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Sports Direct slumps on Ashley quotes

Shares in Sports Direct fall more than 10% after founder Mike Ashley is reported as saying that profits will not meet those of 2015.

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Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to fall', warns IFS think tank - BBC News


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Budget 2016: 'Wage growth to fall', warns IFS think tank
BBC News
The independent forecasting body, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), revised the UK growth forecasts down for the next five years in Wednesday's Budget, and Mr Osborne warned the outlook for the global economy was "markedly weaker" with the UK ...
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The corporate office peaked in 2009 - now it's in rapid decline - Business Insider


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The corporate office peaked in 2009 - now it's in rapid decline
Business Insider
Startups like WeWork offer businesses flexible space by the desk, rather than by the square foot. That means growing businesses can simply sign on for more space as they hire more staff, as opposed to taking a lease on a big place and having to grow ...

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British green tech millionaire: The Tory government is rigging the energy markets - Business Insider


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British green tech millionaire: The Tory government is rigging the energy markets
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Britain's government is putting an abrupt end to renewable energy subsidies and in turn the move could potentially kill off the sector. Dale Vince, the boss of the world's first green energy company Ecotricity, told Business Insider exactly why he is ...

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Low oil prices hit Exxon and Chevron

Low oil prices are still hitting profits at the world's largest publically traded oil company, Exxon Mobil.

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