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December 14, 2017
Wall Street in renewed sell-off as oil price slumps

Wall Street in renewed sell-off as oil price slumps

Wall Street shares have fallen sharply for a second session in a row with traders worried about leading tech stocks and a plunge in oil prices.

Renault boss remains in job after arrest over £34m pay claims

Renault boss remains in job after arrest over £34m pay claims

Renault boss Carlos Ghosn remains in his job following his arrest in Tokyo for allegedly failing to disclose £34.5m, the car firm has announced.

Carney Brexit remarks offer some support to PM May

Carney Brexit remarks offer some support to PM May

The governor of the Bank of England has offered support to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal with the EU.

Catering giant could change menus in no-deal Brexit

Catering giant could change menus in no-deal Brexit

School meals provider Compass said it could change its menus and use alternative ingredients as it became the latest company to announce contingency plans for a no-deal Brexit scenario.

TalkTalk rings changes with Manchester HQ move

TalkTalk rings changes with Manchester HQ move

TalkTalk is to relocate its headquarters from London to Manchester, delivering a significant boost to the Northern Powerhouse as the FTSE 250 broadband provider accelerates a drive to shrink its cost-base.

It's not fair, ex-BHS owner complains after court hearing

It's not fair, ex-BHS owner complains after court hearing

Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has complained that he "cannot take this pressure anymore" as he appeared in court to face action to ban him as a company director.

EasyJet sees higher 2019 demand despite Brexit

EasyJet sees higher 2019 demand despite Brexit

No-frills carrier easyJet has reported a rise in bookings for summer 2019, despite consumer jitters over the outcome of Brexit.

Cryptocurrency 'bloodbath' as Bitcoin falls 30%

Cryptocurrency 'bloodbath' as Bitcoin falls 30%

Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value in just a week as cryptocurrencies come under renewed pressure.

Black Friday 'deals' found to be misleading

Black Friday 'deals' found to be misleading

Nearly nine out of 10 of last year's Black Friday "deals" were cheaper or the same price at other times in 2017, an investigaton has found.

No rest for Simba as start-up races for funding

No rest for Simba as start-up races for funding

The online mattress start-up promoted by Real Madrid galactico Gareth Bale has been forced to slash its valuation as it tries to secure sufficient funding to keep it in business for the next two years.