What the Sunday papers said
Monday 02 June 2014
The Independent on Sunday: Icahn denies insider trading accusations
The US billionaire Carl Icahn has denied insider trading after reportedly being investigated for an alleged scam involving the golfer Phil Mickelson and gambler Billy Walters. The FBI was said to be inquiring whether they traded shares illegally based on information from Mr Icahn. Mr Mickelson said he was not under investigation.
Sunday Times: Eurozone bank chief to pump in billions
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, will pump billions into the eurozone economy this week with negative deposit rates and an initiative to buy up packages of small business loans to encourage banks to lend. The ECB is battling low inflation and stuttering growth.
Sunday Telegraph: Better protection urged against foreign floats
Institutional investors are demanding more protection from sub-standard foreign companies floating in London with tighter listing rules from regulators. The Association of British Insurers, concerned over the treatment of minority shareholders in recent foreign floats, wants better safeguards.
Mail on Sunday: House of Fraser and Tesco agree tie-up
The supermarket Tesco will sell 2,000 House of Fraser products through its website after a deal with the department store. House of Fraser will benefit from Tesco’s customer base while the grocer extends its reach into premium products. The department store was bought by the Chinese giant Sanpower for £480m in April.
As Voltaire once said, “Ice cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn’t illegal”
- 1 Mother fed her daughter tapeworms to make her skinny for beauty pageant
- 2 Crystal Palace next manager latest: Palace consider Ally McCoist - EXCLUSIVE
- 3 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 Tim Sherwood column: 'It started as a three-horse race but turned into the Grand National'
'Alien thigh bone' on Mars: Excitement from alien hunters at 'evidence' of extraterrestrial life
West poised to join forces with Assad in face of Islamic State
Pamela Anderson rejects ice bucket challenge because of ALS experiments on animals: 'Mice had holes drilled into their skulls'
James Foley 'beheaded': Isis video shows militant with British accent 'execute US journalist' – as hunt begins for killer
ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
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