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FRC sheriff Rees quits for lucrative City job

The watchdog responsible for slapping audit firms and accountancy professionals with tens of millions of pounds in fines is quitting to take a lucrative...

Buy As You View crashes into administration

One of Britain's biggest rent-to-own retailers has called in administrators, putting hundreds of jobs at risk and raising renewed fears about the wider health...

UK-listed pharma firm latest to feel investor pain

It has been a summer of violent one-day falls in individual share prices, as Carillion, Dixons Carphone and Provident Financial can all attest. Today, Indivior...

Petrol costs set to soar after Hurricane Harvey

UK drivers face the prospect of a jump in petrol costs next week because of a steep rise in wholesale prices being blamed on...

Boots staff 'harassed' by morning-after pill campaigners

Boots has accused a...

UK manufacturing growth 'accelerates'

Growth in the UK's...

VW and Toyota join rivals with diesel scrappage schemes

Volkswagen and Toyota have...

Premier League clubs smash transfer records

Premier League clubs have smashed summer transfer window spending records for a sixth consecutive year, according to analysis of their activities. Figures from Deloitte's sports...

VW starts scrappage offer worth up to £6,000

Volkswagen has followed rivals by offering discounts on new cars in return for taking older, more polluting diesels off the road. The company behind the...