'The only surprise is that Brexit wasn't the immediate cause of the London Stock Exchange deal's death.' Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters.
Tesco plans to replace 1,700 deputy managers in its chain of Express convenience stores. Their work will be taken by an extra 3,300 lower paid "shift leaders", increasing staff numbers by 1,600.
When is a Trojan horse not a Trojan horse? When it is a branch of Waterstones. So says managing director James Daunt, eager to reassure retailers and readers after the chain came under fire for opening three unbranded branches in the past three years ...
A Mini comes off the assembly line at its factory in Cowley, near Oxford. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images. BMW. BMW considers making electric Mini outside UK due to Brexit worries.
His son James, who has worked with Mr Sellar for the past 20 years, will take over the running of Sellar Group. Among his achievements was creating the Shard, a building now recognised worldwide as an iconic London institution.