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Monday newspaper round-up: Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Brexit, arms companies

Monday newspaper round-up: Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Brexit, arms companies

Mon, 05 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - A last-gasp rescue for Monte dei Paschi di Siena, the world's oldest surviving bank, has been thrown into doubt after reformist prime minister Matteo Renzi decisively lost a referen... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Care crisis, Brexit cost, RBS, BT, Sports Direct

Sunday newspaper round-up: Care crisis, Brexit cost, RBS, BT, Sports Direct

Sun, 04 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - The UK government is on red alert over a deepening financial crisis in the care homes sector as the biggest operator, Four Seasons, heads for a £500m debt showdown and the National ... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Nissan, Brexit, landlords

Friday newspaper round-up: Nissan, Brexit, landlords

Fri, 02 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - The British government has rejected a Freedom of Information request to release a letter from Greg Clark, the business secretary, that encouraged the Japanese carmaker Nissan to inv... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Pensions, Fitbit, Glaxo, Logica

Thursday newspaper round-up: Pensions, Fitbit, Glaxo, Logica

Thu, 01 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - Labour has vowed to protect pensioner benefits, free bus passes and the winter fuel payment until 2025 in an attempt to dent the overwhelming support for the Conservative party amon... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, National Grid, Tata Steel

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, National Grid, Tata Steel

Wed, 30 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - European leaders have quashed an attempt by Theresa May to secure an early agreement to guarantee the status after Brexit of EU nationals living in the UK and vice versa. Angela Mer... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: 'Have cake', South Korea, Rio Tinto, BP

Tue, 29 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Britain's Brexit negotiating stance is to "have cake and eat it", according to handwritten notes mistakenly shown after a meeting between Tory MPs and senior figures in Whitehall ye... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Carney, Polish workers, PPI, Tesco

Mon, 28 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Mark Carney is set to warn Brussels that the European financial system faces a shock unless policymakers give institutions more time to adapt to trading arrangements after Brexit. I... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Theresa May, Black Friday, Mike Ashley, OBR

Fri, 25 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Theresa May is facing a growing backlash over her flagship business reforms after leading company bosses and the Bank of England's chief economist urged her to reverse plans on exe... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Autumn Statement, insurers, Barclays, EDF

Thu, 24 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Philip Hammond delivered his Autumn Statement bearing the scars of Brexit, but determined not to submit meekly to projections of a weaker economy and public finances. The chancellor... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: lettings fees, BHS, BA, Lufthansa

Wed, 23 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Britain's landlords will suffer a further blow on Wednesday as Philip Hammond announces a ban on letting agents charging fees to tenants. In his first Autumn Statement, the chancell... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Branson, broadband boost, IBM, Diageo

Tue, 22 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Alan Milburn, the former Labour health minister and government social mobility tsar, is at the helm of a new group funded in part by Sir Richard Branson to fight Britain's exit from... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: PM's speech, Lloyds, spectrum auction, insurers

Mon, 21 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Theresa May will try to repair her damaged relationship with business leaders when she promises today to match Donald Trump's plans to slash corporation tax. The prime minister will... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: OBR, Saudi Aramco, Tesco, BAT, bonds vigilantes

Sun, 20 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Office for Budget Responsibility is likely to cut its forecast for UK growth next year by the biggest margin since the peak of the eurozone debt crisis. Philip Hammond's Autumn ... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Trump, energy firms, JP Morgan

Fri, 18 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Germany's finance minister has set out a tough line on EU divorce talks with Britain on issues from tax breaks to exit costs, dashing Downing Street hopes Berlin would soften Europe... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: £100bn Brexit hole, RBS, Virgin Money

Thu, 17 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Philip Hammond will admit to the largest deterioration in British public finances since 2011 in next week's Autumn Statement when the official forecast will show the UK faces a £100... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Autumn Statement, Rio Tinto, US dollar

Wed, 16 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Theresa May and Philip Hammond have ended weeks of fraught Autumn Statement negotiations by agreeing measures to help key voters known in Whitehall as "Jams" - people who are "just ... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Hammond, Carney, Nato, HS2, Glencore

Tue, 15 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - A slowdown in the UK economy will hit tax receipts and leave the chancellor with little wriggle room for giveaways at next week's autumn statement, a new report warns. Publishing ne... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Trade, wages, ads, Black Friday, RBS

Mon, 14 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Britain must "adapt to the moment and evolve its thinking" to become a global leader in free trade, Theresa May is to say. The prime minister will pledge to lead the charge in remak... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Brexit plans, TTIP, inflation, Tesco, Chappell arrested

Sun, 13 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Theresa May is likely to outline the Government's negotiating priorities on Brexit in a speech to business bosses next week. The Prime Minister is expected to outline what relations... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Trump, Brexit, Libor

Fri, 11 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Protesters took to the streets across US cities on Thursday for a second day of demonstrations against president-elect Donald Trump, ​who responded by blaming the unrest on "p... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Trump, London-only visas, Tata

Thu, 10 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Donald Trump's election as US president denied Hillary Clinton the prize of being the first woman in the White House but could boost the hopes of a female politician across the Atla... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Tata Steel, Brexit, Rio Tinto

Wed, 09 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Tata Steel is planning to close its UK pension scheme before it has to make a £60m payment due next year to help to plug a deficit in the fund, according to people briefed on the ma... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Hammond, Barclaycard, Williams & Glyn, Airbnb

Tue, 08 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Britain's leading tax and spending experts have warned Philip Hammond that his options are limited in this month's autumn statement after predicting that slower growth and higher in... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Clinton off hook, Tesco, Javid, London property

Mon, 07 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Bourses across Asia and assets sensitive to the outcome of the US election bounced on a perception in the market that Hillary Clinton's chances of being elected president had firmed... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Trump fears, Birds Eye, 'buy as you go', RBS

Sun, 06 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Analysts fear global markets will be plunged into turmoil this week if Donald Trump wins the race for the White House, with currency turbulence and a drop in US stocks not seen sinc... [more]

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