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Cambridge Analytica scandal poses test for Facebook investors – with a...

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Council tax burden for poorest households in London six times more...

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Payday loans rated most unhealthy credit product in report backed by...

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Bitcoin price – latest updates: Leading cryptocurrency fights back after slump

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UK retail sales pick up in February, but British consumer spending...

Retail sales beat expectations in February, but doubts remain about the resilience of UK shoppers’ demand...

Vauxhall ‘could shut up to 100 UK dealerships’, threatening thousands of...

Up to 100 Vauxhall dealerships could be facing closure across the UK, threatening thousands of jobs,...

Brexit: British passport maker De La Rue’s share price drops as...

Shares in passport-maker De La Rue dropped almost 6 per cent in morning trading after reports...

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US central bank raises interest rates to 1.75%

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