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June 2019 articles

Labour refuses to back holding a second Brexit referendum if they are in power
Labour refuses to back holding a second Brexit referendum if they are in power
Labour would push for second Brexit referendum on “any deal” agreed with the EU, Jeremy Corbyn has announced – but [...]
June 19, 2019
Freshfields partner to face tribunal after sexual misconduct allegations
Freshfields partner to face tribunal after sexual misconduct allegations
The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) has rejected an attempt by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Ryan Beckwith to have a sexual [...]
June 19, 2019
CBI: UK manufacturing growth nears three-year low
CBI: UK manufacturing growth nears three-year low
A steep fall in car production saw UK manufacturing growth fall to its weakest level in nearly three years in [...]
June 19, 2019
FCA to crack down on unacceptable defined benefit pension transfer advice
FCA to crack down on unacceptable defined benefit pension transfer advice
The Financial Conduct Authority today warned that it is to crack down on poor advice around defined benefit pension transfers. [...]
June 19, 2019
The next Tory PM must give a boost to low income families
The next Tory PM must give a boost to low income families
You may have notice some headlines today about a drop in incomes for the UK’s poorest households. New research from [...]
June 19, 2019
City travel startup Duffel bags $21.5m round from Benchmark
City travel startup Duffel bags $21.5m round from Benchmark
Travel booking software startup Duffel today closed a $21.5m (£17.1m) in a series A funding round led by Snap and [...]
June 19, 2019
British Gas owner Centrica to axe 700 management jobs in UK
British Gas owner Centrica to axe 700 management jobs in UK
British Gas owner Centrica has confirmed it will slash up to 700 management and back office roles in the UK [...]
June 19, 2019
American Airlines picks up 50 Airbus A321XLR models
American Airlines picks up 50 Airbus A321XLR models
American Airlines has picked up an order of 50 of the latest Airbus aircraft at the Paris air show. American [...]
June 19, 2019
Activists call for break up of Google
Activists call for break up of Google
Protesters are calling on Google’s parent company Alphabet to break itself up before it is forced to by regulators. Sum [...]
June 19, 2019
Coast Capital nominee for First board turns down role
Coast Capital nominee for First board turns down role
An activist investor in transport giant First Group has stumbled in its attempt to force out six of the firm’s [...]
June 19, 2019