BHS in plea to landlords for survival or thousands of jobs could go...

BHS could be put into administration, placing thousands of jobs in jeopardy, unless its landlords agree to swingeing rent cuts of up to 75 per cent, insolvency sources say. On Thursday BHS entered into a company...
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08 March 2016, 16:25

PENSIONS CRISIS: Millions of 'confused' workers are IGNORING their savings...

MILLIONS of workers are ignoring the performance of their pension pots either because of ignorance or confusion, experts have warned. Almost half (47 per cent) of those aged 50-plus, in employment and saving...
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08 March 2016, 16:24

Npower to axe 2500 jobs in further blow for George Osborne's Northern Powerhouse...

ENERGY giant Npower is to axe up to 2500 jobs in another "devastating blow" to workers in the North of England. The German-owned company is expected to announce the cull, which amounts to one fifth of its workforce,...
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405
08 March 2016, 14:16

Final nail in the coffin: Greece faces financial meltdown AGAIN amid threat of end of Euro...

GREECE is heading towards another financial meltdown in a repeat of last summer's fiasco that could see them crash out of the euro. Greek leaders have failed to make enough progress on reforms aimed at bringing down...
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312
08 March 2016, 14:16

Brighter outlook ahead for manufacturing firms...

MANUFACTURING companies are showing signs of recovery, with orders stabilising and predictions of growth in the next few months, according to a new report. The manufacturers' group EEF said that output has edged up...
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07 March 2016, 15:00

City news: Small pubs, rise in spending and John Lewis bonuses...

SMALL pub companies are growing at twice the rate of large chains, seeing their turnover increase by almost a third in the past five years, a study has found. The smaller firms have been expanding by acquiring new...
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516
07 March 2016, 15:00

How much do you REALLY need to save a month for the retirement you want?...

WORKERS need to save as much as 40 PERCENT of their salary every month to have any hope of achieving a decent retirement, analysis has revealed. Any 40-year-old who has not already made provision needs to stick &...
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479
05 March 2016, 8:22

GLOBAL financial crash 'MONTHS away': Bubbles are bursting EVERY DAY, warns Yale academic...

FINANCIAL bubbles across the globe are imploding and the problem is only set to get worse, an academic from one America's top universities has warned. Prices are falling around the world thanks to the collapse of...
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444
05 March 2016, 8:22

Profits 'jump by a third for LSE ahead of Deutsche Börse merger'...

LONDON Stock Exchange talked up the "compelling" opportunity to create a trading powerhouse through a merger with Deutsche Börse while bolstering its appeal to other potential suitors after its annual profit jumped by...
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05 March 2016, 8:11