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Slaughter and May boosts pay packet for newly qualified solicitors to £100,000 as Magic Circle pay war rages
Slaughter and May boosts pay packet for newly qualified solicitors to £100,000 as Magic Circle pay war rages
Slaughter and May today said it is increasing its pay package for newly qualified (NQ) solicitors to over £100,000. The [...]
June 20, 2019
Fix the High Street
Fix the High Street
I spend a lot of my life on the move. I live near Milton Keynes, my office is in London, [...]
June 20, 2019
Gold hits five-year high on dovish Fed
Gold hits five-year high on dovish Fed
Gold prices hit a five-year high today after dovish signals from the US Federal Reserve put pressure on the dollar. [...]
June 20, 2019
Iran made ‘very big mistake’ on drone attack: Trump sends oil prices soaring
Iran made ‘very big mistake’ on drone attack: Trump sends oil prices soaring
President Donald Trump has tweeted that Iran made “a very big mistake” in downing a US drone flying in international [...]
June 20, 2019
African Cup of Nations: Why Liverpool’s Premier League preparations will be affected by the tournament
African Cup of Nations: Why Liverpool’s Premier League preparations will be affected by the tournament
Together they have conquered all of Europe. Now it’s time to take on Africa. Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane [...]
June 20, 2019
Copa America: The reasons behind Qatar’s involvement in South America and what the future holds
Copa America: The reasons behind Qatar’s involvement in South America and what the future holds
There is something odd about the Copa America this summer. In among the usual suspects – hosts Brazil, holders Chile, [...]
June 20, 2019
Carbon chief: A green economy will be cheaper than you think
Carbon chief: A green economy will be cheaper than you think
The cost of ridding Britain of emissions by 2050 will not be as high as reported, the head of the [...]
June 20, 2019
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson backs Michael Gove’s leadership bid
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson backs Michael Gove’s leadership bid
Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Scottish Tories, has confirmed she is backing Michael Gove to be the next Prime [...]
June 20, 2019
Hedge fund manager John Paulson shutters London office
Hedge fund manager John Paulson shutters London office
Hedge fund manager John Paulson, who made billions of dollars by betting against subprime mortgages before the financial crash, has [...]
June 20, 2019
UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia judged unlawful
UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia judged unlawful
UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia have been declared unlawful by the court of appeal, in a major blow to [...]
June 20, 2019