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'Stop declinist talk', UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth

  • January 27, 2023 11:11 AM GMT | Reuters
 'Stop declinist talk', UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth

* Hunt pushes back on talk of decline in Britain * Brexit makes growth plan possible, Hunt says * Hunt signals tax hikes to stay in forthcoming budget * Labour lambastes Conservatives' 13-year record

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MEDIA-Britishvolt's founder says UK battery sector is 'doomed' unless government steps up - Bloomberg News

MEDIA-Britishvolt's founder says UK battery sector is 'doomed' unless government steps up - Bloomberg News

  • January 27, 2023 10:42 AM GMT | Reuters

-- Source link: https://bloom.bg/3Ha0lux -- Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy

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SBI Shinsei Bank Says Will Start Equity Business In Uk With Subsidiary Shinsei International And SBI Securities

SBI Shinsei Bank Says Will Start Equity Business In Uk With Subsidiary Shinsei International And SBI Securities

  • January 27, 2023 10:14 AM GMT | Reuters

SBI Shinsei Bank Ltd: * SBI SHINSEI BANK SAYS WILL START EQUITY BUSINESS IN UK WITH SUBSIDIARY SHINSEI INTERNATIONAL AND SBI SECURITIES Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth but won't budge on tax hikes

UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth but won't budge on tax hikes

  • January 27, 2023 10:10 AM GMT | Reuters

* Hunt pushes back on talk of decline in Britain * Brexit makes growth plan possible, Hunt says * Hunt signals tax hikes to stay in forthcoming budget (Adds comments on growth, inflation) By William

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Amigo yet to get takers for capital raising; shares tumble

Amigo yet to get takers for capital raising; shares tumble

  • January 27, 2023 10:02 AM GMT | Reuters

* Hopes to raise 45 million pounds * Faces winding down company if funds not secured by May 26 (Adds share move, background) Jan 27 (Reuters) - Amigo Holdings said on Friday that it had so far failed

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RPT-Brevan Howard's 2022 profit propelled by unit's interest rate bets

RPT-Brevan Howard's 2022 profit propelled by unit's interest rate bets

  • January 27, 2023 09:20 AM GMT | Reuters

(Repeats story published late Thursday, no changes to text) By Nell Mackenzie LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - An investment vehicle managed by hedge fund Brevan Howard delivered a successful 2022 on a

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British motor insurer Direct Line's CEO Penny James steps down

British motor insurer Direct Line's CEO Penny James steps down

  • January 27, 2023 08:56 AM GMT | Reuters

(Adds detail, spokesperson, analyst reaction, background) Jan 27 (Reuters) - Direct Line Insurance Group's chief executive of nearly four years, Penny James, will step down with immediate effect after

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UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth but won't budge on tax hikes

UK's Hunt pledges to boost growth but won't budge on tax hikes

  • January 27, 2023 08:39 AM GMT | Reuters

(Adds CBI, economy comparisons) By William Schomberg LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - British finance minister Jeremy Hunt will promise on Friday to tackle the country's weak productivity with post-Brexit

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Costcutter owner Bestway buys Sainsbury's stake, not considering offer

Costcutter owner Bestway buys Sainsbury's stake, not considering offer

  • January 27, 2023 08:22 AM GMT | Reuters

* Bestway says is UK's 7th largest family-owned business * Stake is for investment purposes * Looks forward to supporting management team * Sainsbury's shares up 6% (Adds detail) LONDON, Jan 27 (

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UK's Superdry expects to break even this year, drops profit outlook

UK's Superdry expects to break even this year, drops profit outlook

  • January 27, 2023 08:05 AM GMT | Reuters

(Adds details, background) Jan 27 (Reuters) - Britain's Superdry said on Friday it now expected to broadly break even this year compared with its earlier forecast for a profit, as its wholesale

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REFILE-UK sub-prime lender Amigo says interest in capital raise below target

REFILE-UK sub-prime lender Amigo says interest in capital raise below target

  • January 27, 2023 07:56 AM GMT | Reuters

(Corrects typographical error in fourth paragraph) Jan 27 (Reuters) - Amigo Holdings said on Friday that the expressions of interest it had received so far for a planned capital raise were below its

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