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Jeff Fairburn’s Avant in £770m bid for Crest Nicholson

By John-Paul Ford Rojas Updated: 21:50 BST, 5 July 2024 Avant Homes has entered the battle to control struggling housebuilder Crest Nicholson after proposing a ... read more

MARKET REPORT: Housebuilders boosted by 1.5m new homes plan

By John Abiona Updated: 21:50 BST, 5 July 2024 Shares in the biggest housebuilders jumped amid hopes Labour’s plan to ramp up construction on the green be... read more

Elon Musk urges judge to dismiss X lawsuit

By City & Finance Reporter Updated: 21:50 BST, 5 July 2024 Complaint: Investors in X sued Elon Musk in April 2022 Elon Musk has asked a federal judge in New... read more

Lorry, van and taxi drivers are having more crashes by miles driven

Mileage driven by fleets before a collision decreased by almost 20% in 2023 By Freda Lewis-Stempel Updated: 06:00 BST, 5 July 2024 New data shows professional d... read more

More drivers make insurance claims for cracked windscreens – and bad roads are to blame

Motorists are suffering a rising tide of damaged windscreens, insurer warns  Bad weather, poor roads and increasing car technology are behind the rise Not all ... read more

Top Tips to Better Small Business Cash Flow Management

Managing cash flow effectively is crucial for the success and sustainability of small businesses. Without proper cash flow management, businesses can face serio... read more

Germany’s economy suffers fresh setback after factory orders fall for fifth month in a row

By John-Paul Ford Rojas Updated: 22:05 BST, 4 July 2024 Slump: New factory orders in Germany fell 1.6% in May Germany’s economy suffered a fresh blow after of... read more

Beleaguered cinema group Vue International group eyes City float in boost for London

By Leah Montebello Updated: 22:05 BST, 4 July 2024 The beleaguered cinema group Vue International is considering a flotation in London in a major boost for the ... read more

Taylor Swift gigs fail to lift the High Street gloom as bad weather sees shoppers flock online

By John-Paul Ford Rojas Updated: 22:04 BST, 4 July 2024 Swift trade: Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour lifted shop sales in Edinburgh and Liverpool Taylor Swift fa... read more

Nvidia beats U.S. restrictions to sell £9bn of chips to China

By Leah Montebello Updated: 22:04 BST, 4 July 2024 US chip maker Nvidia is set to sell more than £9billion worth of chips in China this year – despite ongoin... read more

Tycoon Jim Ratcliffe’s oil giant Ineos puts brakes on electric vehicle plans due to ‘reluctant consumer uptake’ and unclear net zero policies

Plans to produce electric vehicle in 2027 was announced five months ago  By Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 16:48 BST, 4 July 2024 Sir Jim Ratcliffe’s company I... read more

Construction growth slowed last month as housebuilders took ‘wait and see’ approach to election

The S&P Global UK construction purchasing managers’ index fell to 52.2 in June  By Jane Denton Updated: 10:56 BST, 4 July 2024 Growth in Britain̵... read more

Peel Hunt shares rise as firm rakes in more revenue than expected

Shares in London-listed Peel Hunt have risen by over 28% in the last year   By Jane Denton Updated: 09:13 BST, 4 July 2024 Peel Hunt shares rose today after t... read more

BUSINESS LIVE: Britons head to the polls; Peel Hunt gets revenue boost; Marston’s appoints new chair

By This Is Money Updated: 08:20 BST, 4 July 2024 Among the companies with reports and trading updates today are Peel Hunt, Marston’s, 3i Infrastructure an... read more

Strangest insurance claims revealed… from badgers wrecking garages to birds breaking glass doors

Unruly wildlife has caused more than one home insurance claim in recent years So has bad weather – with one homeowner seeing their shed totally blow away ... read more

Chinese fashion giant Shein faces EU custom duties blow ahead of potential £50bn London listing

By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Updated: 22:02 BST, 3 July 2024 Questions: Shein ’s practices are being scrutinised ahead of a potential £50bn Lond... read more

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to sell £4bn worth of shares as stock hits an all-time high

By Leah Montebello Updated: 22:01 BST, 3 July 2024 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has outlined plans to sell £4billion worth of shares as the stock hits an all-time... read more

Ineos delays EVs over low demand and tougher net zero rules expected under a Labour government

By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Updated: 22:01 BST, 3 July 2024 Delay: Ineos Automotive will hold off from launching its Fusilier jeep (pictured) Sir ... read more

German defence giant Rheinmetall and rival Leonardo team up for £17bn Italian tank deal

By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Updated: 22:01 BST, 3 July 2024 £17bn deal: Rheinmetall has announced a tie-up with rival Leonardo to build tanks for... read more

Risk of slower rate cuts if Starmer wins power, economists at Goldman Sachs warn

By John-Paul Ford Rojas Updated: 22:00 BST, 3 July 2024 A Labour government risks stoking higher inflation – resulting in slower interest rate cuts – warn G... read more

Thousands of Tesco staff to share £30m windfall from maturing share schemes

By Emily Hawkins Updated: 22:00 BST, 3 July 2024 Shop floor workers and warehouse staff at Tesco are set to share a £30million windfall from maturing share sch... read more

Is YOUR local building society offering top savings rates?

Top deals include a 5.5% 18-month fixed-rate bond and a 5% one-year bond By Sylvia Morris and Helen Kirrane Updated: 12:34 BST, 3 July 2024 Being a member of a ... read more

Keywords Studios accepts £2.1bn takeover offer from EQT

The video games services firm has accepted a £24.50 per share deal It represents a two-thirds premium to Keywords’ share price on 17 May By Harry Wise Up... read more

Halifax and Santander cut mortgage rates as battle ramps up between biggest lenders

Halifax cuts rates on various deals by up to 0.19 percentage points Santander scut selected fixes by up to 0.16 percentage points By Ed Magnus Updated: 10:49 BS... read more