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Admiral refunds customers for driving less during COVID-19 crisis

Admiral said on Tuesday that it will be providing a refund to its customers as they are staying at home and driving less during...

Just Eat to deliver free food parcels to vulnerable people

Just Eat revealed this week that it will deliver free meals to vulnerable people and those who have been isolated following the outbreak of...
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John Lewis Partnership warns trading hit by COVID-19

The John Lewis Partnership said on Tuesday that its short term trading has been "significantly affected" by the COVID-19 crisis. As the outbreak of the illness...

Premier Foods shares soar as sales grow

Premier Foods (LON:PFD) shares soared on Monday as the company saw sales rise in March amid the outbreak of COVID-19. Shares in the owner of...

FTSE 100 takes a breather after a week of strong gains

The FTSE 100 and other major European indices took a break from recent gains on Monday as the market digested a slowdown in the...

UK Government launches £1.25bn start-up support package

The UK government has announced a much needed £1.25bn support package for the UK's start-ups. The package is broken down into two elements; a £500m...
Volkswagen scraps full year outlook

Volkswagen scraps full year outlook

Volkswagen AG (ETR:VOW3) said on Thursday that the outbreak of COVID-19 has had a "significant" impact on its business. Shares in the German company were...

COVID-19: retail sales plunge as high streets remain empty

Retail sales in the UK took a hit in March as measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 were introduced by the British government. UK...

COVID-19: 66% of businesses have furloughed staff

New data revealed on Wednesday that 66% of businesses have furloughed a proportion of their staff under the British government's coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.  As the illness...
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COVID-19: over £1.1 billion lent to SMEs

News emerged on Wednesday that the UK banking and finance sector has lent more than £1.1 billion to small and medium-sized businesses in order...