Global markets: winners and losers as Covid vaccine hopes send shares surging | Business

The FTSE 100 posted its biggest one-day gain since March on Monday after the drug companies…

Tesla investor defends electric carmaker’s soaring share price | Technology

One of the biggest investors in Tesla has defended the explosive growth in the US electric…

UK government borrowing rises to £36bn in September and inflation picks up – business live | Business

4.19am EDT04:19 September’s 0.5% inflation reading will have wide-ranging implications – as it is used to…

Markets poised for Brexit update, as new Covid restrictions loom – business live | Business

5.15am EDT05:15 BREAKING: British Airways fined £20m for data breach The Information Commissioner’s Office has fined…

Markets edgy as Covid-19 restrictions tighten – business live | Business

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UK construction growth accelerates, but job cut fears rise – business live | Business

UPDATE: Rishi Sunak has now suggested that people in the arts industry, such as musicians, may…

Cineworld confirms UK and US closures; UK car sales hit two-decade low – business live | Business

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Stimulus hopes lift markets as Rolls-Royce launches rights issue – business live | Business

Weekend speculation over a heavily discounted rights issue has seen Rolls Royce shares continue to decline…

Shell to cut up to 9,000 jobs; UK house prices jump – business live | Business

Royal Dutch Shell Plc will cut as many as 9,000 jobs as Covid-19 precipitates a companywide…

UK borrowing surges and car production slumps as Covid-19 costs mount – business live | Business

Londoners are increasingly looking for jobs outside the capital as the city’s economy stalls, one of…