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Press round-up from ShareCast

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Friday newspaper round-up: Royal Mail, council tax, GSK

Fri 21 June 2024 07:50

(Sharecast News) - The owner of Royal Mail is facing a near £900m class action claim over accusations it abused its "dominant position" in the market for sending out bulk mail, including bank statements and weekly magazines. International Distribution Se

Thursday newspaper round-up: Amazon, Chinese carmakers, Asos

Thu 20 June 2024 07:22

(Sharecast News) - Labour's plans for ending Britain's long-term economic stagnation have been backed by a group of leading economists, including three Nobel prize winners and a former Bank of England deputy governor. In a boost to the shadow chancellor,

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Unsecured household debts, Space Forge, Nvidia

Wed 19 June 2024 07:23

(Sharecast News) - UK households are expected to rack up extra unsecured debts of more than £1,600 this year, including on loans and credit cards, as the cost of living crisis continues to bite, according to a TUC analysis. The TUC said its analysis show

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Investment in the UK, London productivity, EPC

Tue 18 June 2024 07:24

(Sharecast News) - Investment in the UK has trailed other G7 countries including the US and Germany since the mid-1990s, according to a report that urges Labour and the Conservatives to reverse planned cuts to investment or risk long-term damage to econom

Monday newspaper round-up: Manufacturers, landlords, Blackstone

Mon 17 June 2024 07:20

(Sharecast News) - The UK's tax authority has not fined a single "enabler" of offshore tax evasion or noncompliance in five years, despite landmark powers to impose huge fines. Tory ministers claimed new laws introduced in 2017 allowed HM Revenue and Cust

Sunday newspaper round-up: Hargreaves Lansdown, Crest Nicholson, Michael Kors

Sun 16 June 2024 20:14

(Sharecast News) - Hargreaves Lansdown's three private equity suitors have until Wednesday to either table a formal bid for the investment platform or walk away. A £4.7bn offer presented in April was rejected. In particular, the bidders have been attract

Friday newspaper round-up: Insecure work, Stellantis, Nationwide

Fri 14 June 2024 07:23

(Sharecast News) - The UK has seen an "explosion" in insecure, low-paid work in the past 14 years, according to a new report. The TUC said its study had found that the number of people in insecure work had reached a record high of 4.1 million. The analysi

Thursday newspaper round-up: Revolut, BT Group, housing market

Thu 13 June 2024 07:23

(Sharecast News) - Pensioners and people on disability benefits are the winners from radical changes to the welfare system made by the Tories over the last decade, while working-age families are losing out by thousands of pounds every year, according to a

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Entain, Invesco, Deltic Energy

Wed 12 June 2024 07:21

(Sharecast News) - The owner of South West Water has warned that global heating will increase the risk of outbreaks of the parasite that caused diarrhoea and vomiting in south Devon. Pennon Group said that "gradual and significant increasing average and h

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Asda, Apple, Elon Musk

Tue 11 June 2024 07:20

(Sharecast News) - One in three Asda staff have been attacked at work, according to research that included reports of workers being stabbed, punched and threatened with syringes. The poll of almost 1,000 members of GMB, one of the UK's biggest unions, ret