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Cyber Monday – what is it, and where are the best deals?

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:54 am| By Harry Cockburn

Online shopping rampage forecast for Monday

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

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:48 am| By LLB Reporter

Luxury properties and London are like Siamese twins, inseparable.

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These are the world's top 10 countries with the happiest workers

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:26 am| By LLB Reporter

Did Britain make the list?

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

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:00 am

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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Jeremy Clarkson presents Amazon’s latest delivery droneVideo

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:43 am| By Harry Cockburn

It’s a Christmas tech overload

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What’s the controversial sugar tax and how would it work?

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:08 am| By Robyn Vinter

MPs propose a tax on sugary food and drink

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14 stats that prove why London (and not New York) is the world's most luxurious property destination

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 9:48 am| By LLB Reporter

Millionaire homes are twice as expensive in London compared to New York

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

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 2:28 pm| 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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This is the finest Black Friday trolling, courtesy of Cards Against Humanity

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:00 pm| By Robyn Vinter

Check out this deal        


These are London's most controversial billionaire basements

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:56 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra, Robyn Vinter

The super-rich and their love for London basements….

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Winning design for £43m new bridge at Pimlico unveiled

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:28 am| 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

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:23 am| 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

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:00 am| 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?

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:08 pm| By Harry Cockburn

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

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Gigantic LEGO Christmas train arrives in style into Covent Garden

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:57 am

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

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

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:29 am| By Robyn Vinter

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

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Network Rail falls short of punctuality target, as profits fall

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:25 am| By Harry Cockburn

More like Network Snail

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

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:07 am| 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

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 9:32 am| 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

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 3:16 pm

From boosting entrepreneurship to cutting business rates

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Autumn Statement 2015: Six vital business measures

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 3:04 pm| By Harry Cockburn

How did Osborne tackle the big issues facing businesses?

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He said what?! 5 of the most controversial Autumn Statement announcements

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 3:03 pm| By Robyn Vinter

Here are some of the measures we didn’t see coming

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

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 2:46 pm| 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?

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 2:04 pm| 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

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:54 pm| By Robyn Vinter

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

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Revealed: London to get a new £88m bridge across the River Thames Video

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:15 am| By LLB Reporter

Sick of hearing about the Garden Bridge? Here’s a new London bridge you could obsess over.

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What is the Autumn Statement and why should you care?

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:14 am| By Robyn Vinter

…and what is different about this year?

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Autumn statement: Osborne announces “largest housebuilding programme since 1970s”

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 9:51 am| By Harry Cockburn

Osborne doubles house building budget and pledges 400,000 new homes

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Dell admits it unwittingly built a serious security flaw into its computers

Wed, 25 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Customers’ bank details and personal data at risk

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Making your money work for you

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 |Updated: Thu, 26 Nov 2015

Take a look at opportunities the Forex market offers for generating profit

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Entreprenerd: From refugee to multimillionaire in 25 yearsVideo

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By Robyn Vinter

We meet a woman who built her business from literally nothing

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7 things businesses need to make Britain an economic powerhouse

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By Charlotte Rumsey

Boosting enterprise in Britain

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Sadiq Khan: London will run on clean energy by 2050

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Can Khan put London on course to 100% renewable energy? It’s a tall order

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Roman Abramovich's Chelsea announces £23.1m loss and a drop in turnover

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By LLB Reporter

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich’s Chelsea Football Club made a £23.1m loss over the financial year ending 30 June, 2015.


London-based food delivery app Deliveroo just raised $100m

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By LLB Reporter

London-based food delivery app Deliveroo has just raised $100m in a series D funding.

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Rolls-Royce announces “major restructuring” following string of profit warnings

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Aeronautical engineering firm looks to cut costs and streamline production


Global mergers & acquisitions just hit a record $3.8 TRILLION - check out the biggest deals of the year

Tue, 24 Nov 2015| By LLB Reporter

Over $4.2 trillion worth of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals were made this year, beating the $4.1 trillion record set in 2007.

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Digital technology – love it or fear it?

Tue, 24 Nov 2015

Why embracing digital tools is essential for business growth

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How to travel in London for FREE

Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By LLB Reporter

Who said there’s no such thing as a free ride?


The five companies you NEVER KNEW Tesco owned

Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

From Giraffe to Euphorium Bakery

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Was Titanic inquiry a Freemason “whitewash”?

Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

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

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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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CBI head confident Eurosceptics can be beaten

Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Anti-EU groups threatening to disrupt companies backing “in” campaign


Rumour Mill: Argos owner Home Retail Group could be sold for £1bn

Mon, 23 Nov 2015

Home retail Group, the owner of Argos and Homebase, might be up for sale with a £1bn pricetag.

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The top 10 easiest and hardest places to sell a house in the UK

Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By LLB Reporter

London has just been named the hardest place to sell a house in the UK.

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Young people in the UK face uncertain times. Here’s how we can support them

Mon, 23 Nov 2015 |Updated: Mon, 23 Nov 2015| By Crispin Moger

Marmalade CEO Crispin Moger on helping young people realise their potential

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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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Snow blizzards set to strike Britain over the weekend

Fri, 20 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Will the warmest November on record turn to snow-mageddon?

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Zac Goldsmith says he would scrap all bus lanes, and won’t extend cycle superhighways

Fri, 20 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Give more space to electric cars, says Goldsmith


Window cleaners for the Gherkin earn £50k a year! Check out the most unusual jobs and their salaries

Fri, 20 Nov 2015

Want to be a pet food taster? A professional queuer? A cool hunter?

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Can computer hackers solve overcrowding and delays to the rail network?

Fri, 20 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Best hackers to present ideas to UK’s transport ministers

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The £8.4bn London urban village you need to know about

Fri, 20 Nov 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

London is set to get an £8.4bn mini-village on the Greenwich peninsula as part of what has been branded “Britain’s largest regeneration project run by a single developer”.

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

Fri, 20 Nov 2015| By Harry Cockburn

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

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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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