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Queen's Speech live: The UK to 'champion global free trade' post-Brexit
Queen's Speech live: The UK to 'champion global free trade' post-Brexit
12.13pm That’s all from us Thanks for following our live blog this morning for the Queen’s Speech and state opening [...]
October 14, 2019
Fast food chain Leon launches new product range with Sainsbury's
Fast food chain Leon launches new product range with Sainsbury's
Fast food chain Leon has launched a partnership with Sainsbury’s to sell its first range of grocery products.  Customers will [...]
October 14, 2019
Chuka Umunna: Why Labour's former star politician wants a City seat for the Lib Dems
Chuka Umunna: Why Labour's former star politician wants a City seat for the Lib Dems
Not so long ago, Chuka Umunna looked like a Labour leader in waiting. The Lambeth-born smooth-talking solicitor-turned-politician, who counts rapper Tinie Tempah [...]
October 14, 2019
Santander and Visa veterans join UK Finance board
Santander and Visa veterans join UK Finance board
UK Finance has added Santander executive Susan Allen and chief executive of Visa Europe Charlotte Hogg to its board. Allen [...]
October 14, 2019
The top dogs of global finance gather this week to confront economic storm clouds
The top dogs of global finance gather this week to confront economic storm clouds
Will there be a global recession? What next for policy? Where are the major financial risks? These questions will be to [...]
October 14, 2019
Softbank seeks control of Wework via financing package
Softbank seeks control of Wework via financing package
Softbank is reportedly preparing a financing package for Wework that would give it control over the cash-strapped shared office space [...]
October 14, 2019
Cake Box on track to meet expectations after sales and stores grow
Cake Box on track to meet expectations after sales and stores grow
Cake Box said it expects to meet full-year expectations after sales and store numbers both grew in the first half [...]
October 14, 2019
Sophos shares jump as it announces £3bn US private equity buyout
Sophos shares jump as it announces £3bn US private equity buyout
Cyber security group Sophos shares spiked this morning as it announced it is to be bought out by a US [...]
October 14, 2019
Are big tobacco’s dreams going up in smoke?
Are big tobacco’s dreams going up in smoke?
Vaping was meant to be the saviour of both Big Tobacco firms and those that are addicted to its products, [...]
October 14, 2019
European stock markets fall on China data and Brexit
European stock markets fall on China data and Brexit
European stock markets opened lower on Monday after data showed Chinese imports and exports falling and new doubts emerged over [...]
October 14, 2019