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Aviva shares fall, Friends Life jumps 7 percent on merger news
A man walks past an AVIVA logo outside the company's head office in the city of London March 5, 2009. Credit: Reuters/Stephen Hird.
Friends Life's shares rocket following merger talks  
Cowdery 'to net �160m' from Aviva's shock Friends Life takeover  
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George Osborne is likely to miss his target for clearing the backlog of business rates appeals, according to figures seen by The Independent.
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1 of 2. A British Airways airplane flies past a signage for pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in London April 22, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Luke MacGregor.
Bloomberg is reporting that Greece's government will hold talks with its lenders tomorrow, in Paris, in an attempt to reach a breakthrough over its bailout programme.
Royal Bank of Scotland has apologised for misleading a parliamentary committee over its treatment of small businesses. Sir Philip Hampton, chairman of RBS, admitted evidence given by two executives was wrong - but insisted they made an 'honest mistake' ...

Trends

GainersChange Mkt Cap
FLG Friends Life Group Ltd 7.25% 5,265.26M
NEPI New Europe Property Investments plc 6.25% 2,199.72M
MGHU M & G High Income Investment Trust PLC 4.33% 1,387.54M
INVR Investec plc 2.83% 5,706.73M
PHNX Phoenix Group Holdings 2.73% 1,777.50M
LosersChange Mkt Cap
CTYA City of London Investment Trust plc -26.32% 1,143.20M
PFC Petrofac Limited -23.89% 3,148.79M
MYIB Murray International Trust plc -6.20% 1,236.14M
FGP FirstGroup plc -5.76% 1,360.18M
MGHC M & G High Income Investment Trust PLC -5.26% 1,387.16M
Excludes shares with mkt cap of less than �1,000M. Learn more