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Experts say move might only affect a few dozen of tens of thousands owing tax

Shareholder backlash after chief branded them ‘immature’ for pension complaints

Pound down nearly 1% as Johnson is accused of living in ‘fantasy’ world

AI researcher was one of the leaders of last year’s mass walkouts

StanChart chief’s comments did a disservice to shareholders’ right of oversight

Ministers to discuss minimum company tax and cryptocurrencies at meeting in Chantilly

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Formal offer letter shows how much bank was prepared to pay up for new CEO

Bank says ‘positive momentum’ from US consumer and ‘pristine’ credit boost outlook

Growth helps offset drag of fixed income division ahead of CEO David Solomon’s strategic overhaul

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

Data point to ‘strong’ labour market despite Brexit uncertainty

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Industry records second fastest growth rate in a decade

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Jobs for school leavers and support for local businesses, people demand in focus groups

Tory leadership contender seems to be utterly uncompromising on Irish backstop issue

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Shadow chancellor will promise that ‘the problem of our times’ can be solved in 5 years

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Sadiq Khan says quality of design of 305m-high skyscraper is not good enough

Former leadership contender says proposed watchdog must cover climate goals

Mortgage lenders compete to offer 90 per cent plus loan-to-value deals

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Investment returns linked to rise in population of the horned herbivore

Influx of higher earners is not harmful, according to study of US neighbourhoods

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

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Structural reforms and a bullish political backdrop have pushed prices to record highs

Pound down nearly 1% as Johnson is accused of living in ‘fantasy’ world

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Ministers to discuss minimum company tax and cryptocurrencies at meeting in Chantilly

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AI researcher was one of the leaders of last year’s mass walkouts

Google activist quits, Gaia’s Lovelock on AI at 100, Nobe’s three-wheel EV

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