It was the second time in two months that the bank agreed to pay a massive settlement to U.S. regulators over how it conducts business.
Pets at Home joins supermarkets and B&M in opting not to repay rates relief despite staying open during Covid crisis
Here’s another name to add to the list of retailers who will keep their relief on business rates – thanks very much, dear chancellor – even though their stores were open during lockdown.
It’s Pets at Home, which joins all the big supermarket chains and discount merchant B&M in the brazen bracket. There were mitigating factors in Pets at Home’s case – for example, it stopped the sale of pets for a while to discourage outings to its “free zoos” – but a 5% rise in half-year revenues says help from the public purse wasn’t necessary.
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David Mattson, President and CEO of Sandler Training and 6-time Author, talks about his Wall Street Journal and BusinessWeek best-selling book, The Sandler Rules: 49 Timeless Selling Principles and How to Apply Them.
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Patrik Schowitz from J.P. Morgan Asset Management discusses why he believes the value rally will be capped.
Bank of England policymaker warns of 'pandemic hangovers', as private sector shrinks – as it happened
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the UK Treasury Committee questions the Bank of England
- US private sector growth hits five-year high
- Analyst: World should ‘jump for joy’ over AstraZeneca vaccine
- UK PMI shows economy shrinking this month
- Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine offers up to 90% efficacy
Time to wrap up.
Obviously it’s better to have a vaccine than not, but those are hangovers from the pandemic even as and when there is an effective vaccine, which I suspect will weigh on the economy for some time.
Speaking personally, it felt like the first time in eight or nine months that there is some lights coming at the end of the tunnel.
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Real estate news service CoStar has hired Crain’s Chicago Business copy chief Danielle Narcisse. Her first day was Monday. Narcisse has been at Crain’s Chicago since September 2006, first as a copy editor and then...
In the middle of a pandemic that left millions of Americans unemployed, boom times have returned for start-ups, says 25-year old co-founder Henrique Dubugras.
Users will be taught how to operate and park the vehicle and share the road safely
The AA is to give road safety lessons to e-scooter riders, as operators launch what is billed as the first theory test for the latest form of transport on Britain’s streets.
Under the scheme, e-scooter riders will be taught how to operate and park the vehicles and share the road safely with cars, pedestrians and vulnerable users.