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Asos issues shock profit warning after November downturn

Tuesday 15:25 GMT

Asos has issued an unexpected profit warning after a poor November, becoming the latest retailer to be hit by weak consumer confidence, increased discounting and unusually mild weather.

The no-frills womenswear retailer Bonmarché issues a stark profit warning, saying trading is “significantly worse even than during the recession of 2008-09”. The Sports Direct founder, Mike Ashley, warns that “November was the worst on record, unbelievably bad” for retailers, sending his company's share price down nearly 15%.

Source: Fox News

Two ex-associates of Michael Flynn charged with lobbying for Turkey

Tuesday 15:25 GMT

Two ex-business associates of former national security adviser Michael Flynn have been charged over alleged illegal lobbying on behalf of the Turkish government in the United States and making false statements to the FBI, according to an indictment unsealed Monday.

Bijan Rafiekian, known as Bijan Kian, and Kamil Ekim Alptekin of Istanbul were charged after allegedly being involved in a conspiracy to “covertly influence U.S. politicians and public opinion” against a Turkish citizen living in the U.S. whose extradition had been requested by the Turkish government, according to the Justice Department.

Source: Reuters

U.S. banks quietly pull back from riskiest loans amid recession fears

Tuesday 15:25 GMT

(Reuters) - As U.S. bank stocks tanked this month over fears of an impending recession, industry executives downplayed concerns to colleagues, analysts and journalists, arguing that the economy is in great shape.

Although delinquency and default rates remain near historic lows, as do industry reserves and charge-offs for bad debt, banks have started to pull back. Nearly half of the applications from customers with low credit scores were rejected in the four months ending in October, compared with 43 percent in the year-ago period, according to a survey released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Source: BBC

Is there a best time of year to buy stocks?

Friday 21:50 GMT
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J&J Slammed by Concern Over Baby Powder Safety

Monday 23:40 GMT
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Will the young stud quarterback become devalued in the modern NFL?

Tuesday 12:40 GMT
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Outrage at 'anti-democratic' bomb blast at Athens TV station

Tuesday 12:40 GMT
Source: Global News

Whistler request for Alberta oilsands company to cover climate change expenses causes outrage

Saturday 04:14 GMT
Source: BBC

Waste plan floats bottle deposit scheme

Tuesday 02:25 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Plagued by porch pirates This NASA engineer set a glitter-bomb trap

Tuesday 02:25 GMT
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Global Waterfront Properties Command 40% Premium

Today 10:50 GMT
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Big Pharma Wins Drug Approval in China Ahead of West for First Time

Today 10:50 GMT
Source: Common Domain

With a Pinch of Innovation, Food Makers Raise Prices

Today 10:50 GMT
Source: Common Domain

How to give gifts that truly pay off for friends and family

Today 01:30 GMT
Source: BBC

Huda Kattan: The millionaire beauty boss

Today 07:00 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Belgian queen's makeup artist 'quizzed over Luxembourg crown jewels theft'

Today 10:50 GMT
Source: BBC

Insurer 'made money from my loyalty'

Today 10:50 GMT

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