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HSBC co-head of global banking to leave - source

20 Feb 2019

Robin Phillips, HSBC Holdings Plc's co-head of global banking, will depart in the coming months, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Britain does not support total Huawei network ban - sources

19 Feb 2019

British security officials do not support a full ban of Huawei from national telecoms networks despite U.S. allegations the Chinese firm and its products could be used by Beijing for spying, people with knowledge of the matter said. | Video

UK's OakNorth targets U.S. after $440 million SoftBank cash injection

08 Feb 2019

British banking start-up OakNorth is targeting international expansion after closing a $440 million fundraising round led by Japan's SoftBank Group Corp.

Stobart's ex-CEO floats possible alternative offer for Flybe

03 Feb 2019

British airline Flybe, which is being bought by a consortium of Virgin Atlantic, Stobart Group and Cyrus Capital, said on Sunday it had been approached by Stobart's ex CEO Andrew Tinkler about a possible alternative financing proposal.

SpaceX to lay off 10 percent of workforce

12 Jan 2019

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX will reduce its workforce by about 10 percent of the company's more than 6,000 employees, it said on Friday. | Video

Investment bank Perella Weinberg plans to name Peter Weinberg as CEO: source

11 Jan 2019

Investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners plans to name Peter Weinberg as its chief executive officer with current CEO Robert Steel set to become the company's chairman, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday.

Gatwick, Heathrow airports order military-grade anti-drone equipment

04 Jan 2019

London's Gatwick and Heathrow airports have ordered military-grade anti-drone defences worth "several million pounds" after drones caused three days of disruption at Gatwick last month, the airports confirmed late on Thursday.

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