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Struggling fashion chain Monsoon is set for a £34m lifeline as its founder battles to save it 26 May 4:03pm Struggling fashion chain Monsoon is set for a £34m lifeline as its founder battles to save it
Peter Simon has reportedly said he will pump in the cash if landlords agree to cut rents, as part of what is known as a company voluntary agreement.
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Car giants Fiat and Renault seek an alliance as the motor industry battles a slowdown in sales  26 May 4:03pm Car giants Fiat and Renault seek an alliance as the motor industry battles a slowdown in sales 
The two firms are said to be in discussions about how they can work together, potentially paving the way for a formal merger. Renault is already in an alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi.
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SUNDAY NEWSPAPER SHARE TIPS: MaxCyte and IQE 26 May 10:38am SUNDAY NEWSPAPER SHARE TIPS: MaxCyte and IQE
This week, Midas looks at AIM-listed US cell therapy firm MaxCyte. and the Sunday Times assesses the prospects of IQE amid the fallout from Donald Trump's crusade against China's Huawei.
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Metro Bank used billions in cheap loans from Bank of England to invest in risky deals 26 May 10:12am Updated Metro Bank used billions in cheap loans from Bank of England to invest in risky deals
Figures show the challenger bank drew £3.8 billion from the BoE's Term Funding scheme, which was intended to boost affordable loans to families and businesses.
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How do I get a discount on council tax? 26 May 10:10am Updated How do I get a discount on council tax?
With average council tax bills leaping by an inflation-busting 5 per cent in the financial year just begun in April, it is more vital than ever to check you are not paying too much.
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TSB fraud guarantee has April 14 deadline 26 May 10:10am Updated TSB fraud guarantee has April 14 deadline
No one should have to pay for an honest mistake' - runs the tagline on TSB's new fraud refund guarantee. But the promise has proved hollow.
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M&S boss slams toxic culture poisoning firm 26 May 10:10am Updated M&S boss slams toxic culture poisoning firm
Archie Norman has vowed to shatter the 'corporate vanity' among its middle management that has dogged the company for decades and restore the retailer to its former glory on the high street.
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ISS and Glass Lewis urging shareholder revolt at AG Barr, maker of Irn-Bru 26 May 9:54am Updated ISS and Glass Lewis urging shareholder revolt at AG Barr, maker of Irn-Bru
Robin Barr, the great-grandson of AG Barr's founder, could find himself voted him off the board where he has served as a director for 55 years.
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Private equity owners of Blue Motor Finance weighing up a £200m sale 26 May 9:54am Private equity owners of Blue Motor Finance weighing up a £200m sale
City sources said Cabot Square Partners had been talking to bankers about a sale of its stake and was now working with advisers from Lazard on 'strategic options' for the business.
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Proposed £2bn-plus takeover of Barchester taking longer due to Brexit impasse 26 May 9:51am Proposed £2bn-plus takeover of Barchester taking longer due to Brexit impasse
City sources said a deal should have been struck by now – but negotiations have been tough amid concerns about Brexit and its impact on the pound.
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Hong Kong tycoon who owns Three begins challenge over O2 takeover 26 May 9:48am Updated Hong Kong tycoon who owns Three begins challenge over O2 takeover
The merger was blocked in 2016 over concerns it would cut the number of big mobile operators in the UK from four to three. CK Hutchison, the owner of Three, is controlled by Li Ka-shing.
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£16bn wiped off holiday firms as traders bet on sluggish summer 26 May 9:47am Updated £16bn wiped off holiday firms as traders bet on sluggish summer
Investment giants BlackRock, Citadel and Marshall Wace have in recent weeks taken out short positions against the stocks – meaning they profit if the share prices fall.
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Commuting into cities will become a thing of the past, predicts £900m IWG boss 26 May 9:44am Commuting into cities will become a thing of the past, predicts £900m IWG boss
Mark Dixon, the son of a Ford engineer who left his comprehensive school in Chelmsford at 16, founded Regus while living with his now ex-wife and children in Brussels in 1989.
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BBC pension fund loses up to £9m on investments in US carmaker Tesla 26 May 9:34am BBC pension fund loses up to £9m on investments in US carmaker Tesla
Shares in Elon Musk's electric car firm slammed further into reverse, taking total losses this year to nearly 40 per cent and leaving the company's valuation at $33.7 billion (£26.5 billion).
