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Wednesday 19 November 2014
MANCHESTER United yesterday reported a 10 per cent slump in revenues for the first quarter as a lack of Champions League football started to hit the club’s coffers.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Robert Terry, the former chairman of the beleaguered insurance claims processor Quindell, yesterday said he was “disappointed and sorry that events turned out as they did”.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
A digital bank being set up by ex-AIB banker Anne Boden has picked the name Starling for its brand.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
CINEWORLD Group reported yesterday that sales grew by 1.1 per cent in the first 46 weeks of the year, despite the World Cup holding back admissions.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
A couple of weeks ago, somebody called easyJet lazy. This wasn’t an angry passenger or a disgruntled shareholder, but the chief executive of Hungarian budget carrier Wizz Air, Jozsef Varadi.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Budget airline easyJet yesterday shrugged off concerns about an increasingly crowded low-cost airline market by announcing a 21.5 per cent rise in pre-tax profit to £581m.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
A radical shake-up of the way English football is shown on television and sold to broadcasters has moved a step closer after regulator Ofcom launched an investigation into the Premier League.  
Wednesday 19 November 2014
A top Wonga executive gave a grovelling apology in parliament yesterday for the way the firm had treated customers in the past. And he promised to work harder to do the right thing in future.
Rachel Reeves
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Labour has vowed to clamp down on the payment of out-of-work benefits to EU migrants in the UK if elected next year, promising to withhold payment for two years.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
  Department store John Lewis yesterday said sales in the week ending 15 November rose 7.2 per cent compared to the same time last year.   
Wednesday 19 November 2014
OCADO is to move into Segro’s new warehouse Origin at Park Royal, in west London, after signing up for 68,393 square feet of space.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Insurance giant Prudential grew its new business profit by 17 per cent in the first nine months of 2014, up to £1.5bn from £1.4bn in the same period of last year.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
DOMESTIC repairs group Homeserve reported a surge in first-half profits yesterday, as it recovered from its mis-selling scandal.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
BRITISH chemicals company Synthomer has appointed Calum MacLean as chief executive to replace Adrian Whitfield, who will leave in January 2015.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
ADVERTISING agency M&C Saatchi yesterday took an $8m (£5.1m) stake in US creative ad firm Shepardson Stern & Kaminsky (SS+K), which works with clients such as Game of Thrones creator HBO.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
The UK arm of international accountancy and advisory firm BDO yesterday announced a 27 per cent increase in turnover for the financial year ended 4 July.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
UK HOUSE prices continued their summer boom into September, official figures say, but other sources show price growth slowing.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Inflation edged up in October, but is still expected to fall over the coming months.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
OF ALL new EU citizenships granted, the UK makes up nearly one quarter. In terms of citizenships granted per 1,000 inhabitants, the UK ranked fourth of 28 with a figure of three, behind Sweden, Luxembourg and Ireland.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
FEARS of a potential mansion tax if Labour wins the next election is hitting demand for £2m-plus homes, Savills warned yesterday.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
B&M European Value Retail said yesterday it was in talks to buy stores from at least six retailers which are downsizing their portfolios as the bargain chain continues its UK expansion spree that will see it double in size over the next eight
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Deliveries business UK Mail rep­orted resilient profits for the third quarter yesterday, despite strug­gling with the economic slowdown in the Eurozone.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Entertainment One, the company behind Peppa Pig, yester­day said it was confident in producing profit growth in line with full-year expectations as it forecast improvements in film box office performance.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
CROWDFUNDING company Funding Circle hopes it will be big enough in the coming years to parcel up loans and sell them on to external investors, opening up a new source of finance for the alternative lender.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Trainmaker Bombardier has won a £145m contract to build 100 new railway carriages for the Gatwick Express route, operated by Govia Thameslink.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
MULTINATIONAL publishing and events company Informa yesterday announced a share sale to fund the £237m acquisition of American trade show firm Hanley Wood Exhibitions.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Quinn Emanuel
Wednesday 19 November 2014
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Wednesday 19 November 2014
BRITAIN’S top share index yesterday climbed to a seven-week high, helped by bet­ter-than-expected German in­v­es­tor sentiment data and a rally in energy stocks on speculation that oil prod­ucing countries may agree to cut output.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
THE DOW and S&P 500 closed at record highs yesterday, lifted by further gains in healthcare shares and hopes for a stronger global economy. The S&P 500 scored its fourth straight day of gains.
Travis Kalanick
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is adamant the company is “principled” and a “positive member of the community” after a senior executive threatened to “dig dirt” on critcal journalists.  
Apple Watch
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Apple wants developers to start building apps for its forthcoming Apple Watch - and it is providing them with the tools to do it.  
Facebook
Tuesday 18 November 2014
The world’s biggest social media platform somehow just got a bit more social.   Facebook Groups is a new standalone app designed for easy communication and collaboration between chums, colleagues and contacts.
Facebook messenger
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Over half a billion people use Facebook Messenger every month, the social media site revealed today.  
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Snapchat is taking the plunge into the mobile payments market, with the announcement of a new app that lets users transfer cash at the hit of a button.  
Fifa
Tuesday 18 November 2014
The unfurling drama surrounding the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cup has taken yet another twist after Fifa revealed it has suspicions of unlawful activity.  
Miliband vs Myleene
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Last night saw one of the greatest debates of our generation.
Captain Euro
Tuesday 18 November 2014
The EU hasn't got a great track record PR wins, having to withdraw a £106,000 promotional video that was widely seen as racist back in 2012.
Orion spacecraft
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Airbus has signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build part of the US Orion vehicle, which is being designed to carry humans into space.   
Tuesday 18 November 2014
An executive at taxi app Uber has hit headlines after threatening to dig up dirt on journalists that had provided negative media coverage of the taxi app.
Doha
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Qatar, still fending off questions surrounding the 2022 World Cup, will host the 2019 World Athletics Championships.   Doha saw off rival bids from Barcelona and Eugene, Oregon, in the US.  
Yvette Cooper
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Labour will charge visitors entering the UK from the US and 55 other countries around £10 a go as part of a wider pledge to get immigration under control.   
Alex Salmond
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Alex Salmond made his final statement as first minister to the Scottish Parliament this afternoon, bringing to a close seven and a half years leading his country.  
London buses
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Londoners waste hours of their lives commuting. If ever Jane Austen was looking for another truth universally acknowledged that would be it. 
Tuesday 18 November 2014
More women than ever before are rising to to the top of FTSE-listed companies but there's still a lot to be done.
Tuesday 18 November 2014
  Some people might want to get their toes as close to the chestnut-roasting fire as they can, if you can slurp down a couple of glasses of mulled wine and get your skates on, why not?   
Old Trafford
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Manchester United are counting the cost of missing out on European football this season, as revenue and profit fell in its first quarter results.
Shahar Waiser
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Taxi app GetTaxi has announced a new initiative starting tomorrow where all rides starting in zones 3-6 booked through the app will cost just £5 if they are under 10km.
Space satellite
Tuesday 18 November 2014
A strange vehicle floating above our atmosphere could be Russia's first piece of space weaponry launched since the end of the Cold War.   
London's house price growth has been a strong driver of the market
Tuesday 18 November 2014
UK house prices growth slowed between August and September, as the cooling London market weighed on the rest of the UK.

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