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Daily Briefing: Busy week for May before Brexit summit

British PM Theresa May will use a speech at today's annual Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference to set out the case for her Brexit compromise deal and bat off questions about her own future. She will say that this week will be decisive in finalising the framework of the UK's future relations with the EU ahead of a special summit next Sunday.

The egos disbanded? Bridging the great advertising divide

Traditional advertising groups hope that their creative flair will prevail against the technological clout of consultancies encroaching on their business, but there are signs the two sides of the divide are moving closer together.

The rolling bear market

The stock market bull has been running more or less since early-2009, with almost 200 percent in gains on world stocks at the start of 2018.