October 15, 2021

Consumer credit provider NewDay picks banks for £2.5bn float

NewDay, the consumer credit provider, has hired a quartet of banks to advise on a London stock market listing expected to value it at more than £2.5bn.
October 15, 2021

Microsoft to shut down LinkedIn in China after being criticised for censoring Western journalists

Microsoft is shutting down LinkedIn in China as a result of the "challenges" of complying with Beijing's censorship rules, and will in its place launch a new site that won't allow users to share posts.
October 15, 2021

FTSE 100 hits 18-month high as it shrugs off supply chain and inflation worries

The FTSE 100 has hit a new post-pandemic high as rising oil and banking stocks helped it shrug off supply chain and inflation worries.
October 15, 2021

Fire-damaged power link will not be fully restored for two years says National Grid

A fire-damaged power link between the UK and France will not be fully restored for another two years, National Grid has revealed.
October 15, 2021

Business Secretary shares ‘mild winter’ briefing with energy suppliers – report

Rocketing global wholesale energy prices have seen 12 small energy suppliers collapse in the UK since September
October 15, 2021

Queen ‘irritated’ by lack of action on climate crisis

Her comments were captured on phone videos filmed during a trip to Wales
October 15, 2021

Calls for greater police presence on social media

Officers urged to stop the spread of misinformation by using online platforms
October 15, 2021

Adele opens up on divorce in highly personal comeback single Easy On Me

It's the singer's first new track for six years
October 15, 2021

New York real estate heir Robert Durst sentenced to life in prison for murder of best friend

Durst silenced Berman to prevent her from incriminating him in the reopened investigation into his wife’s 1982 disappearance