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Two banks showed up as weakest in the Bank of England stress test

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Manchester City owners sell 13% stake to Chinese investors in £265m deal

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Chinese investors have snapped up a 13% stake in Premier League leaders Manchester City for $400m (£265m).

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Stand on the right! Mind the Gap! A guide to good Tube etiquette

By Harry Cockburn

A crash course on how to use the London Underground system

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Have £16m to spare? Take a look at London’s largest luxury apartment

By LLB Reporter

Luxury properties and London are like Siamese twins, inseparable.

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On the money – How the wealth of National Treasures compares today

We’ll fork out some £3.5bn over Black Friday weekend and though most of that spending is online or on cards, hard cash still accounts for 40% of high street transactions. But have you ever stopped to think whose likeness is featured on the banknotes that slip through our fingers so easily – and why?

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7 things businesses need to make Britain an economic powerhouse

Tue, 24 Nov 2015

Boosting enterprise in Britain

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Britain’s got talent – but how do businesses attract the best?

Fri, 20 Nov 2015

Top London entrepreneurs tackle Britain’s talent issues

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7 killer ways to access finance and grow your business

Fri, 20 Nov 2015

We ask top entrepreneurs and finance bods for their tips

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MUST WATCH: YO! Sushi founder Simon Woodroffe OBE on how to be a rich & successful entrepreneurVideo

Mon, 23 Nov 2015

Here’s what YO! Founder and former Dragons’ Den investor Simon Woodroffe had to say

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What does Britain need to produce the next Google or Facebook?

Fri, 20 Nov 2015

Does Britain have the talent, infrastructure and support to create the next tech titan?


From zero to £300m in eight years – 6 infallible business lessons from BrewDog founder James Watt

Tue, 17 Nov 2015| By Robyn Vinter

How a former fishing boat captain set up one of the UK’s largest craft beer companies

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Entreprenerd: From refugee to multimillionaire in 25 yearsVideo

Tue, 24 Nov 2015

We meet a woman who built her business from literally nothing

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Entreprenerd: Here’s how to fail the right wayVideo

Wed, 18 Nov 2015

We chatted to an entrepreneur whose business was a massive success… well, at least the last one was

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Entreprenerd podcast: How a cheeky small business managed to convince clients it was bigVideo

Mon, 9 Nov 2015

It just took a little help from Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant

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NEW Entreprenerd podcast: Here’s what it’s like to take a big step into the unknown and become an entrepreneurVideo

Tue, 3 Nov 2015

We interviewed someone who has just taken the leap and started her own business for our brand new podcast series

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Exclusive video: Smash and grab robbers steal £40k worth of jewellery from Knightsbridge store Watches of SwitzerlandVideo

By Robyn Vinter, Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Two robbers on a motorbike broke into Watches of Switzerland in Brompton Road and stole jewellery worth £40,000.

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Winning design for £43m new bridge at Pimlico unveiled

By Harry Cockburn

Elegant suspension bridge could be London’s first pedestrian and cycle bridge

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Taiwanese insurance giant to buy City building Cannon Place for £500m

By LLB Reporter

Taiwanese insurance giant Fubon Life Insurance is to buy City building Cannon Place for £500m.

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Ken Livingstone lambasted for blaming Tony Blair for 7/7 bombings & saying terrorists "gave their lives" for cause Video

By LLB Reporter

Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone is being lambasted for claiming that Tony Blair is responsible for the 7/7 bombings.

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What is Black Friday? Where can I find the best deals?

By Harry Cockburn

Black Friday is coming. Here’s what you need to know

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Obama, BBC News and a Twitter help account: The bizarre Anonymous hacking targets

By Robyn Vinter

The group declared war on IS – but it has its sights on others too

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Mihir Bose: How can the scandal-struck world of sport emerge from crisis? I have a solution…

By Mihir Bose

Why do sports administrators still try to preserve the fiction that sport has nothing to do with money? Asks Bose in his latest column…

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Tesco forks out $12m to settle US lawsuit over profit scandal

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

The extent of Tesco’s profit black hole has risen to £326m

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Climate change protesters block tunnel at Heathrow causing major traffic delays

By LLB Reporter

A road tunnel at Heathrow has been blocked by Climate change protestors causing delays on the M4

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6 ways the Autumn Statement was good news for London businesses

From boosting entrepreneurship to cutting business rates

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Autumn Statement 2015: Six vital business measures

By Harry Cockburn

How did Osborne tackle the big issues facing businesses?

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Sorry George Osborne, but here are 6 reasons why the Autumn Statement was rubbish

By LLB Reporter

Going by personal ratings, George Osborne is the most unpopular of all Conservatives.

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How rich is George Osborne?

By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

In 2013, George Osborne got himself into a pickle for tweeting a picture of himself eating a burger on the eve of the spending review.

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5 top stories from elsewhere you missed during the Autumn Statement

By Robyn Vinter

Record winter deaths, mortgage-lending high, bankers’ bonuses and more

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What is the Autumn Statement and why should you care?

By Robyn Vinter

…and what is different about this year?

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Christmas has arrived in Covent Garden in the form of a giant red, green and yellow Lego train.

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Newly published list of Freemasons highlights extent to which inquiry may have been influenced

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Mog the cat would scram the man on the moon in a head-to-head battle

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Most millionaires ever, biggest fig ever, it’s all happening in the capital of England

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