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  • 'Rogue directors' crackdown planned
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 23:02:57 GMT
    People convicted of commercial crimes overseas could be banned from running UK firms in an attempt to tackle "rogue directors", Business Secretary Vince Cable says.
  • US 'delays' Keystone XL decision
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:20:31 GMT
    The US state department gives federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline before determining whether to issue a permit.
  • Electricians question CBI vote move
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:11:47 GMT
    The body representing electrical contractors urges CBI Scotland to think again about giving its support to the campaign against Scottish independence.

FT.com - Financial Markets News

  • Stocks gain as earnings and data please
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:14:20 GMT
    US equities inch higher at the end of the holiday-shortened week, while Treasury bonds slide as Ukraine talks end positively
  • ?Yes? vote risk to gilts underestimated
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:15:46 GMT
    Opinion polls suggests Scots will vote No, but the gap has narrowed and investors will pay more attention if it continues to do so
  • US investors front run earnings recovery
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:14:37 GMT
    Wall St is betting on a second-half profit recovery allowing the market to downplay the current poor news for first-quarter results

Citywire News

  • Fund Fees: charge of the IT brigade
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0100
    Over 40 investment trusts have cut charges or performance fees in a bid to remain competitive against unit trusts. Has your trust moved with the times?

BBC News

  • Mexico shaken by powerful earthquake
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:44:18 GMT
    A 7.2-magnitude earthquake hits states in south and west Mexico, shaking buildings in the capital, but there are no reports of casualties or damage.
  • UN outrage at South Sudan attack
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:35:58 GMT
    The UN expresses outrage at a deadly attack on one of its bases in South Sudan, saying it could "constitute a war crime".

Sky Business News


FT.com - Equities

  • Stocks gain as earnings and data please
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:14:20 GMT
    US equities inch higher at the end of the holiday-shortened week, while Treasury bonds slide as Ukraine talks end positively
  • US investors front run earnings recovery
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:14:37 GMT
    Wall St is betting on a second-half profit recovery allowing the market to downplay the current poor news for first-quarter results

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