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Citywire News

  • How Templeton Emerging Markets stands up
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:58 +0100
    Performance of Templeton Emerging Markets investment trust has faltered and there's concern who will succeedmanager Mark Mobius.

BBC Business News

  • Lloyds fined 218m over Libor
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:22:32 GMT
    Lloyds Banking Group is fined 218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.
  • Bankers 'must swear oath'
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:05:57 GMT
    An oath for bankers should be introduced to raise accountability and standards in banking, says a think tank.
  • Russia plans $50bn Yukos appeal
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:54:12 GMT
    Russia will appeal against a court decision ordering it to pay the biggest compensation package to date, amounting to $50bn (29.5bn) in damages.
  • Beauty spots still at fracking 'risk'
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:15:09 GMT
    Government guidance that fracking licences can only be issued for beauty spots in "exceptional circumstances" receives a mixed response from campaigners.

BBC News

  • Lloyds fined 218m over Libor
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:22:32 GMT
    Lloyds Banking Group is fined 218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.
  • England's Gemili takes 100m silver
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:05:26 GMT
    England's Adam Gemili wins Commonwealth Games silver in the men's 100m, with Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole taking gold.
  • VIDEO: Car crashes into crowd at cruise event
    Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:03:06 GMT
    A 16-year-old girl has been released from hospital following an incident at a "car cruising" event in which a vehicle ploughed into a crowd, injuring 17 people.

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