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HSBC shares slide as reported income freefalls by 96%

Shares at Europe's largest bank HSBC (LON:HSBA) have slid nearly 4% on the back of the company's grim 2020 interim results, outlining an alarming 96% drop...

DW Sports collapses – 1,700 jobs at risk

DW Sports, the sports retailer and gym group, has collapsed and will enter administration. The company, which was founded by Dave Whelan, has 73 gyms and 75...

Seeing Machines shares rally 7% with results consistently ahead of guidance

AI-powered operator monitoring systems producer for the transport sector, Seeing Machines Limited (AIM:SEE), saw its shares rally on Monday as it had booked full-year...

Twitter hack on celebrity accounts nets cryptocurrency scammers $113k

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) stated that the large-scale hack which took place two weeks ago on its platform, was perpetrated by fraudsters looking to peddle a...

New Northern England lockdown could exacerbate inter-regional inequality

On Thursday evening, Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced that renewed lockdown measures would be implemented in Northern England, including the Greater Manchester, East Lancashire...

Octopus Renewables continues buy-ups with £53m spend on 14 solar assets

On Friday Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (LON:ORIT) announced that it had signed a Share Purchase Agreement acquire a 100% interest in a portfolio of...

BT shares slide with half-year profits contracting 13%

Multinational telecommunications company BT (LON:BT.A) saw its share price dip on Friday, after posting an unsurprising but hardly uplifting set of half year financial...

Shell shareholders feel the pinch with earnings per share diving 310%

Following a torrid half-year that hit oil prices hardest, oil and gas extraction and production company Shell (LON:RDSA) saw its share price dip slightly...

Nest to inject £5.5bn into climate-friendly projects, decarbonise portfolio

Nest (National Employment Savings Trust), the UK's largest pension scheme boasting a total of 9 million members, has pledged to pump £5.5 billion - almost...

First financial education textbook to hit additional 700 schools across the...

On Wednesday, youth money management charity, Young Money, announced the launch of the first ever financial education textbook to hit secondary schools in Scotland,...