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Corbyn hits back at Morgan Stanley in banker row

Jeremy Corbyn has issued a furious retort to Morgan Stanley after the major investment bank warned a Labour election victory could pose a bigger...

Oil production cuts extended until end of 2018

Members of the OPEC oil cartel and other nations, including Russia, have agreed to extend production cuts aimed at propping up prices until the...

Barclay brothers eye £600m office group LEO

The reclusive proprietors of The Daily Telegraph are plotting a £600m takeover of an upmarket serviced office operator that is competing for business against...

Bitcoin volatile amid 20% fall in 24 hours

Bitcoin has plunged from a new high to record a 20% decline in value in just 24 hours, with other cryptocurrencies suffering a similar...

Greene King hangover as consumers squeezed

Pubs operator Greene King has warned of tough market conditions for the next two to three years after higher costs and a squeeze on...

Net migration falls by more than 100,000 after Brexit vote

Net migration is estimated...

Daily Mail owner DMGT's shares plunge

Shares in Daily Mail...

Morrisons recalls chicken pie over fish mix-up

Morrisons is recalling its...

Online gambling spend nears £5bn

More than a third...

Bitcoin takes stock after rollercoaster ride

The price of digital...

UberEats boss is latest UK executive to quit

The boss of Uber's restaurant delivery service in Europe is leaving the company, the latest in a string of executives to quit in the...

Rate rise blamed as house price growth stalls

House prices grew more slowly than expected last month, according to Nationwide, as it was claimed rising interest rates have dampened demand. The figures from...

'No festive cheer' as consumers shun big buys

Consumer confidence has fallen to its lowest level since just after the Brexit vote as households shun major purchases, according to a closely-watched survey. The...

Pound at fresh two-month high on EU deal hopes

The pound has climbed to new two-month highs on hopes that the UK is nearing a divorce deal with the EU. Sterling rose by nearly...

Campaign sues Google on behalf of 5.4m Britons

Google is facing legal action launched on behalf of 5.4 million people in England and Wales over allegations it unlawfully collected their personal data. If...

Ministers fire starting gun on £5.5bn auction

Taxpayers will on Thursday take another step towards recouping money injected into the banking system during the 2008 financial crisis with the formal launch...