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UK economic growth confirmed at 0.5% - BBC News


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UK economic growth confirmed at 0.5%
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Chris Williamson, economist at research firm Markit, said the ONS data painted "a picture of an unbalanced economy that is once again reliant on consumer spending to drive growth as business shows increased signs of risk aversion". "Growth is being ...
UK sees a growth of 0.5% despite construction drop offBelfast Telegraph

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Nesquik ad ban for 'great start' claim

An ad for Nesquik hot chocolate featuring a rabbit cartoon has been banned by the UK's advertising watchdog, which found it encouraged poor nutritional habits in children.

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Asian shares track Wall Street higher

Asian markets head higher on Tuesday, recovering the previous session's losses after taking a positive lead from Wall Street.

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The crowdfunding platform backed by Andy Murray is launching in the US - Business Insider


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The crowdfunding platform backed by Andy Murray is launching in the US
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British crowdfunding platform Seedrs is planning to open up in the US within weeks, following a rule change that makes it easier for American savers to buy small amounts of company stocks. Seedrs beta test will offer US-accredited investors the ...
Seedrs plans US launchEvening Standard

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BP in $20bn settlement over oil spill

The US Justice Department has finalised a $20bn settlement with BP over the fatal Gulf of Mexico oil disaster in 2010.

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