There are many reasons why the planned merger of Deutsche B�rse and the London Stock Exchange has unravelled. The political mood in Britain has hardened, with pro-Brexit campaigners speaking out more volubly against a deal and in favour of ...
Sterling has recovered from its worse levels but is still lower on the day, following renewed worries about the consequences of Brexit and talk of a second Scottish referendum.
Tesco plans to replace 1,700 deputy managers in its chain of Express convenience stores. Their work will be taken by an extra 3,200 lower paid "shift leaders", increasing staff numbers by 1,500.
The owner of Primark expects profits to keep rising as it continues to open more stores. Associated British Foods said it opened 16 new outlets for the discount fashion chain in the UK, Europe and the US last year.
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