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10 things you need to know before opening bell

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Here is what you need to know.
1. Boris Johnson had a disastrous day on the campaign trail which supporters fear could cost him the election. A clip of Boris Johnson refusing to look at a photo of a sick 4-year-old boy went viral on Monday triggering a day of mistakes by the Tory campaign. Britain votes on Thursday.
2. Morgan Stanley is cutting 1,500 jobs mostly in technology and operations. Bloomberg reported that most of the cuts are in tech and operations. "Other firms will likely announce cuts as planning for 2020 continues," CNBC wrote.
3. Barclays just announced 56 new managing...
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Boris Johnson had a disastrous day on the campaign trail which supporters fear could cost him the election

Boris Johnson had a disastrous day on the campaign trail which supporters fear could cost him the election

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A disastrous campaign day for the Conservatives has given Labour its last best hope of closing the gap in the polls before the general election on Thursday.
Johnson was heavily criticised for initially refusing to look at a photo of a four-year-old boy with suspected pneumonia who was forced to sleep on the floor of a hospital due to a lack of bed space.
A clip of the incident went viral on Monday, triggering a series of missteps by Johnson.
An opinion poll published before Monday's gaffes showed Labour gaining one point to 36% on the Conservatives, unchanged on 42%.
If this poll were...
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