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The government is set to charge UK tech companies ?1000 a year to hire Silicon Valley engineers - Business Insider


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The government is set to charge UK tech companies ?1000 a year to hire Silicon Valley engineers
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Guy Levin, executive director of Coadec, an organisation that aims to support the UK's digital economy, told Business Insider via email: "Overall think it could have been far worse ? the recommendations are on the sensible side, and they reject ...

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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
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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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We just got a major sign that world trade is crashing - Business Insider


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We just got a major sign that world trade is crashing
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The Baltic Dry Index, which measures the price of shipping the world's major commodities, just touched an astonishing new low. On Thursday it hit 504, less than half of what it was as recently as August. On Friday it dropped below 500 for the first ...

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Markets climb despite UK, eurozone and US service sectors slowing - live updates - The Guardian


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Markets climb despite UK, eurozone and US service sectors slowing - live updates
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BP will pay $4.9bn to settle claims from US states relating to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to court papers seen by Reuters. As a condition of the settlement, the US states involved have agreed not to sue BP. The company said in July it ...

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Spanish boost to Zara owner's profits

Half-year profits at Inditex, the owner of fashion chain Zara, rise by more than a quarter thanks to a revival on Spanish high streets.

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