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Dow Off Lows, But Remains in Red on Recovery Worries; Banks Slump

11 hours ago   |   FXCM

By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com - The Dow moved off session lows Friday but remained under pressure on mixed quarterly reports from banks and further signs of a slowing recovery...
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France shields Carrefour from takeover in food security battle

16 hours ago   |   Politico

Paris is ready to use its new investment screening powers in the name of food security to make sure that Carrefour will stay French. With a defiant display of economic...
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US retail sales sank again in December as surging COVID-19 cases slammed holiday spending

US retail sales sank again in December as surging COVID-19 cases slammed holiday spending

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Spending at US retailers contracted through the last month of 2020 as economic restrictions offset holiday-season sales. US retail sales contracted 0.7%...
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Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

22 hours ago   |   The Mirror   |   8 articles

A double dip recession is now on the cards with official figures for November confirming a fall in of 2.6% as the second lockdown destroyed output in the accommodation, food...
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Bank Earnings, Retail Sales, Manufacturing: 3 Things to Watch

1 day ago   |   FXCM   |   4 articles

By Christiana Sciaudone Investing.com - Markets closed a tad lower on Thursday amid stimulus optimism. This evening, President-elect Joe Biden is set to unveil a more than $1...
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Writing for Insider - Business

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Insider covers the people, companies, and ideas changing our world - and we welcome outside voices to help us do that. There are two main ways to write...
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Microsoft Cloud for Retail wants to make it easier to run a business online

Microsoft Cloud for Retail wants to make it easier to run a business online

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Microsoft Cloud for Retail will bring together disparate data sources across the retail value chain and provide other intelligent capabilities.
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. 1. Joe Biden is promising an economic stimulus...
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£95m retail voucher scheme to aid economic recovery in Northern Ireland put on hold

£95m retail voucher scheme to aid economic recovery in Northern Ireland put on hold

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph

A £95m retail voucher scheme to encourage people to spend money in shops to aid economic recovery has been deferred.
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Tesco posts record Christmas sales, but Covid-19 costs rise - business live

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 7.40am GMT Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the...
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Joe Biden's plan to increase the minimum wage to $15 won't just help...

Joe Biden's plan to increase the minimum wage to $15 won't just help workers: A new study finds that lower wages cost taxpayers over $100 billion a year

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's newly unveiled $1.9 trillion stimulus package includes one important economic measure - raising the federal minimum wage to... Read more ...

WhatsApp is delaying a new policy change after critics claimed the update...

WhatsApp is delaying a new policy change after critics claimed the update would have turned over user data to Facebook

Summary List Placement WhatsApp is delaying its privacy policy changes that critics said would have forced users to share personal data with Facebook, according to a company... Read more ...

A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his...

A Black Capitol Police officer reportedly put on a MAGA hat to rescue his fellow officers during the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement A Black Capitol Police officer who was suspended after being photographed wearing a red "Make America Great Again" while on-duty defending the Capitol on... Read more ...

'Jose makes players winners': Chris Wilder hails Mourinho as 'the best in...

'Jose makes players winners': Chris Wilder hails Mourinho as 'the best in the business'

Chris Wilder insists Jose Mourinho - who has won 23 major honours in four different countries - remains 'the best in the business' as his side prepare to host Tottenham. Read more ...

Exxon slides 6% after SEC launches investigation into the oil giant's asset...

Exxon slides 6% after SEC launches investigation into the oil giant's asset valuations

Summary List Placement Exxon Mobil tumbled as much as 6%, to $47.29, on Friday following a report from the Wall Street Journal that the SEC launched an investigation into the... Read more ...

Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

A double dip recession is now on the cards with official figures for November confirming a fall in of 2.6% as the second lockdown destroyed output in the accommodation, food... Read more ...

JPMorgan's 4th-quarter earnings smash forecasts as trading revenues soar

JPMorgan's 4th-quarter earnings smash forecasts as trading revenues soar

Summary List Placement JPMorgan reported fourth-quarter earnings on Friday. The banking giant posted a 42% rise in net income, driven by its release of $2.9 billion in credit... Read more ...

US retail sales sank again in December as surging COVID-19 cases slammed...

US retail sales sank again in December as surging COVID-19 cases slammed holiday spending

Summary List Placement Spending at US retailers contracted through the last month of 2020 as economic restrictions offset holiday-season sales. US retail sales contracted 0.7%... Read more ...

EastEnders spoilers: Ian Beale crushed as he discovers Sharon is trying to...

EastEnders spoilers: Ian Beale crushed as he discovers Sharon is trying to kill him?

Is Ian Beale about to discover that wife Sharon is plotting to kill him? A newly released EastEnders trailer sees the Walford business magnate looking very suspicious indeed as... Read more ...

From furlough to the FTSE 250: Britain's economy in 2021 explained in charts

From furlough to the FTSE 250: Britain's economy in 2021 explained in charts

The ONS this morning found the UK economy went into reverse in November, shrinking 2.6% on October as it was hit by a second national lockdown. Read more ...