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Founder of FTSE 100 firm backs EU exit

The "unknown" of leaving the European Union could help stimulate Britain, according to Hargreaves Lansdown co-founder Peter Hargreaves.

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ECB stimulus surprise sends stock markets sliding - BBC News


BBC News

ECB stimulus surprise sends stock markets sliding
BBC News
European stock markets have fallen and the euro has soared following the economic stimulus measures announced by the European Central Bank. After initially rising following the broader than expected package, Frankfurt closed down 2.3%, Paris ended ...
ECB cuts eurozone interest rate to zero to jump-start economyThe Guardian

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The 12 hottest Nordic fintech startups - Business Insider


Business Insider

The 12 hottest Nordic fintech startups
Business Insider
... countries ? Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, and Finland ? also have a flourishing scene. The region is already home to a so-called fintech "unicorns" ? startups worth over $1 billion. We've rounded up the 12 most exciting fintech businesses ...

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UK apprenticeships plan attacked by key employer groups - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK apprenticeships plan attacked by key employer groups
The Guardian
But as an initial consultation on the levy closes on Friday, two leading business groups have expressed scepticism. One main concern is that employers could rebadge existing jobs as apprenticeships to meet training targets and recoup the costs of the levy.

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