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Press round-up from ShareCast

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Tuesday newspaper round-up: Financial wellbeing programme, Itsu, Arriva,

Tue 21 January 2020 07:23

(Sharecast News) - The government is promising to turn Britain into a nation of savers by 2030 and cut the number of households relying on credit cards for day-to-day spending by launching an ambitious financial wellbeing programme. In an alarming summary

Monday newspaper round-up: House prices, Flybe, HS2

Mon 20 January 2020 07:28

(Sharecast News) - The world's energy watchdog has warned the oil and gas industry that it risks a public backlash by failing to act on the climate crisis in favour of making short-term profits. The International Energy Agency (IEA) said oil companies mus

Sunday newspaper round-up: Intu Properties, HS2, Flybe, Davos, Ofcom, Stagecoach

Sun 19 January 2020 18:04

(Sharecast News) - The embattled shopping centre giant that owns Lakeside in Essex and the Trafford Centre near Manchester is planning to tap the City for £1bn of emergency cash as soon as next month, in a significant test of the market's appetite for re

Friday newspaper round-up: Betfred, Carillion, Lekoil

Fri 17 January 2020 07:29

(Sharecast News) - The brothers who own the high street bookmaker Betfred are making millions from a business that treats public sector staff for health problems including gambling addiction, the Guardian can disclose. Betfred's owners, the billionaire To

Thursday newspaper round-up: Debenhams, Woodford, housing market

Thu 16 January 2020 07:25

(Sharecast News) - There's been a department store in the market town of Stockton-on-Tees for over a century. But the last one closed its doors for the final time on Wednesday when Debenhams pulled down the shutters. The store is one of 19 being closed ac

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Flybe, tech start-ups, Andrew Tinkler

Wed 15 January 2020 07:24

(Sharecast News) - The immediate future of Flybe was secured on Tuesday night after ministers agreed a rescue deal with shareholders to keep Europe's largest regional carrier flying. The package of measures includes a potential loan in the region of £100

Tuesday newspaper round-up: Vanguard, Richard Sounds, Ghosn

Tue 14 January 2020 07:29

(Sharecast News) - The government has been urged to rethink its tax and benefit rules for low-paid workers after it emerged that some staff at the bakery chain Greggs could get to keep just a quarter of their £300 annual bonus as a result of universal cr

Monday newspaper round-up: Online gambling, Gatwick, Boeing, Tesla

Mon 13 January 2020 07:24

(Sharecast News) - The gambling industry watchdog is preparing to ban bookmakers from taking credit card deposits for betting online, in the latest move to prevent the exploitation of vulnerable customers. The Gambling Commission is expected to announce t

Sunday newspaper round-up: Iran, Pennon, Huawei, Boeing, European emissions fines

Sun 12 January 2020 12:23

(Sharecast News) - Car-makers face more than £12bn of fines for failing to hit tough new European rules on emissions.

Friday newspaper round-up: Boeing, business confidence, Carillion

Fri 10 January 2020 07:27

(Sharecast News) - Boeing on Thursday released hundreds of internal messages that raise serious questions about its development of simulators and the 737 Max that was grounded in March after two fatal crashes, prompting outrage from US lawmakers. In an Ap