Investors soon tire of empty ‘news flows’

Promises to backers, as with children, only go so far

Estate agents challenge Rightmove and Zoopla

Estate agents hope new portal will help them regain market share

Small-cap Week, January 24

Monitise, Applied Graphene Materials, Gulf Keystone and Findel featured

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Taxman faces 3m flood of last-minute filings

HMRC ill-equipped to deal with deadline, say accountants

Rich will split homes to avoid tax, say experts

Wealthy homeowners explore ways to minimise value as mansion levy looms

Cuadrilla asks to delay fracking bid

Shale gas project on hold after planning officers opposed move

Price fears rise over mobile merger

Hutchison Whampoa union with Telefónica will slash competition

Weavering founder’s fall from grace

Hedge fund founder Peterson jailed at end of complex case

Barclays bites back against NY watchdog

Previously unquestioned law enforcer has hit a dark pool hurdle

Weavering founder jailed for 13 years

Hedge fund manager handed tough sentence

Competition weighs on B & M sales

Chief confident of hitting targets despite currency headwinds

WANdisco launches $25m cash call

Tech group needs cash to tap demand for big data

Jimmy Choo revenues boosted by Asia

Performance defies broader concerns over a slowdown in the region

Li Ka-shing’s $50bn of UK investments

O2 deal would add to portfolio of assets from power to ports

Hutchison Whampoa to buy O2 for £10bn

Telefónica set to agree cash deal with Li Ka-shing-owned group

UK car production climbs for fifth year

Late rally maintains impressive success run in tough conditions

City Insider: Sorrell parties in Davos

Paul Marshall changes tune, RBS and other charities and Bond returns to high street

Barclays fights back in dark pool case

Lawyers dispute NY attorney-general’s attempt to bolster suit

Britain’s bold move on plain cigarette packaging

UK is right to ban all promotional graphics in the sale of tobacco

Quindell talks to Slater & Gordon on sale

Insurance claims processor’s shares rise on news that it is in negotiations to sell


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