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Electrocomponents posts a 76 percent rise in pre-tax profit

Electrocomponents posted a 76 percent rise in first-half pre-tax profit on Friday, following a raise in cost-saving targets. The UK-based electronics distributor announced that it has raised...
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Google to commit £1 billion investment in UK

Google have announced plans to open a new headquarters in London, which is set to create around 3,000 jobs by the year 2020. The headquarters...

Morning Round-Up: Germany economy slows, EasyJet down, Cineworld strong

German economy slows in third quarter German economic growth halved in the third quarter, falling to 0.2 percent as weaker exports took their toll. The 0.2...
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Amazon UK launches Spotify Rival

Amazon is set to launch a music streaming service that will host around 40 million songs, rivalling competitors such as Spotify and Apply Music. The service...

Morning Round-Up: Euro zone production down, Japan up, American Apparel bankrupt

Euro zone production down in September Euro zone industrial production fell in September, with a drop in durable goods output responsible for the fall. The figures,...
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“Artificial Intelligence will destroy jobs”, says poll

Governments are not sufficiently prepared for the impact of artificial intelligence upon jobs, according to a Venture poll survey directed at investors Artificial Intelligence According to the...
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Market upset remains minor as Republicans win across the board in...

The Republican party has successfully secured a majority in the US Senate, the US House and saw their candidate Donald Trump being voted in...

Morning Round-Up: Tesco Bank hacked, house prices up, Ryanair confident

20,000 Tesco Bank customers' money at risk Around 20,000 Tesco Bank accounts suffered "significant" fraudulent activity over the weekend, the bank's CEO said on Monday. Tesco...
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Sterling rises and FTSE falls on Super Thursday

Sterling rose and the FTSE 100 fell after the UK government lost a landmark case in the High Court on Thursday. Judges in the High...

Morning Round Up: Morrisons sales strong, fuel prices spike, service sector...

Morrisons sales strong in Q3 Struggling supermarket Morrisons revealed its fourth quarter of rising sales on Thursday, helped by strong demand for Halloween merchandise. Sales rose...