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Survey data take the forefront over the coming week with the first estimates for September’s purchasing manager’s indices By Andrew Whiffin
Axa is to partner with the private investment arm of the World Bank in what is set to be the most wide-ranging By Michael Stothard in Paris
Barclays is to invest more than £1bn in green bonds to finance environmentally friendly projects, representing one of the By Emma Dunkley
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Does a minimum wage help or hinder workers? It is a question that has bedevilled economists and divided politicians since By Andrew Ward
The London Metal Exchange will open the first clearing house of its 137-year old history on Monday, with the £50m project By Philip Stafford
Confirmation hearings for EU commissioners are the closest Brussels comes to blood sport, and this time around few nominees By Alex Barker in Strasbourg
For private equity groups the world over, the basic business model is to buy an asset, increase its value in the space of a By Song Jung-a in Seoul
A hidden tax subsidy for the self-employed has risen by two-thirds to £2.9bn over the past two years, sparking calls for a By Vanessa Houlder
Ed Miliband has signalled that he would consider giving English MPs a greater role in scrutinising legislation affecting By Jim Pickard and Elizabeth Rigby
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