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  • Fund Fees: charge of the IT brigade
    Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0100
    Over 40 investment trustshave cut chargesorperformance fees in a bid to remain competitive against unit trusts. Has your trust moved with the times?

BBC Business News

  • STV quits CBI over referendum stance
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:53:19 GMT
    Broadcaster STV becomes the latest company to leave the CBI after the employers' body formally backed the campaign against Scottish independence.
  • 'Rogue directors' crackdown planned
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:35:24 GMT
    People convicted of commercial crimes overseas could be banned from running UK firms in an attempt to tackle "rogue directors", Business Secretary Vince Cable says.
  • HMRC 'plans to share personal data'
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:50:05 GMT
    Taxpayers' personal financial data could be shared with private firms and researchers, Revenue Customs says, despite concerns over privacy and security.

BBC News

  • Injured Djokovic out for 'some time'
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:39:29 GMT
    World number two Novak Djokovic says he needs to let his injured wrist heal after losing to Roger Federer in Monte Carlo.
  • Holy Fire celebrated in Jerusalem
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:22:48 GMT
    Thousands of Christian worshippers celebrate Easter's Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
  • Biker killed and two riders injured
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:15:27 GMT
    A motorcyclist dies in a three-vehicle collision, while two men on a machine are seriously hurt in another crash with a truck towing a boat.
  • Newcastle United 1-2 Swansea City
    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:59:42 GMT
    Wilfried Bony's stoppage time penalty secures Swansea a late victory against Newcastle at St James' Park.

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