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Business Carillion led 57 projects worth £5.7bn when it went bust

Ten of those projects were individually worth more than £150m, according to figures published by construction analysts Barbour ABI. More

Business Inheritance tax review ordered by Philip Hammond

Officials are set to probe everything from submitting returns and paying tax, to making IHT-free gifts and estate planning - but there is no indication of whether the 40 per cent 'death tax' levy... More

Business Volkswagen suspends high-level manager over emissions tests on monkeys

Automaker Volkswagen has suspended its head of external relations and sustainability in response to the controversy over experiments in which monkeys were exposed to diesel exhaust. More

Business Volkswagen suspends high-level manager over emissions tests on monkeys

Automaker Volkswagen has suspended its head of external relations and sustainability in response to the controversy over experiments in which monkeys were exposed to diesel exhaust. More

Business Why FTSE companies may fear rise in value of the pound

A rising pound may spell good news for holiday-makers looking to get more bang for their buck abroad, but could alarm global companies on the key FTSE index. More

Business Borrowers in denial over interest-only timebomb mortgages

A stern warning from the UK financial services watchdog says there are 1.67 million people in Britain with either a part or full interest-only mortgage - equivalent to one in five homeowners in the... More

Business The councils with the most unfilled potholes revealed

More than 100,000 dangerous potholes that have been reported by road users to UK local authorities currently remain unfixed today, it has been revealed. More

Business What your employer's gender pay report means for you

From April, all companies with 250 or more staff must publish a gender pay report revealing average pay information for men and women. But what should employees do about the information? More

Business Faron Pharmaceuticals share price grows with new drug

Faron Pharmaceuticals certainly appears to have delivered in the past year with its lead product Traumakine, a drug to treat acute respiratory distress syndrome, making waves with investors. More

Business The Shift: Kodak’s Dubious Blockchain Gamble

What’s a 130-year-old photo company doing dabbling in cryptocurrency? Either revolutionizing digital rights management or trying to make a quick buck. More

Business Blackstone in Talks Over Deal With Thomson Reuters Unit

The financial information and news company said it was discussing a potential partnership with the private equity giant in its financial and risk business. More

Business Domino's reports better than expected annual profit

Domino's Pizza has raised its annual profit forecast with increasing sales driven by new store openings and the X Factor finale, reporting a 18.2 per cent rise in to £321.8m in the fourth quarter. More

Business Domino's reports better than expected annual profit

Domino's Pizza has raised its annual profit forecast with increasing sales driven by new store openings and the X Factor finale, reporting a 18.2 per cent rise in to £321.8m in the fourth quarter. More

Business FTSE LIVE: Pound back on the slide

The pound's value slid further this morning after dropping to $1.40 yesterday while the FTSE 350 has opened lower. The £3.8bn Informa/UBM deal has also been confirmed. More

Business FTSE LIVE: Pound back on the slide

The pound's value slid further this morning after dropping to $1.40 yesterday while the FTSE 350 has opened lower. The £3.8bn Informa/UBM deal has also been confirmed. More

Business Discounted asking prices is making London a buyer's market

A decrease in demand has widened the gap between asking and achieved home prices in London and other southern cities in the UK, recent numbers from the House Price Index show. More

Business Discounted asking prices is making London a buyer's market

A decrease in demand has widened the gap between asking and achieved home prices in London and other southern cities in the UK, recent numbers from the House Price Index show. More

Business Informa unveils £3.9bn for rival firm UBM

The deal aims to create a ‘leading B2B information services group’ with Informa investors owning 65.5% of the company and UBM shareholders 34.5% under the terms of the deal. More

Business Informa unveils £3.9bn for rival firm UBM

The deal aims to create a ‘leading B2B information services group’ with Informa investors owning 65.5% of the company and UBM shareholders 34.5% under the terms of the deal. More

Business Landlords can still make an 8.9% return on buy-to-let

Research from specialist buy-to-let mortgage broker Mortgages for Business shows landlords who let out property on a room-by-room basis are still raking in yields of 8.9 per cent. More