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2020 Articles

Lloyd's of London

Lloyd’s of London today said it will pilot an electronic exchange to handle insurance risks this year. The 330-year old

February 26, 2020
The FTSE 100 tumbled below 7,000 points on coronavirus fears

The FTSE 100 steadied after dropping to a 13-month low earlier in the day after two days of heavy losses

February 26, 2020
US stocks rally as investors try to price coronavirus damage

US stock markets rallied soon after the bell and European equities recovered from sharp early falls as investors weighed up

February 26, 2020
Blackrock vice chair and co-founder Barbara Novick to step down

Blackrock’s co-founder and vice chairman Barbara Novick will step down from her current role at the world’s largest asset manager,

February 26, 2020
Guinness Six Nations Launch

The Ireland v Italy men’s and women’s Six Nations games scheduled for Dublin next weekend have been postponed because of

February 26, 2020
Crossrail Stations In Central London

Crossrail 2 should be one of Boris Johnson’s top infrastructure priorities and get a funding commitment this year, according to

February 26, 2020
Man stands outside a branch of Barclays bank

The jury today retired to consider its verdict in the trial of three ex-Barclays bankers accused of fraud in relation

February 26, 2020
Coronavirus Covid-19

The health secretary today told the UK to expect more coronavirus cases as the number of Covid-19 infections spiked in

February 26, 2020
Sajid Javid Resigns As Chancellor Of The Exchequer

Former chancellor Sajid Javid has issued a warning to the government not to allow spending to get out of hand,

February 26, 2020
Hong Kong coronavirus

Hong Kong is set to hand out a cash gift to permanent residents in a bid to boost spending in

February 26, 2020
Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan has endorsed Sir Keir Starmer to be the next leader of the Labour Party. The London mayor finally

February 26, 2020
Rishi Sunak Yorkshire Tea

Yorkshire Tea urged social media users to “be kind” after the company became embroiled in a row involving the Chancellor.

February 26, 2020