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National Crime Agency secures fourth unexplained wealth order against Northern Irish woman with suspected paramilitary links
National Crime Agency secures fourth unexplained wealth order against Northern Irish woman with suspected paramilitary links
The National Crime Agency (NCA) today said it had secured the fourth unexplained wealth order (UWO) against a Northern Irish [...]
July 31, 2019
Stock markets edge up after US and China call trade talks ‘constructive’
Stock markets edge up after US and China call trade talks ‘constructive’
Both Washington and Beijing have described a round of trade talks as “constructive”, pushing global stock markets tentatively higher. Read [...]
July 31, 2019
Sports law Q&A: Can Liverpool FC trademark the word 'Liverpool'? A legal expert explains
Sports law Q&A: Can Liverpool FC trademark the word 'Liverpool'? A legal expert explains
Liverpool Football Club have caused a stir by attempting to register the name of their home city as a trademark. [...]
July 31, 2019
Direct Line profits drop after £16m blow from discount rate change
Direct Line profits drop after £16m blow from discount rate change
Motor insurer Direct Line reported a 10.2 per cent drop in first-half profits today amid aims to cuts costs and [...]
July 31, 2019
Chris Tremlett: England's mastery of conditions give them the edge but expect tight Ashes series
Chris Tremlett: England's mastery of conditions give them the edge but expect tight Ashes series
Both England and Australia come into the Ashes on the back of a summer packed full of one-day internationals and [...]
July 31, 2019
US private equity giant Carlyle abandons partnership structure
US private equity giant Carlyle abandons partnership structure
US private equity giant Carlyle is abandoning its publicly-traded partnership structure to become a corporation in a move to improve [...]
July 31, 2019
Body found in search for Indian coffee tycoon VG Siddhartha
Body found in search for Indian coffee tycoon VG Siddhartha
The body of missing Indian coffee tycoon VG Siddhartha has been found near a river on the outskirts of the [...]
July 31, 2019
McDonald's trials Fleet Street takeaway store for City workers
McDonald's trials Fleet Street takeaway store for City workers
McDonalds has today launched a trial takeaway-only store in Fleet Street targeting City workers on the move.  The new “grab-and-go” [...]
July 31, 2019
Fed interest rate cut: Will Donald Trump get what he wants?
Fed interest rate cut: Will Donald Trump get what he wants?
The US Federal Reserve is set to cut interest rates for the first time in 10 years this evening, with [...]
July 31, 2019
Spotify fails to hit the right note as subscriber numbers miss expectations
Spotify fails to hit the right note as subscriber numbers miss expectations
Spotify’s subscriber growth hit the lower end of its guidance in the second quarter, sending shares down in pre-market trading. [...]
July 31, 2019
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary warns of job losses over Brexit and Boeing woes
Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary warns of job losses over Brexit and Boeing woes
Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary has warned staff that hundreds of jobs could be lost as the airline reels from a [...]
July 31, 2019
Ashes preview: England's top order woes can be exploited by Australia, says Glenn McGrath
Ashes preview: England's top order woes can be exploited by Australia, says Glenn McGrath
The more things change, the more they stay the same. England start another Ashes series against Australia at Edgbaston on [...]
July 31, 2019
Emily Thornberry: Labour would be 'off our rockers' not to campaign for Remain
Emily Thornberry: Labour would be 'off our rockers' not to campaign for Remain
Emily Thornberry has said Labour would be “off our rockers” not to campaign to remain in the EU regardless of [...]
July 31, 2019
Neil Woodford fund breaches rules after Guernsey delistings
Neil Woodford fund breaches rules after Guernsey delistings
Embattled fund manager Neil Woodford has breached fund restrictions after two of his major investments delisted from the Guernsey stock [...]
July 31, 2019