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What Management Would Prefer You Didn’t Know About Lloyds Banking Group PLC

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) is slashing more jobs. This Fool explores whether it's a good sign or a bad sign for the bank's future.


Rio Tinto CEO Walsh given open-ended job contract as predator looms

Rio Tinto (Xetra: 855018 - news) on Thursday gave its chief executive Sam Walsh an open-ended extension to his job contract after rival miner Glencore…


BUZZ-Foxtons: worst single-day move on stumbling London property sales

** Estate agency Foxtons suffers its worst day since listing last year after warning slowing property sales in London will hit earnings. ** Shares fal…


Tesco Bank lifts profit in first half as lending grows

Tesco Bank said its trading profit increased by 15.9 percent to 102 million pounds ($164 million) in the six months to the end of August, driven by a…

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