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Sainsbury’s: Christmas winner in declining supermarket sector

The supermarket sector suffered another period of decline over Christmas, according to the lastest figures from Kantar Worldpanel, with Sainsbury's (LON:SBRY) the best performer...

Industrial output falls on mild winter weather

UK industry output saw its largest decline since January 2013 in November, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics. Industrial output fell 0.7%...

First traders given bail orders in Euribor rigging case

Former traders at Deutsche Bank and Barclays stood trial in London today, accused of rigging the euro benchmark borrowing rate, Euribor. Of the 11 men...

Cameron to back Brexit if the public vote for it –...

David Cameron has said that he does not think it is the "right answer" for Britain to leave the EU, but his priority is to...

Shell-BG deal hit by opposition as key investor votes no

One of Royal Dutch Shell's (LON:RDSA) key investors has spoken out against their proposed takeover of BG Group (LON:BG), as oil prices continue to...

Asda steps up price war against Big Four rivals

Walmart-owned chain Asda has predicted another gloomy year for the Big Four supermarkets, and announced plans to spend a further £500 million on a price...
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Fresh concerns for China as market closes down five percent

China has led global economies into another bad week, with the Shanghai Composite closing down over five percent on Monday. This is the beginning of...
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US non farm payroll figure shocks at 292,000

The latest US jobs data has just been released, with the non farm payroll figure coming in at 292,000. This is a huge advance on...

FedEx, TNT receive merger approval from the EU

Couriers FedEx (NYSE:FDX) and TNT Express (AMS:TNT) have received unconditional approval for a merger from the European Commission, who concluded that the deal would not present any...
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Global stocks up as China regains ground

Global stocks rose on Friday, regaining the ground lost by the suspension of trading in China yesterday for the second time in a week. Trading...