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Friday newspaper round-up: Boeing, Ryanair, business rates, John Lewis

Friday newspaper round-up: Boeing, Ryanair, business rates, John Lewis

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Boeing plans to open its first manufacturing plant in Britain, picking Sheffield to make critical parts for its best-selling 737 and 777 airliners. The company has earmarked the Nor... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Business rates, Peugeot, AO World

Thursday newspaper round-up: Business rates, Peugeot, AO World

Thu, 23 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Rising fuel and food prices are eating into household budgets as the impact of the Brexit vote on the value of the pound pushes up inflation, according to a Guardian analysis that c... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, business rates, Peugeot

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, business rates, Peugeot

Wed, 22 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - The City of London has warned that the loss of banking jobs to EU countries due to Brexit could threaten British and European financial stability. Interviews with more than half a d... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Lords Brexit debate, Budget, RBS, defence spending

Monday newspaper round-up: Lords Brexit debate, Budget, RBS, defence spending

Mon, 20 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Allies of Tony Blair will attempt to frustrate Brexit in the House of Lords on Monday by urging peers to rally against the Government. The former Labour prime minister, last week ur... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Budget balancing, Unilever, RBS, BT, Sainsbury's

Sunday newspaper round-up: Budget balancing, Unilever, RBS, BT, Sainsbury's

Sun, 19 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Philip Hammond is set to get a boost from a bigger budget surplus at the start of 2017, giving the chancellor more leeway to cut taxes or increase spending in next month's budget. H... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Vauxhall, Donald Trump, Alcohol

Fri, 17 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Business Secretary Greg Clark is travelling to Paris this evening for urgent talks with Peugeot executives and the French government about the future of thousands of Vauxhall employ... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Debenhams, Amazon, Tata Steel

Thu, 16 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - High street retailer Debenhams has been "named and shamed" as the worst offender in the Government's biggest ever list of companies that have paid their staff below the national min... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Co-op Bank, city rates, Toshiba

Wed, 15 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Co-operative Bank's core ethical mandate is expected to pose a major obstacle to a sale of the troubled lender to a rival firm, according to City sources. The bank, which put itself... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: BAE Systems, Co-op buyers, Ocado, Toshiba

Tue, 14 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - BAE Systems is poised to confirm Charles Woodburn as its new chief executive in a widely anticipated move that marks a generational shift at the defence giant. Mr Woodburn, 45, who ... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Rates uproar, Brexit battles, RBS, Laird

Mon, 13 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Britain's high streets face losing some of their most popular pubs and restaurants because of big rises in business rates, Philip Hammond has been warned. Companies including the ow... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Inflation, RBS, Brexit defeat, BAE Systems

Sun, 12 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Higher food and fuel prices drove inflation to a three-year zenith of 2% in January, up from 1.6% in December, with more increases coming as the year progresses. Figures from the Of... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Greece, Sky, BHS, RBS

Fri, 10 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - The Greek government has expressed hope of an imminent deal with its EU creditors, despite a warning from the German finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, that the country could cut ... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Waitrose, Greece, Brexit, energy suppliers

Thu, 09 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Waitrose is planning to close six stores and remove a level of management in its supermarkets, putting 600 jobs at risk. The upmarket grocer began consulting with staff at the six s... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Greece, Shell

Wed, 08 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - The UK could lose 30,000 finance sector jobs as a result of Brexit, but EU rivals need to act to avoid importing banking risk to the continent, according to an influential thinktank... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Housing, Brexit bill, PwC forecast, Rolls-Royce

Tue, 07 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Councils will be made to earmark land for tens of thousands of new homes in the latest effort to fix Britain's "broken" housing market. Two fifths of local authorities in England ha... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Rolls-Royce, Booker, Deutsche Bank

Mon, 06 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Civil servants are carrying out an internal inquiry to establish whether the engineering giant Rolls-Royce fraudulently obtained financial support worth hundreds of millions of poun... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: US recession, Housing policy, RBS

Sun, 05 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Donald Trump's economic honeymoon could come to an end as soon as next year, senior City fund managers have forecast, with the US at risk of plunging into recession. Nine years on f... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: City bankers, Amazon, Rolls-Royce

Fri, 03 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - More than 4,000 City-based bank workers were paid more than €1m (£850,000) in 2015 - including one fund manager who received nearly €34m. New data from the European Bankin... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Deutsche Boerse, Facebook, Tesco

Thu, 02 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - German authorities have opened a probe into share dealing by Deutsche Börse group head Carsten Kengeter shortly before the announcement of the market's planned merger with the Londo... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: living standards, UK growth, Co-op Bank

Wed, 01 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Pressure on the government to help struggling Britons has intensified after a leading thinktank warned that falling living standards for the poor threatened the biggest rise in ineq... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Brexit bill, confidence, Mastercard, Sainsbury

Tue, 31 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - Theresa May's Brexit bill is likely to pass through the Commons without major amendment next week, as Conservative rebels are backing away from supporting changes proposed by Labour... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Public spending boost, Atkins, Trump, BAE

Mon, 30 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - The vote to leave the European Union appears to have unshackled UK public spending, with data from government procurement revealing a sharp rise in the value of work put out to tend... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: UK rate rise, profit warning trend, O2, Rolls-Royce

Sun, 29 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England is expected to increase its forecasts for growth and inflation, feeding speculation it will be forced to raise interest rates this year, the Sunday Times said. ... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: ATMs, Imperial Brands, nuclear power

Fri, 27 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - More than one in seven free-to-use cash machines across the UK could start charging or be shut down if the simmering row about the Link network cannot be resolved, an industry lobby... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Car industry, Southern, Barratt Developments

Thu, 26 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - The car industry has told Theresa May that the introduction of tariffs after Britain leaves the EU is a "red line" issue that would lead to a fall in sales and potentially result in... [more]