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Navinder Sarao: Who is the so-called 'flash crash' trader?

The man accused of causing the 2010 flash crash

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Fastjet boss leaves after Stelios' call

The boss of Fastjet is stepping down two weeks after the African budget airline's major shareholder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou called for his immediate dismissal.

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Morrisons' profits hit by supermarket price wars - BBC News


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Morrisons' profits hit by supermarket price wars
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Morrisons' annual profits have seen a further drop as the price war within the supermarket sector continues. The supermarket chain reported underlying pre-tax profits of £242m in the year to 31 January, down from £345m. Chief executive David Potts said ...

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Npower job losses 'devastating blow' - BBC News


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Npower job losses 'devastating blow'
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"The news suggests that Npower's German owner isn't terribly committed to its UK operations. Cutting a fifth of the workforce will leave the already struggling business in an even worse state. Now months of uncertainly lie ahead for a workforce whose ...

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VIDEO: Customise your car, sir?

The BBC went to meet the founders of South Africa's White Wall Boys, who've made it their mission to customise their customers' cars.

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