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Spotlight on Osborne's deficit target

Experts are due to give their verdict on George Osborne's ability to hit his fiscal targets after a Budget featuring a sugar tax and gloomy economic forecasts.

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10 things you need to know before European markets open - Business Insider


Business Insider

10 things you need to know before European markets open
Business Insider
Here's what you need to know. Tuesday is a big day for UK inflation data. At 9:30 a.m. (4:30 a.m. ET), month-on-month and year-on-year changes for the UK's retail price index, consumer price index, house price index and producer price index are published.

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The demise of HBOS: How it happened

The rise and fall of HBOS

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UK maker of Candy Crush bought by US's Activision Blizzard for $5.9bn - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK maker of Candy Crush bought by US's Activision Blizzard for $5.9bn
The Guardian
King is being acquired by Activision Blizzard, the US video game maker behind World of Warcraft and Call of Duty. The US group will pay $18 in cash for each King share ? 16% more than the UK company's closing price on Monday ? in the biggest takeover ...
Candy Crush maker King bought by Activision BlizzardBBC News
Candy Crush Meets Call Of Duty in $5.9bn DealManx Radio
Activision Blizzard to Acquire King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 BillionBusiness Wire (press release)
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Conservative conference: Businesses consider EU question - BBC News


BBC News

Conservative conference: Businesses consider EU question
BBC News
A topic of debate at this week's Conservative Party conference will be the UK's relationship with Brussels ahead of a referendum due in 2017. The UK's businesses are considering what reforms, if any, will be best for them. Helena Morrissey, chief ...
EU Referendum: grassroots 'out' campaign wins business and Tory backingTelegraph.co.uk
David Cameron could still campaign to quit EU, says Sajid JavidDaily Mail

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