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Consumer goods giant Unilever to leave FTSE 100 after relocating to the Netherlands

Consumer goods company, Unilever, has said it is “extremely” unlikely that its shares will still be held in London’s FTSE 100, following an HQ consolidation move to the Netherlands, the Financial Times has reported.
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‘All the good women have already been snapped up’: The ‘pitiful and patronizing’ excuses British companies give for their lack...

"We have one woman already on the board, so we are done - it is someone else's turn." This was one comment from a UK government commissioned report into gender balance, which revealed some old-fashioned attitudes to women board members in FTSE 100 companies.

European stocks dived on Monday morning thanks to US trade tensions

Stocks followed the lead of the US markets, where all three major indices fell more than 3% on Monday.

‘From extreme pessimism to wild optimism’: European stocks surge as markets move past trade war fears

Europe's gains follow a huge session in the USA on Monday, when the Dow Jones saw the third biggest single day gain in points terms in its history.
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European stocks fall further after Trump says ‘trade wars are good’

On Thursday Trump promised new tariffs of 25% for steel and 10% for aluminum.

Persimmon CEO receives £110 million bonus but says he never asked for it, doesn’t want it, and will give it away

'I would like to make it clear that I did not seek these levels of award nor do I consider it right to keep them entirely for myself,' said Jeff Fairburn.

European stock markets are rebounding

European stock markets have started the week on the front foot.

European stocks are tumbling as the global market sell-off resumes

Global market sell-off resumed in the USA on Thursday, with US stocks entering a technical correction.

European stocks recover as the global market sell-off pauses

The European market has been boosted by a recovery in the US, where all major markets closed higher on Tuesday evening.

‘A perfect storm’: European stocks plummeted on Tuesday as global market volatility spiked

Germany's DAX, France's CAC 40, and the broad Euro Stoxx 50 index all lost more than 2% of their value on Tuesday.