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Press Round Up News

Press round up

Friday newspaper round-up: Energy security, bank closures, FOBTs

Friday newspaper round-up: Energy security, bank closures, FOBTs

Fri, 16 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - A European Court ruling has thrown the UK's energy security into disarray by ordering the immediate halt to a £1bn scheme designed to keep Britain's lights on. The cornerstone energ... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Brexit deal, GVC, Facebook, vaping cigarettes

Thursday newspaper round-up: Brexit deal, GVC, Facebook, vaping cigarettes

Thu, 15 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May confronted her mutinous party with the threat of "no Brexit at all" after she forced her draft deal with the EU through a divided cabinet. Esther McVey, the welfare secr... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit meeting, advertising, lending, Sainsbury's

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit meeting, advertising, lending, Sainsbury's

Wed, 14 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May summoned her cabinet to an emergency meeting on Wednesday afternoon to sign off her long awaited final Brexit deal, prompting hard-Brexit Tories to call for senior minis... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Brexit setback, debts rise, FOBTs, Virgin Money

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Brexit setback, debts rise, FOBTs, Virgin Money

Tue, 13 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May's efforts to secure a Brexit deal by the end of March have suffered a serious setback after it emerged that UK and European Union negotiators were struggling to bridge t... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Pay, Brexit, manufacturers, IAG, FOBTs

Monday newspaper round-up: Pay, Brexit, manufacturers, IAG, FOBTs

Mon, 12 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Millions of workers are in line for a significant pay rise as two thirds of ­employers expect to dish out above-inflation increases in the next 12 months. The Chartered Institute of... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Vodafone, Babcock, Barclays, PPI claims

Sun, 11 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May has been plunged into a deeper crisis after Brussels rejected her key Brexit proposal, which was intended to avoid the UK being trapped in an indefinite customs union. T... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Brexit, gig economy, Italy, high streets

Fri, 09 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - A Brussels plan to put a customs border in the Irish Sea if there is no Brexit agreement will be included in a divorce deal, a leaked letter from Theresa May suggests. The prime min... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: RICS, MoD, Toshiba, News Corp

Thu, 08 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - The UK property market is at its weakest for six years, with prices flat or falling across half the country according to Britain's official surveyors body, with reports that sales a... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: LLoyds, BHP, Barclays, bacon and sausages

Wed, 07 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Donald Trump claimed "tremendous success" despite his party losing control of the House of Representatives in midterm elections last night after mixed results saw Republicans streng... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Bird, US-Iran, October retail sales

Tue, 06 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - The chancellor is prioritising jobs in the gambling industry over the lives of addicts by delaying a cut in maximum stakes on fixed-odds betting terminals, the chair of an influenti... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Living wage, trade war, Restaurant Group, GE

Mon, 05 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - More than 180,000 workers are set for an inflation-beating pay rise, as the UK living wage rises against a backdrop of increases in transport costs, private rent and council tax. Th... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Iran, personal data, Rio Tinto, M&S

Sun, 04 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May has secured private concessions from Brussels that will allow her to keep the whole of Britain in a customs union, avoiding a hard border in Northern Ireland. They expec... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Trade deal, HMRC, Dell, FOBTs

Fri, 02 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - Asian shares have surged on reports that Donald Trump wants to reach an agreement with Chinese president Xi Jinping about the trade dispute that has dogged markets for months. The U... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Philip Green, EasyJet, Mothercare, Randgold/Barrick

Thu, 01 November 2018

(Sharecast News) - New home registrations in Britain have reached their highest level in more than a decade, boosted by a number of large developments in London, according to an industry body. But the... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Facebook, Amazon, China, Sports Direct, Evans Cycles

Wed, 31 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - A disorderly no-deal Brexit would plunge the UK into recession, cost a million Britons their jobs and leave households an average of £2,700 a year out of pocket, according to a lead... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Budget, Trump, Afren, Restaurant Group

Tue, 30 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Philip Hammond will allow the government's spending deficit to rise next year as he seeks to pay for the first round of extra NHS spending and a series of measures that will "bring ... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Brexit, debt, BT, LandSec, Tesla

Mon, 29 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - American companies were among consultancies paid more than £1.5 million last month to advise officials drawing up plans to implement Brexit. Figures released by the Cabinet Office r... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Budget, Brexit, banks, Debenhams, FirstGroup

Sun, 28 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - The chancellor will cut business rates bills by a third for almost half a million small high street shops in a £1.5bn spending pledge to fight the threat posed by Amazon and other o... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Brexit, debt warning, Halfords, LSE

Fri, 26 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Britain's economic growth will slow to its lowest rate in a decade if it leaves the European Union without a trading deal in place, the National Institute of Economic and Social Res... [more]

Thursday newspaper round-up: Debenhams, Microsoft, WPP, Afren

Thu, 25 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Debenhams has confirmed plans to shut up to 50 stores, nearly a third of the UK-wide chain, putting up to 5,000 jobs at risk. The struggling department store also unveiled a near £5... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Fracking, Brexit, Facebook, Patisserie Holdings

Wed, 24 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Fracking operations in Lancashire have been shut down after seismic activity was detected. The move came a little more than a week after the process was restarted in the UK for the ... [more]

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Netflix, Budget, tax-free shopping, Patisserie Valerie

Tue, 23 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Netflix has announced plans to raise a further $2bn (£1.5bn) in debt, adding to mounting long-term liabilities which now total more than $30bn. The US streaming service said the mon... [more]

Monday newspaper round-up: Energy bills, Hammond, Lloyd's of London, Debenhams

Mon, 22 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Around a third of dual fuel energy tariffs will leave customers paying more than the government's price cap when it takes effect at the end of the year. While ministers have promise... [more]

Sunday newspaper round-up: Brexit, Theresa May, People's Vote, Ryanair, Debenhams, Babcock

Sun, 21 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - A Tory rising star today issues a call to arms for MPs to oust Theresa May, saying Britain cannot be led by someone guilty of an "abject failure to govern" at such a defining moment... [more]

Friday newspaper round-up: Brexit, HSBC, Unilever, Amazon, Uber

Fri, 19 October 2018

(Sharecast News) - Theresa May is facing the most perilous week of her premiership after infuriating all sections of her party by making further concessions to Brussels. Her offer to extend the transi... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Charter Communications Inc. 328.54 3.16 23:02
KLA-Tencor Corp. 96.90 2.60 23:04
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. 70.33 2.42 23:00
Xilinx Inc. 90.54 2.29 23:08
Incyte Corp. 66.51 2.28 23:04

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Nvidia Corp. 164.43 -18.76 23:10
Activision Blizzard Inc. 50.94 -4.89 23:04, Inc. 23.05 -4.75 23:09
Asml Holdings N.V. 168.99 -4.41 22:40
Facebook Inc. 139.53 -3.00 23:08