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HAMISH MCRAE: These are worrying times - but here are 10 reasons to stay calm 26 May 9:24am HAMISH MCRAE: These are worrying times - but here are 10 reasons to stay calm
At this time of uncertainty, here are my top ten things in the UK and world economies that we can be reasonably sure about - things that can form a base on which to plan.
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How to review your investment portfolio... and make it BLOOM 26 May 9:17am How to review your investment portfolio... and make it BLOOM
Like gardeners caring for their beloved trees, plants and lawns, investors could do worse than apply similar techniques to neglected share and fund portfolios.
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MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Dividend cut sounds the last post for Royal Mail 26 May 9:06am MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Dividend cut sounds the last post for Royal Mail
Ever since Royal Mail was floated, the group has pinned its hopes on parcels and productivity. So far, those hopes have proved misplaced.
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Wonga may be no longer but beware new lenders looking to rip you off 26 May 7:22am Updated Wonga may be no longer but beware new lenders looking to rip you off
Our investigation reveals that many short-term lenders are demanding that borrowers pay back loans with crippling interest charges.
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Sir Philip Green offers to put extra £185m assets behind Arcadia pension scheme 26 May 7:20am Updated Sir Philip Green offers to put extra £185m assets behind Arcadia pension scheme
The sum is chiefly made up of property assets and includes security over the flagship store on Oxford Street. The agreement would mean that in a crisis the buildings could be sold.
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Fund legend Terry Smith gives way to new blood at Fundsmith Emerging Equities 26 May 6:16am Fund legend Terry Smith gives way to new blood at Fundsmith Emerging Equities
Michael O'Brien and Sandip Patodia will run it. Smith also said the trust's annual charge would be reduced from 1.25 to one per cent. The trust's performance has certainly been disappointing.
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TONY HETHERINGTON: How can muggers at Global Spread Exchange sleep at night? 26 May 6:05am TONY HETHERINGTON: How can muggers at Global Spread Exchange sleep at night?
I was contacted by a 'David Green' and was persuaded to invest £500, having been told that his company is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority. Now I cannot contact the company.
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MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Medical group MaxCyte, has its finger on the pulse 26 May 5:47am Updated MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Medical group MaxCyte, has its finger on the pulse
It was floated on London's junior market in 2016 at 70p a share. The stock shot up to more than £3 by April 2017, but has since drifted down to £1.61. This is unjustified and the shares should rebound.
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Guide spells out if you can get a council tax discount 26 May 5:36am Updated Guide spells out if you can get a council tax discount
With average council tax bills leaping by an inflation-busting 5 per cent in the financial year just begun in April, it is more vital than ever to check you are not paying too much.
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BBC is among several British pension funds which lost millions on their investments in Tesla 26 May 5:24am Updated BBC is among several British pension funds which lost millions on their investments in Tesla
Shares in Elon Musk's electric car firm slammed further into reverse, taking total losses this year to nearly 40 per cent and leaving the company's valuation at $33.7 billion (£26.5 billion).
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Nurture your portfolio like a garden – and it will BLOOM 26 May 5:22am Nurture your portfolio like a garden – and it will BLOOM
With gardeners caring for their beloved trees, plants and lawns, investors could do worse than take a leaf out of their book – and apply similar techniques to neglected share and fund portfolios.
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Proposed £2bn-plus takeover of care home giant Barchester taking longer due to Brexit impasse 26 May 4:50am Proposed £2bn-plus takeover of care home giant Barchester taking longer due to Brexit impasse
City sources said a deal should have been struck by now – but negotiations have been tough amid concerns about Brexit and its impact on the pound.
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HAMISH MCRAE: We have to plan knowing very little about what might happen in our politics 26 May 4:37am Updated HAMISH MCRAE: We have to plan knowing very little about what might happen in our politics
At this time of uncertainty, here are my top ten things in the UK and world economies that we can be reasonably sure about - things that can form a base on which to plan.
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Sir Philip Green offers to put extra £185m of security behind Arcadia pension scheme 26 May 4:27am Updated Sir Philip Green offers to put extra £185m of security behind Arcadia pension scheme
The sum is chiefly made up of property assets and includes security over the flagship store on Oxford Street. The agreement would mean that in a crisis the buildings could be sold.
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Wonga may be no longer but beware new firms looking to rip you off 26 May 4:17am Updated Wonga may be no longer but beware new firms looking to rip you off
Our investigation reveals that many short-term lenders are demanding that borrowers pay back loans with crippling interest charges.
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