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Tesco shares fall after supermarket agrees to pay £129m fine

Supermarket giant Tesco has agreed to pay a fine of £129 million to avoid prosecution for its false accounting scandal, causing shares to plunge...
dow

Dow Chemical and DuPont merger given the go-ahead by EU

US chemical giants Dow Chemical and DuPont are set to merge, after the deal was given the go-ahead by the European Commission on Monday. The...
robots

Robots likely to take jobs from over 10 million workers within...

Around 30 percent of British jobs are at risk from advancements in Artificial Intelligence, according to new reports, affecting over 10 million UK workers. Robots...
FairFX

Retail sales surge in February, dampened only by rising petrol prices

UK retail sales rose 1.4 percent in February, but soaring petrol prices held down figures for the quarter as a whole. During the three months to February,...
London

Cost of living in London now cheaper than Tokyo, Paris and...

The cost of living in London has fallen to its lowest level in two decades, with the pound's fall pushing down prices in the...

UK inflation hits highest level since 2013, negative effects for savers

UK inflation hit its highest level since September 2013 in February, with food prices recording their first annual increase for over two years. The Consumer...
Brexit Article 50

May to trigger Article 50 next Wednesday

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she will trigger Article 50 on Wednesday 26th March, beginning the UK's process of leaving the European...

Vodafone merge with Indian rival Idea to become country’s largest provider

Vodafone's Indian business has merged with one of its biggest rivals in the region, Idea Cellular, in order to fend off competition from other...
eurostar

Eurostar profits sink in the wake of terrorist attacks in Europe

International train service Eurostar disclosed a 28 million euro loss for 2016, after terrorist attacks in European capitals had a negative impact on passenger...

Ethereum surges past $30, up over 50% in less than a...

Digital currency Ethereum has rallied sharply over past the past after a decision by the SEC to not approve a Bitcoin ETF. Ethereum is a...