesterday.
Friday 17 October 2014
WARREN Buffett, the world’s third richest man, has sold 245m shares in Tesco, just weeks after describing his investment in the troubled retailer as a “huge mistake”.
Friday 17 October 2014
Good companies find backers even in soured markets  
Ivan Gazidis
Friday 17 October 2014
Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has welcomed the Premier League’s renewed consideration of controv­ersial plans to take competitive matches between England’s top football teams overseas.
Friday 17 October 2014
Man Group boss Manny Roman struck a downbeat note yesterday in the wake of this week’s market fall despite his firm reporting a fifth consecutive quarter of net inflows.
Friday 17 October 2014
WALL STREET titan Blackstone yesterday disappointed investors despite profits rising by nearly a fifth during the quarter.
Friday 17 October 2014
QUEEN Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh have paid tribute to British and colonial soldiers who died in World War One at a Tower of London art installation featuring 888,246 ceramic poppies.
Friday 17 October 2014
PAY TV broadcaster BSkyB reported a solid start to its financial year yesterday as revenues, profits and subscribers rose in the first quarter, prompted by sales of add-ons such as Sky Go.
Friday 17 October 2014
RATHBONE Brothers’ takeover of Jupiter’s private client business and solid inflows helped cushion difficult markets for the group last quarter.
Friday 17 October 2014
HEATHROW has confirmed the sale of the three other airports it currently owns in a deal worth over £1bn, as it sets its sights on winning a significant runway expansion.
Friday 17 October 2014
Game Digital, the high street video games retailer which went public in June, yesterday reported full-year prof­its compared with a loss last year in its maiden results yesterday, benefiting from strong demand for new Xbox One and Playstation 4 co
Friday 17 October 2014
Bentall shopping centre in Kingston upon Thames has been put up for sale after one of its owners appointed advisers to sell its 50 per cent stake, with a price-tag of around £200m.
Friday 17 October 2014
Diageo suffered a 1.7 per cent fall in first quarter sales, as the slow­down in China, currency weakness, and sanctions against Russia took its toll on the business.
Friday 17 October 2014
Apple CEO  Tim Cook introduces the new iPad Air 2, which was unveiled yesterday, along with an iPad mini 3. The updated, slimmer iPad Air is 6.1 millimeters thick and weighs less than one pound. It is priced at $499 to $829.
Friday 17 October 2014
Steve Clarke has often described himself as a shy person, but with strong full-year results to shout about yesterday, the WH Smith boss came out of his shell.
Friday 17 October 2014
HEDGE fund Lansdowne Partners yesterday appointed fund manager Stuart Roden as its first chairman, just 18 months after its co-founder Sir Paul Ruddock stepped down from the group.
Friday 17 October 2014
BHP Billiton's shares yesterday dipped briefly by almost two per cent, but finished up 0.12 per cent, after confirming that its new company would be listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Friday 17 October 2014
Google’s quarterly results have failed to meet Wall Street expectations, despite revenue growing by 20 per cent to $16.5bn (£10.3m) in the three months to 30 September, compared with $13.8bn posted last year.
Friday 17 October 2014
RENTS in London rose at a slower annual rate in September, according to Your Move and Reeds Rains. The 1.5 per cent rise marks a reduction from 2.4 per cent in August.
Friday 17 October 2014
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