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UK announces major overhaul of its financial sector in a bid to boost growth

UK announces major overhaul of its financial sector in a bid to boost growth

One Canada Square in the heart of the Canary Wharf financial district between the Citibank building and the HSBC building on October 14, 2022 in London, United Kingdom. Mike Kemp | In pictures | Getty Images The UK government on Friday announced sweeping financial regulatory reforms that it says will overhaul EU laws that “stifle …

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A tale of two stock exchanges: How London still trumps Paris for investors

A tale of two stock exchanges: How London still trumps Paris for investors

By Joice Alves, Vincent Flasseur and Samuel Indyk LONDON (Reuters) – Paris’s luxury stock market is now worth more than London’s. But while size matters, there are other indicators pointing to the UK capital’s popularity with investors. While the UK has seen a larger exodus from equity funds since 2020 than in Paris, companies have …

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The London rental market has become a "nightmare".  Here's why |  CNN Business

The London rental market has become a “nightmare”. Here’s why | CNN Business

London CNN Business — For Rebeca Blázquez, the last few weeks have been a “nightmare”. Based in Madrid but hoping to find work in London before starting her masters, the 22-year-old university graduate spent a month searching online for a room to rent. in London on a budget of £900 ($1,070). She sent dozens of …

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Egyptian jewelry house Azza Fahmy targets international market with partnership with Bidayat

Egyptian jewelry house Azza Fahmy targets international market with partnership with Bidayat

The golden calligraphy floral bangle bracelet, by Azza Fahmy. Louay Nasser The Middle East’s leading jewelry house has entered into a partnership with investment platform Bidayat, which will see the investment fund owned by Alsara Investment Group take a minority stake in family-owned Azza Fahmy. The capital injection has already been earmarked for retail development, …

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