Saudi Aramco raises $25.6bn in world’s biggest share sale

Image copyright Reuters State-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco has raised a record $25.6bn (£19.4bn) in its initial public offering in Riyadh. The share sale was the biggest ever, surpassing that

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British Steel’s French site advertised for sale

Image copyright Getty Images British Steel’s French factory has been advertised for sale separately from the UK operation, despite a Chinese firm’s deal to rescue the whole company. Last month,

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Eddie Stobart faces crunch rescue vote

Image copyright Getty Images The fate of troubled trucking firm Eddie Stobart is set to be decided by a crucial meeting on Friday, with investors voting on a rescue proposal.

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Huawei launches new legal challenge against US ban

Image copyright Getty Images Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has launched a legal challenge to a decision by US regulators to classify it as a national security threat. It comes after

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‘I would sell a kidney for the Baby Yoda toy’

Image copyright Jessica Allsop Image caption Instagram influencer Jessica Allsop wants a Baby Yoda toy so badly she’s willing to spend a lot of money “I want a Baby Yoda

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Clintons strikes deal to avoid pre-Christmas collapse

Image copyright Getty Images Greetings card retailer Clintons has struck a deal that will stop it going bust this Christmas, administrators KPMG have said. The firm will be salvaged through

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Leading UK commercial property fund suspended

Image copyright Getty Images Investors in one of the UK’s biggest commercial property funds – worth £2.5bn – have been temporarily prevented from taking out their money. Investment firm M&G

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Conservatives pledge £4.2bn for trains, buses and trams

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Metrolink tram system in Greater Manchester is one scheme that could benefit The Conservatives have promised £4.2bn of new spending on local train,

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Peloton exercise bike ad mocked as being ‘sexist’ and ‘dystopian’

Image copyright Peloton A Christmas advert from exercise bike company Peloton has been widely mocked on social media as being “sexist”, “out of touch”, and even “dystopian”. The ad, which

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How robust is the world’s financial plumbing?

Image copyright Getty Images We don’t always notice vital infrastructure until something goes wrong. So it was at Citibank in London in the 1960s. On the first floor, payment instructions

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