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4,000 jobs to go in Pearson shake-up

Education publisher Pearson says it is to shed 10% of its worldwide workforce in an effort to cuts costs.

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PM plan to commission housebuilding

The government is "pulling out all the stops" by directly commissioning the building of up to 13,000 homes on public land, ministers say.

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London startup GoCardless is in talks to raise a huge new round of funding - Business Insider


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London startup GoCardless is in talks to raise a huge new round of funding
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London fintech startup GoCardless is currently in talks to raise a big round of funding, Business Insider has learned. GoCardless lets businesses easily process direct debit payments online. Companies can use GoCardless' technology to aggregate ...

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In one way, buying a house in Britain has never been cheaper than it is right now - Business Insider


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In one way, buying a house in Britain has never been cheaper than it is right now
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Two charts emailed out in a research note from HSBC economist Liz Martins paint two different and interesting pictures of the UK housing market right now. Everyone knows the UK housing market is extremely expensive, but that's not the whole story.

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