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Saturday | South China Morning Post

Financial exchange regulators use computers to crack traders' code

Regulators trying to translate exchange dealers' clever chat into plain English as they probe whether they are colluding to rig key rates While most people wouldn't understand the question, this is common vernacular for London currency traders active in the daily 4 o'clock "fixing" of global reference exchange rates.

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Related Topix: Computers, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Independent

Man About Town: Ride a mechanical bull on live TV? All in a day's work

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The Independent

A new future with concrete and chips: Tech entrepreneurs honoured by...

The collapse of the banking sector in 2008 showed just how reliant the British economy had become on the City of London for growth, jobs and general prosperity.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A350, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Star

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The Ukip party leader spoke about drugs, booze and his hated European Union in an exclusive interview in the boozer.

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Real Clear Politics

Is the West Powerless to Stop Russia?

As the situation in Ukraine rapidly spins out of control, various Western leaders have stepped up their verbal warnings to Russia.

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Related Topix: Asia, World News, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Germany, Europe

Business Wire

Skanska Builds Office Property in London, UK, for GBP 95 M, about SEK 1 Billion

Skanska has signed a contract with developer Helical Bar to build the commercial development Creechurch Place in London, UK.

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Kent Online

Maidstone-based Watchfinder secures A 1m funding from HSBC to double...

Specialist pre-owned luxury watch retailer WatchFinder has secured a 1m funding package from HSBC to help double its stock holding.

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Related Topix: Watches, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

New Statesman

Why the Tories can't declare that the living standards crisis is over

Today is the day that George Osborne and his Treasury team have been waiting for.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Daily Mail

Top 20 most watched investment trusts: Investors hunt dividend heroes and big hitters

Bigger is not always better when it comes to choosing investment trusts, data from the industry's trade body has revealed.

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

AlertNet

Currency probe drives bank demand for Big Brother software

While most people wouldn't understand the question, this is common vernacular for London currency traders active in the daily 4 o'clock "fixing" of global reference exchange rates.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, Hertfordshire County, England

MarketWatch

Bank of America: the good, the bad and the ugly

But there are two silver linings. The bank's shares slumped over 3% on the net loss of $276 million, or 5 cents a share, compared with earnings of $3.4 billion, or 29 cents, in the fourth quarter, and $1.5 billion, or 10 cents, a year earlier.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Police review procedures after A 660,000 Water Park fraud

FRAUD handling methods have been reviewed by Gloucestershire Police following the release of a report into corruption in the Cotswold Water Park, which found failings in the police.

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Ilford Recorder

Video: Family of hit-and-run victim Christopher Ritchie demand justice

The family of a hit-and-run victim are calling for the law to be rewritten as the hunt for his killer continues.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

South China Morning Post

Three cheers for Hong Kong's new companies law

Hong Kong now has a company law that has caught up with the modern realities of doing business.

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Daily Mail

Cold callers break Hilda's heart every time they call to ask for her dead husband

Hilda Gaddum always rushes to answer the phone. As a long-serving Conservative councillor she is anxious not to miss any calls from the people living in her ward in Macclesfield, Cheshire.

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Reuters

Russia's VTB in talks with Bank of England to resolve dispute over UK arm

Russia's No.2 bank VTB is in talks to resolve a dispute with the Bank of England over demands made on its UK business that the bank's CEO suggested could be politically motivated in the light of the West's standoff with Russia over Ukraine.

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Get Reading

Recorder virtuoso performs with the English Chamber Orchestra at The Hexagon

Charlotte Barbour-Condini, from Stoke Newington in North London, made history by being the first recorder player to win the BBC Young Musician Woodwind Final An award-winning young musician will be showcasing an instrument many people only associate with their primary school days at The Hexagon next week.

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Related Topix: Classical, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom

Salisbury Journal

Russia warned over Ukraine stance

Russia faces a long-term deterioration in its relations with the rest of the world - with serious consequences for its economy - if it continues to de-stabilise Ukraine, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, US News, Barack Obama, US Politics, Vladimir Putin

Mon Apr 14, 2014

CNN

6 ways to celebrate Shakespeare's 450th birthday

Tea rooms serve cream-loaded scones as big as burgers and ale is pumped in 600-year-old pubs.

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Metro UK News

Blackmail gangs target teen boys for online abuse, police warn

Victims say they were persuaded to remove clothes on camera - only to discover their new 'friends' were fraudsters threatening to broadcast videos unless they were given cash.

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