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Export dip means UK manufacturing growth hits two year low

Following IHS Markit's figures revealing that China's manufacturing growth is losing momentum, figures released later this morning have revealed that UK manufacturing growth is...

Chinese manufacturing growth hits 15 month low

With global manufacturing feeling the pinch of Sino-US trade tensions, figures for August reveal that Chinese manufacturing growth has hit a 15 month low. With...

Royal Mail buys Dicom Canada for £213 million

Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) has bought the Canadian parcel delivery firm, Dicom Canada, for roughly £213 million (C$360 million). The company was purchased from...

Homebase to close 42 stores, risking 1,500 jobs

Homebase will close 42 stores in a move that will save the retail chain from bankruptcy. Creditors approved proposals the company voluntary arrangement (CVA), that will...

Theresa May to raise plastic bag charge to 10p

Theresa May has announced plans to double the cost of plastic carrier bags to 10p. The prime minister hopes to make the changes, which will...

CMA takes legal action against Viagogo

The Competition and Markets Authority has taken legal action against ticket seller Viagogo. The competition watchdog has said the ticket sale website is breaching consumer protection law and consistently failing to...

Wonga collapses into administration

Payday lender Wonga has collapsed into administration. Following the collapse on Thursday, the 200,000 customers still owning a combined total of £400 million were told to keep...

Sativa Investments appoints new CFO following the UK’s legalisation of medicinal...

Sativa Investments PLC (LON: SATI) has appointed Joseph Colliver FCA as Chief Financial Officer and a Director. Colliver has held past directorships and partnerships in...

Glint is set for success following successful Crowdcube campaign

Fintech firm Glint have followed in the footsteps of predecessors such as Revolut and capitalised on early success, by utilising the publicly accessible crowdfunding...

GSK secure approval for Nucala asthma treatment

GlaxoSmithKline Plc (LON:GSK) have secured approval for a licence extension of their Nucala treatment for children with severe asthma. The treatment was first received patent...