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  2. London close: Footsie lower as traders test Sterling upside
  3. Scotland introduces income tax raise for top earners
  4. Europe close: Stocks slip as traders mull ECB's next move
  5. Walt Disney to buy 21st Century Fox assets in $52.4bn deal, including Sky stake
  6. Friday preview: EU council summit conclusion, SThree and Trinity Mirror updates
  7. US close: Markets lower, Dow breaks winning streak
  8. Heathrow to consult public over third runway - but not about noise
  9. London midday: Stocks maintain slight losses as BoE stands pat
  10. BT to benefit from catalysts in new year - UBS
  11. Google trends reveal the most searched terms of 2017
  12. Thursday broker round-up
  13. Brave Bison extends video deal with Royal Dutch Shell
  14. US retail sales rise 0.8% in November, comfortably beating forecasts
  15. BoE expects gradual and limited policy tightening over medium-term
  16. Zotefoams investing £12m in Croydon facility
  17. London pre-open: Stocks seen lower as investors eye BoE, ECB policy announcements
  18. Debenhams boosted by Investec upgrade to 'hold'
  19. UK retail sales flatter to deceive thanks to Black Friday effect
  20. London open: Stocks edge down as investors eye rate announcements
  21. China tweaks lending rates after Fed decision
  22. Commons defeat cranks up pressure on May ahead of Brussels summit
  23. CMA fines Berendsen for cleanroom laundry competition pact
  24. Magnolia pleased with initial production at Gilchrist
  25. Ocado sales slow slightly, acquisition-hungry Bunzl buys Lightning Packaging
  26. Bonds: Euro area periphery risk spreads jump
  27. Ocado's sales growth hit by lack of delivery drivers
  28. Costain appointed to Crown Commercial Service management consultancy framework
  29. ECB keeps all rates unchanged, confirms guidance on asset purchases
  30. Lonmin surges as it agrees £285m Sibanye-Stillwater takeover
  31. Avation enters $100m aircraft revolving credit facility agreement
  32. Sports Direct first-half profits slump 67%
  33. Meggitt warns on Falcon programme changes
  34. Europe midday: Stocks slip ahead of ECB
  35. Thursday newspaper round-up: Brexit defeat, Ofwat, Russian gas, Heathrow
  36. Europe open: Stocks slip after Fed policy decision, ECB ahead
  37. US pre-open: Stocks to nudge up ahead of retail sales; Walt Disney announces 21st Century deal
  38. Capita reveals extra profit impairments and gloomy outlook
  39. IMI gobbles up Bimba in £148m deal
  40. Grainger picked for large Lewisham Council development
  41. Asia report: Markets lower as Hong Kong, Beijing move interest rates higher
  42. Domino's Pizza Group buys another 44pc of Iceland franchisor
  43. Polymetal takes top spot in major sustainability rankings
  44. GCP Infrastructure maintains dividends amid market turbulence
  45. Eurozone manufacturing PMI hits highest level on record in December - IHS Markit
  46. PZ Cussons warns over half-year operating profit
  47. United Utilities says planning for new pricing regime is 'advanced'
  48. Worldwide inequality grows as richest 0.1% grab more wealth
  49. Spectris offloads half of EMS B&K to Macquarie
  50. 888 Holdings pleased with progress as it approaches year-end