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Domino's expects bigger slice of annual profits

Domino's Pizza has raised its annual profit forecast following a stronger rise in sales than it had expected during its fourth quarter. The pizza delivery...

Secret Brexit report piles pressure on the PM

Theresa May is facing fresh turmoil among her own MPs and Cabinet ministers as divisions deepen in the Government over Brexit. She faces the embarrassment...

Banks charged in US over market 'spoofing'

US authorities have filed civil and criminal charges against three European banks and eight individuals for alleged manipulation in US futures and commodities markets. The...

Pound slips by a cent on Brexit divisions

The pound has fallen by more than a cent against the US dollar as fears over political divisions on Brexit saw the currency lose...

Waterstones owner balances books with Elliott talks

The hedge fund which took Game Digital onto the stock market four years ago is in talks about a takeover of Waterstones, Britain's best-known...

RELX strengthens position in growing sector

It's a familiar story: a British start-up devises some neat technology, grows rapidly, looks like it has the potential to go onto bigger and...

Krispy Kreme Donut Franchise Review

Krispy Kreme franchise review Although it’s one of the smaller food franchises on the high street – the brand has 824 branches around the world,...

What is the history of the Krispy Kreme Donut Franchise?

History of the Krispy Kreme Donut Franchise Although it’s one of the smaller food franchises on the high street – the brand has 824 branches...

New easyJet boss cuts salary in equal pay stand

The new boss of easyJet has volunteered to have his salary cut to the same level of his female predecessor to show his "personal...

Carillion audit chief faces ISS pressure at Victrex

The former chair of Carillion's audit committee faces a battle to keep his role at another listed company after an influential advisor withdrew its...

VW investigates 'diesel fume tests on monkeys'

Volkswagen has ordered an immediate inquiry into allegations German carmakers funded scientific tests in which monkeys and humans were exposed to diesel fumes. The New...

Cryptocurrency scrutiny after £379m cyber heist

Japan's financial regulator is clamping down on cryptocurrency exchanges in the aftermath of one of the biggest cyber heists on record. The Financial Services Agency...

Burger King fast food franchise review

Review of the Burger King Fast Food Chain franchise opportunity Although Burger King has never reached the global dominance and almost universal brand recognition of...

BHS demise triggered £1bn in creditor claims

Unsecured creditors of BHS, the retailer once owned by Sir Philip Green?, lodged claims worth almost £1bn in the aftermath of its collapse, according...