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Investors call for break-up of online retailer citing ‘profound loss of confidence’

Talks fail with private equity groups over acquiring cladding maker

Founder says he will consider turning eponymous group into a family office in next two years

Chinese tech group focuses on enterprise and the cloud after losing a third of its value in 2018

Byzantine debt structures will lead to lengthy, litigious and very costly bankruptcies

MPs should extend Article 50 and test support for other exit options

Four companies raised a total of more than $4bn on Tuesday

Computer maker stabilises operations and exceeds earnings expectations

Hopes for solution remain dim as Republicans and Democrats hold to core demands 

Prominent Brexit supporter’s company says move is not linked to departure from EU

Swiss bank’s ‘very poor’ earnings miss analyst expectations and send shares down

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Demands raise prospect of stand-off or even new negotiations over trade pact

Strength in pharmaceuticals division drives strong fourth-quarter revenues

Oilseed processor said it misjudged US-China trade dispute twice in a year

Lawyer admits Paul Whelan was given a USB drive containing state secrets

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Special Report The World

Traditional journalism has suffered but new forms have keen sense of mission

OneWeb set to launch 6 broadband satellites as it races to raise fresh funds

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Yen slides after Japanese exports data show fall in shipments

Dim forecasts buck the upbeat trend of recent years

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Founder says he will consider turning eponymous group into a family office in next two years

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Computer maker stabilises operations and exceeds earnings expectations

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The Chinese telecom group has several deeply ingrained advantages

The core marketplace business already quite large

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