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Goldman Sachs banker invested in Cazoo before bank won IPO mandate

Daily Mail owner DMGT is 20% owner of the online second hand car dealer. London investors are sceptical of the IPO’s value


Rio Tinto chairman quits over destruction of Juukan Gorge

BT, Schroders and Rio now all seeking new chairmen


Andy Haldane: ‘Pessimism is as contagious as the virus itself’

As Rishi Sunak prepares to unveil his Budget, the Bank of England’s top economist on V shaped recoveries, why we must be optimistic about the future and why those who can must spend, spend, spend


FTSE 100 rallies on optimism UK growth is set to outstrip forecasts

Global markets start week on a high amid calming of interest rate hike fears


Too many good London companies are being sold to foreign buyers

Comment: Sure, we need more tech, but let’s not lose the great businesses making profits and cash


FTSE titan Jan du Plessis steps down as BT chairman

Sir Ian Cheshire is frontrunner among internal candidates to replace City veteran


FTSE 100 bounces back from sharp early falls

Shares fall as Rishi Sunak mulls end to Covid loan schemes for business


London tech firms welcome Kalifa Report to boost fintech

Wide ranging report to free up rules and boost tech wins plaudits


Drax declares London can be global capital for green finance

Will Gardiner says City is environmentally conscious and has the best financial brains


Vodafone launches e15 billion IPO of its phone masts business

Giant float to be completed on Frankfurt exchange by end of March


CBI demands extension to furlough scheme as unemployment rises

Unemployment set to surge further as coronavirus support schemes end


Why shareholders should thank Mike Ashley for cuts at Sports Direct

Comment: he may be the bad boy of retail, but he’s no rebel with the accounts


Forget the analysts, HSBC is right to spend heavily on tech R&D

Comment: the companies of the future will be the ones hiring most engineers


Aviva sells French arm for e3.2 billion

Complex deal struck despite liability of “golden ticket” product that paid fortunes to clients


IG blocks investors from 1000 shares as RobinHood saga rumbles

Margin trading barred on certain stocks as IG faces frenzy of retail trading