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Wall Street business comes under pressure at same time as outlook dims for lending

Chief executive Ginni Rometty says it is vindication of the value of recently acquired group Red Hat

Firms target small number of attorneys who can navigate US national security reviews

Pound sinks below ‘flash crash’ trough as concerns over prospect of no-deal mount

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Nominee for EU commission presidency promises environmentally friendly policies ahead of vote

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Seven-year bond sale confirms warming investor interest in once-troubled sovereign

With interest rates low, lenders look to attract depositors with different rewards

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US healthcare group also reported a decline in litigation expenses

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Upbeat figures come as markets have begun to price in a rate cut as soon as this month

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Companies opt for flexibility over higher dividends

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Pound sinks below ‘flash crash’ trough as concerns over prospect of no-deal mount

Apart from China and India, there is little sign that developing economies are converging with the developed world

Seven-year bond sale confirms warming investor interest in once-troubled sovereign

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US healthcare group also reported a decline in litigation expenses

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If you’re going to quit air travel for the sake of the planet, you should also quit Netflix and Youtube.

Chief executive Ginni Rometty says it is vindication of the value of recently acquired group Red Hat

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