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Weekend round-up: Six big business stories you don’t want to miss

04/10/2019 · Imperial Tobacco (IMB)  · Metro Bank (MTRO)  · Tesco (TSCO)  · Tesla (TSLA) 

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Stock market all red disappointment

Stock markets shattered on Wednesday, welcoming a woeful start to Q4 which feels worryingly familiar. Here are six of the biggest stories from the week the markets turned red.


Phew. Is everyone ok?

The FTSE 100 suffered its biggest one day fall since 2016 on Wednesday, closing down 3.2% with almost every stock in the red. The European, US and Asian markets fared no better as traders around the world panicked about the state of the global economy. Are we heading fast towards a recession? Probably not with quite the same pace as the market sell-off this week suggested, but it looks as though we might be in for a rocky fourth quarter. But don’t worry – bad Q4s seem to be becoming something of a routine, so we should…

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