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Wonga to pay £2.6m in compensation
"Payday lender Wonga must pay Â£2.6 million in compensation after chasing struggling customers with fake legal letters in order to pressurise them into paying up."
IBM Ginni Rometty And 2015 Road Map - Business Insider
"CEO Ginni Rometty took the helm at the start of 2012 and she''s been hamstrung ever since by promise from her predecessor, Sam Palmisano, from another age."
Google offers real-time LSEâ€ˆdata for free | City A.M.
"GOOGLE is taking on the worldâ€™s leading financial data firms after striking a deal to provide real-time prices of stocks on the London St"
Yahooâ€™s Alibaba Windfall Means Firepower to Chase Google - Bloomberg
Forget Yahoo! Softbank Is the Alibaba Play - Barron''s
"The big technology investor and operator stands to make as much as $57 billion on its stake. Look for more acquisitions to come."
Google''s Calico Could Pose Conflict for Apple Chairman Arthur Levinson | TIME.com
"Silicon Valley titans Apple and GoogleÂ have always had a complicated relationship.Â Once close allies, the two companies have adopted an increasingly hostile posture toward each other as theÂ battle for mobile device supremacyÂ has escalated."
CRMnext raises Rs 42 crore from Norwest Venture Partners - The Economic Times
"CRMnext has raised Rs 42 crore in series A round funding from Norwest Venture Partners. The company provides cloud-based customer relationship management for enterprises."
Any talk of economic recovery is pure fiction | Aditya Chakrabortty | Comment is free | The Guardian
"Aditya Chakrabortty: We''re just importing more people from crisis-hit southern Europe into low-paying jobs or precarious underpaid self-employment"
Retail sales, inventory data suggest strong fourth-quarter growth | Reuters
"WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales edged up in December with a core spending gauge posting a big jump, a sign the economy gathered steam at the end of last year and was poised for stronger growth"
Dubai''s Damac $500m sukuk expected to price Wednesday - Sukuk - ArabianBusiness.com
Business News Headlines
US halts all flights into Israel
Royal Mail hit by parcel revenue fall
EU to widen Russia sanctions
Saudi market to open to foreigners
UK house sales 'highest since 2007'
Lidl publishes UK tax payment
Shipment warning hits Harley-Davidson
Nationwide brings in mortgage cap
YouTube star sued over copyright
Pension delay to be less lucrative
Public borrowing at £11.4bn in June
UK factory orders 'slow in July'
Yahoo buys app analytics firm Flurry
PPI 'dominates complaints data'
Credit Suisse posts quarterly loss
British holidaymakers return to Spain
Blogger fined for restaurant review
Student loan system 'tipping point'
Independent help for new pensioners
Banks to face full competition probe
China signs Venezuela oil deal
Funding boost of £24m for Glasgow
Criminal probe targets forex market
Slovakia's successful app entrepreneur
How to ask for $250m
Chasing the silver dollar
Real Madrid 'most valuable team'
Fifa partner surrenders in Brazil
Man Utd signs £750m Adidas kit deal
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VIDEO: The oddities of the City of London
VIDEO: Indonesia's cheap fuel challenge
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A company born out of frustration
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The EU's nuclear links with Russia
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How to make your fortune from writing
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