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Paypal

AmEx chief steps up to lead PayPal as eBay spins it off

Appointment of Dan Schulman signals more innovative direction for digital payments platform, which will stand on its own two feet from second half of next year

30 September 2014

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How management failings cost Balfour Beatty £75m

Construction giant set to close four regional offices as it seeks to fill its financial black hole in its UK business

30 September 2014

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Dark horse: Lloyds sacks eight over LIBOR fraud

Bosses of 24% taxpayer-owned finance firm slam the door on workers who took part in rate rigging

30 September 2014

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Pension file

More workers asking managers for pension advice

Staffers increasingly looking to employers to provide steers on financial planning for life after work, says survey

29 September 2014

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Aldi chiefs celebrate record UK profits haul

As Tesco licks its wounds, Aldi keeps the supermarket price war alive by announcing a 65% increase in UK earnings

29 September 2014

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Google and News Corp execs in turf war over web

A Google senior executive has hit back at an open letter from Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation, which accused the search giant of wilfully stifling competition

26 September 2014

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Ethics change

Ethics watchdog urges firms to change ways from within

IBE looks into whether management confusion has negated the positive impacts of ethics and compliance officers

25 September 2014

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Has Miliband committed Labour to "tax and spend" image?

Amid crucial speech omissions, a flat delivery and questions over policy, the party’s chances of returning to government are hanging in the balance

24 September 2014

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Risk dial

Barclays' record fine puts spotlight on risk psychology

As British bank sustains FCA’s biggest-ever charge for mishandling client assets, psychologist Dr Lynda Shaw warns against the pitfalls of risk-based behaviour

24 September 2014

Branson thumbs

Branson scraps leave policy in favour of free-for-all

Netflix scheme for staff holidays and flexible working has dramatic influence on Virgin founder’s outlook, according to blog post

23 September 2014

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