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Dave Lewis

Tesco investors expect boost in boss’s final annual results

HSBC branch

Banks announce temporary £500 zero-interest overdraft buffers


Britain’s high street stores suffer worst month on record

HMS Prince of Wales

BAE Systems expects Covid-19 shock to hit in next three months

The London Stock Exchange

FTSE closes higher despite rise in US unemployment hitting sentiment

Reckitt gender pay gap

Reckitt pays women 3.8% more than male staff

Pets at Home store

Pets At Home to beat forecasts after demand spikes

City of London

Hays launches £200m cash-call amid profit warning as lockdown hits fees


Centrica slashes costs as it braces for hit from falling business energy use

Manufacturing stock

Global markets slump after factories slash jobs

Some petrol stations have slashed prices

Petrol stations ‘will have to close due to impact of Covid-19’

Travel insurance

Nearly half of major insurers have pulled travel insurance deals, Which? finds

Food bills

Shop prices fall further but experts warn virus could drive food inflation

Money in a piggy bank

Scams warning for pension savers worried about impact of coronavirus on finances

London stock exchange

FTSE posts worst quarter since 1987 amid virus fears despite rally

Wills inquiries

Lawyers report surge in inquiries about wills

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