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September 2019 articles

Labour confirms it will not back an early election in Monday’s vote
Labour confirms it will not back an early election in Monday’s vote
Labour will refuse to back an early election if Prime Minister Boris Johnson goes ahead with a planned second vote [...]
September 6, 2019
China’s new digital currency will be similar to Facebook’s Libra, officials say
China’s new digital currency will be similar to Facebook’s Libra, officials say
China’s proposed new digital currency would be similar to Facebook’s Libra and be able to used across major payment platforms, [...]
September 6, 2019
Ministers prepare new finance council to support post-Brexit lending to SMEs
Ministers prepare new finance council to support post-Brexit lending to SMEs
Ministers are reportedly set to launch a finance council to support lending to small and medium sized business (SMEs) post-Brexit, [...]
September 5, 2019
Political uncertainty spooks investors as UK equity outflows increase
Political uncertainty spooks investors as UK equity outflows increase
Cautious investors pulled £1.2bn from UK equity funds in July, with outflows increasing amid heightened political turmoil. UK equity funds [...]
September 5, 2019
CBI: Bill to block no-deal Brexit a ‘chink of light’ for business
CBI: Bill to block no-deal Brexit a ‘chink of light’ for business
The head of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has said that progress made yesterday towards passing a bill to [...]
September 5, 2019
Tool hire firm HSS claws its way back with narrower losses
Tool hire firm HSS claws its way back with narrower losses
Tool hire company HSS has reported a substantial narrowing in pre-tax losses for the first half, despite increased expenditure. The [...]
September 5, 2019
Hong Kong leader: China ‘respects and supports’ withdrawal of extradition bill
Hong Kong leader: China ‘respects and supports’ withdrawal of extradition bill
Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam has said Beijing supports her decision to withdraw the extradition bill that sparked months [...]
September 5, 2019
Wework adds woman to board after criticism ahead of IPO
Wework adds woman to board after criticism ahead of IPO
The We Company, which owns office space provider Wework, has said it will add a woman to its board of [...]
September 4, 2019
Sterling surges above $1.22 after MPs rip up Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy
Sterling surges above $1.22 after MPs rip up Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy
The pound hit $1.22 against the dollar as it continued to rise after MPs defeated Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit [...]
September 4, 2019
Premier Asset Management merges with Miton to form £11.5bn asset manager
Premier Asset Management merges with Miton to form £11.5bn asset manager
Premier Asset Management has agreed a merger with Miton, creating a group with £11.5bn assets under management. An announcement by [...]
September 4, 2019