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Barclays on the radar of activist investor

“Activist shareholder” are two words almost guaranteed to make chief executives choke on their morning coffee. It usually means that someone with a lot of money thinks the CEO is not doing a very good job of running the company and maximising its value. The news that activist investor Edward …

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Five reasons why trade wars aren’t easy to win

What happens now that President Donald Trump has said he will move forward with tariffs on steel and aluminium products? Analysts are warning of a trade war, as officials from Europe, Asia and Latin America threaten retaliation. Mr Trump predicted it would be “easy” for the US to win. But …

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Is the future of aviation sky taxis and flying cars?

The twin demands of overcrowded, gridlocked cities and climate change are inspiring a radical rethink of how we get around. Are flying cars, autonomous sky taxis and electric engines the stuff of dreams, or are we entering a third age of aviation? TAP HERE to read more. Read more from …

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