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Corbyn hits back at Morgan Stanley in banker row

Jeremy Corbyn has issued a furious retort to Morgan Stanley after the major investment bank warned a Labour election victory could pose a bigger...

Oil production cuts extended until end of 2018

Members of the OPEC oil cartel and other nations, including Russia, have agreed to extend production cuts aimed at propping up prices until the...

Barclay brothers eye £600m office group LEO

The reclusive proprietors of The Daily Telegraph are plotting a £600m takeover of an upmarket serviced office operator that is competing for business against...

Bitcoin volatile amid 20% fall in 24 hours

Bitcoin has plunged from a new high to record a 20% decline in value in just 24 hours, with other cryptocurrencies suffering a similar...

Greene King hangover as consumers squeezed

Pubs operator Greene King has warned of tough market conditions for the next two to three years after higher costs and a squeeze on...

Aviva digital drive aims to make insurance sexy

Insurance. Not a subject many of us like to think about. A topic we associate with tedious form-filling, the annual grind of ringing around for...

Oil giant Shell reveals 23% UK gender pay gap

Oil giant Shell admitted it still had "some way to go" on gender balance in its workforce after revealing it pays its female UK...

UberEats boss is latest UK executive to quit

The boss of Uber's restaurant delivery service in Europe is leaving the company, the latest in a string of executives to quit in the...

Rate rise blamed as house price growth stalls

House prices grew more slowly than expected last month, according to Nationwide, as it was claimed rising interest rates have dampened demand. The figures from...

Ministers fire starting gun on £5.5bn auction

Taxpayers will on Thursday take another step towards recouping money injected into the banking system during the 2008 financial crisis with the formal launch...

American Airlines 'glitch' means no Christmas pilots

An airline is facing mass Christmas disruption after accidentally allowing all its pilots holiday over the festive period. American Airlines has given holiday to hundreds...

Just Eat joins FTSE 100 as Merlin drops out

Just Eat is to be promoted to the FTSE 100 next month - its market value having soared by more than a third this...