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UK retail sales slip in September as prices rise



News October 19, 2017


Official figures showed sales volumes dropped by a worse than expected 0.8% in September, meaning year-on-year growth for the third quarter was the weakest since 2013.It was the first monthly fall since May and fuelled speculation...

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Interserve share slump nearly 40% on fresh profit alert



News October 19, 2017


The group - which employs 80,000 people around the world and has a raft of key contracts from cleaning to school meals - said trading had seen a slowdown in the third quarter.It said second half profits were on course to be half t...

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Interserve shares slump nearly 40% on fresh profit alert



News October 19, 2017


The group - which employs 80,000 people around the world and has a raft of key contracts from cleaning to school meals - said trading had seen a slowdown in the third quarter.It said second-half profits were on course to be half t...

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Xavier Rolet to step down as boss of London Stock Exchange Group



News October 19, 2017


Mr Rolet has led the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) since May 2009 and embarked on a string of acquisitions, including the £1.6bn takeover of US stock index Frank Russell.But the deal that would have been his swansong - a £2...

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Low pay 'endemic' as workers struggle to progress, says study



News October 19, 2017


Just one in six (17%) of those on low pay managed to move permanently up the salary scale over the last decade, the report from the Social Mobility Commission said.It also said that a quarter remained permanently stuck on low pay ...

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