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Pimco investors withdraw record sum

Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.

Cameron pledges tax cuts 'for 30m'

David Cameron says a future Conservative government would cut taxes for thirty million people as he delivers his party conference speech.

Argentina bank governor resigns

Argentina's central bank governor Juan Carlos Fabrega resigns after less than a year in the job, as the country's economic troubles pile up.

Young people 'lack workplace skills'

Young people lack workplace skills such as communication and team working, a study among employers suggests.

Japan in $617bn 'fat finger' error

Japan's stock markets were rattled after a trading error caused more than $600bn (£370bn) worth of orders to be made and then cancelled.

Asian markets join global slide

Asian markets are heading for their fifth day of losses over concerns about the US economy and weak European manufacturing data.

Thousands unable to renew car tax

Thousands of customers trying to renew their car tax online are experiencing problems with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website.

EU commissioner: Nude celebs 'dumb'

Celebrities who had intimate pictures of themselves leaked onto the internet were "dumb" for taking them, the EU's new digital commissioner says.

Sainsbury results spark shares fall

Sainsbury's shares close down 7% as supermarket price wars prompt its third consecutive quarterly sales fall.

US dollar rally 'has years to go'

The US dollar continued its rally on Wednesday, hovering near a four-year high against major currencies, and analysts say there is more to come.

Tesco to be probed by regulator

The Financial Conduct Authority tells Tesco it is under investigation following its admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.

Lord Hill faces second 'EU grilling'

The UK's candidate to join the European Commission, Lord Hill, is summoned to a second hearing of MEPs to assess his suitability for the job.

Free iPads as mortgage war escalates

Lloyds is offering home buyers free iPad mini tablets in an intensifying mortgage war between major banks.

Ambulance staff vote for strike

Ambulance staff and other health workers in the GMB union have voted in favour of strike action in a dispute over pay.

Island stock exchange fined £190,000

The Channel Island Stock Exchange has been fined over its role in the Arch Cru investment collapse case.

California imposes plastic bag ban

The US state is the first to pass legislation imposing a ban on single-use plastic bags in grocery and convenience stores.

Netflix to release full-length film

The video streaming site Netflix will release its first feature-length film in 2015, after striking a deal with the Weinstein Company.

Inheritance changes come into force

Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.

Wonga sees profits more than halve

Annual profits at payday lender Wonga have fallen by more than half, the company announces.

Annual house price growth 'slows'

The annual pace of house price growth slowed to 9.4% in September in England and Wales, according to the Nationwide.

France to shrink deficit by 2017

The French government says it will reduce its budget deficit to below the EU threshold of 3% of GDP by 2017, two years later than promised.

Eurozone woes hit UK manufacturing

The UK manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace for 17 months in September as a result of the strong pound and weakness in the eurozone, a survey indicates.

Japan manufacturing sentiment rises

Japanese large manufacturers' confidence improved in the three months to September, according to a closely-watched central bank survey.

Cuddling koalas is big business

The Featherdale Wildlife Park, a private zoo in Sydney, is thriving by offering a "hands-on" experience with its animals.

The woes of Rio's small retailers

Independent shop owners in Rio de Janeiro are complaining about higher rents and crime rates, and less customers, forcing many to close, reports Donna Bowater.

Setting up business with a stranger

Charles Rolls and Tim Warrillow, the co-founders of tonic water business Fever-Tree, decided to set up together upon meeting for the very first time.

Virgin asks for football TV inquiry

Virgin Media asks Ofcom to investigate the way that the Premier League sells its TV rights, saying the present system is causing "significant consumer harm".

Ticket ballot for World Cup games

Every game at the Rugby World Cup is oversubscribed in at least one price category, with tickets to be allocated by ballot.

Ryder Cup '£40m of free advertising'

Hosting golf's Ryder Cup was a £40m free advert underlining Scotland's status as the "home of golf", tourism bosses say.

French carmakers back from the brink

France's Big Three carmakers no longer in reverse.


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