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Monday 12 August 2013
Saturday 20 July 2013
The unemployment figures came out on Thursday and showed a better-than-expected improvement, with the rate now the lowest since December 2010.
Saturday 06 July 2013
Figures for June show positive signs for recovery as Dow Jones leaps in response
Thursday 13 June 2013
Glencore Xstrata's chief executive, Ivan Glasenberg, has announced three new appointments to the board of the wheat trading-to-coal mining empire, including the veteran Wall Street banker John Mack.
When the Money Runs Out, By Stephen D King. Yale, £20. The Growth Map, By Jim O'Neill. Portfolio Penguin, £10.99
Tuesday 04 June 2013
We call it globalisation and it is one of the two great economic stories of our time: that shift of economic power from the old developed world to the new emerging one. The other story is the nasty economic cycle we have just experienced. The two stories are linked because the failures of Western economic management that exacerbated the last recession have sped up the power shift.
Monday 25 February 2013
Analysts expect pound to weaken against dollar and euro in response to Moody's decision
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Technology website Tech Crunch is reporting that Google will pay Apple at least $1bn (£629m) next year to be the default iOS search engine.
Sunday 10 February 2013
Man Group, the troubled hedge fund that started life supplying rum to the Royal Navy in the 1780s, has asked KPMG to sort out its governance after a shareholder revolt last year.
Monday 04 February 2013
The number of new City jobs trebled last month but only against December's count which was the lowest since the financial crisis began in 2008.
Sunday 09 December 2012
Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan are among the big names pitching for a key advisory role with Cairn Energy, the Edinburgh-based group that explores for oil from the North Sea to Kathmandu.
Thursday 08 November 2012
Every day our travel guru answers your travel questions
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Midweek View: The United States is not only not saving nuts, it's eating the ones left over from the last winter
Friday 26 October 2012
Santander loses £52m from bid
Thursday 25 October 2012
Admiralty Arch in £60m hotel deal
Friday 19 October 2012
The US investment bank Morgan Stanley swung to a $1bn (£620m) loss over the third quarter – but beat market hopes with earnings that rose on the back of strong revenues from its bond-trading business.
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