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Small firms' mood 'at three-year low'

The owners of small and medium-sized firms are less confident than at any time since 2013, according to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

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VIDEO: Does Davos really make a difference?

As the World Economic Forum opens in Davos, the BBC's Tanya Beckett asks whether this meeting is anything more than a talking shop.

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A major report into banking culture has just been scrapped - Business Insider


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A major report into banking culture has just been scrapped
Business Insider
The FCA announced in its Business Plan 2015/16 that it would do a big probe into Britain's banking culture after a wave of financial scandals dogged the industry following the 2007/2008 credit crisis. The scandals include the fraudulent selling of ...
U.K. Financial Regulator Drops Review of Banking CultureBloomberg
Banking culture inquiry shelved by regulator FCABBC News
Banking culture review: Treasury defends FCA decision to scrap studyThe Guardian
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How to sell movies in the land of piracy

How Netflix managed to become so popular in Brazil

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Carney: UK interest rate rise on agenda despite China woes - BBC News


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Carney: UK interest rate rise on agenda despite China woes
BBC News
Mark Carney, speaking at the annual Jackson Hole convention in the US of central bankers and economists, said: "The prospect of sustained momentum in the UK economy and the gradual firming of underlying inflationary pressures will likely put the ...
Mark Carney: China slowdown unlikely to stop UK interest rate riseThe Guardian
China's economic turmoil unlikely to affect timing of UK interest rate rise ...WalesOnline

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