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Apple confirms plans to buy music recognition app Shazam

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:48:47 GMT

Deal would be iPhone maker’s biggest since $3bn acquisition of Beats Electronics






Corbyn backs call for MPs’ pension fund to divest fossil fuels

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:04:11 GMT

Party leader’s move signals how a Labour government would approach climate change



Banks criticised for funding coal deals despite Paris agreement

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:26 GMT

Chinese, Japanese and western lenders called out on anniversary of climate deal



Wall Street lobbies against measure hitting high-tax states

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 17:28:11 GMT

Bankers say provision in Republican bill could drive high earners out of New York



Gilead dispels doubts with Car-T cancer drug trial results

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 15:36:01 GMT

Study shows lymphoma patients live longer after pioneering cell therapy



US drugmaker raises price of vitamins by more than 800%

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 11:36:55 GMT

Cost of a bottle of 100 tablets of Avondale’s Niacor increased from $32.46 to $295



Start-ups scent opportunity in tackling fake news

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 05:00:51 GMT

Tactics developed to counter hackers deployed in campaign against misinformation



Apple in talks to buy Shazam music-recognition app

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:20:31 GMT

Deal would come at a time when mobile devices are gaining new capabilities



Bitcoin fairy dust sends other niche assets soaring

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:00:10 GMT

Chipmakers and investment vehicles linked to cryptocurrency rocket in value



Boeing gives up on sale of fighter jets to Canada

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:51:33 GMT

Deal by US aircraft maker succumbs to trade battle with Bombardier






Gunmaker shares slide as ‘fear-based buying’ recedes

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:29:51 GMT

Smith & Wesson owner says Americans no longer expect gun control legislation



Week in Review, December 9

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:15:58 GMT

Apple’s tax, UK gender pay gap, Walt Disney, Deutsche Bank rebranding and CVS Health



Biotech fund veteran quits after sexual misconduct claims

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:29:01 GMT

Sam Isaly ran UK’s largest healthcare investment trust and founded Orbimed hedge fund



Why my son will not be using Facebook junior

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:32:06 GMT

Cynical decision from an industry trying to present a wholesome image



Big banks not willing to support launch of bitcoin futures

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:17:43 GMT

JPMorgan and Citigroup will not clear contracts ahead of Cboe and CME trading



Bob Parsons’ drive to take golf upmarket looks to be paying off

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:00:25 GMT

PXG’s high-end focus helps to lift sport out of a bunker



Lending Club: got it

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 23:49:54 GMT

Investors are not quite so clear as to how the company is going to make money



Payday lender Curo floats with $620m valuation

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:30:16 GMT

Group looks to take advantage of looser regulation of sector under Trump administration



Morgan Stanley fires Harold Ford Jr for alleged misconduct

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 20:06:58 GMT

Former Democratic congressman denies allegations



Dollar General: buck stops here

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:58:57 GMT

Market value of the no-frills chain is treble that of Macy’s



Lending Club shares plumb new depths

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:13:12 GMT

Online lender cuts profit forecasts again at its inaugural investor day



GE cuts 12,000 jobs in power equipment division

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:38:12 GMT

Business serving gas and coal-fired plants hit hard by rise of renewables



Robots must up their game to solve real problems

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:18:44 GMT

Gulf between artificial and human intelligence is still some way from being crossed