The Expert View: Boohoo, Paypoint & British Land

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Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Halfords and Strix.

Friday Papers: Nissan backs Britain as Sunderland factory safe

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And UK opens door to citizenship for 300,000 Hong Kong residents.

Coronavirus: UK sees almost no car manufacturing in April

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:06
Output fell by 99.7% from the same month last year as virus closes car plants.

Over 100 MPs ask Chancellor to extend self-employed help

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 23:06
They have written to him, warning many would not be able to work once it ends.

Trump signs executive order targeting Twitter after fact-checking row

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 21:15
The US president's move follows a decision by Twitter to add a "fact-check" notice to his tweets.

Renault prepares for 15,000 job cuts

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 20:33
The French carmaker in February reported its first annual loss in a decade

What if the US removes Hong Kong's special status?

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 18:55
Until now, the US has given Hong Kong favourable trading terms

Trump to take 'big action' against social media

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 17:10
The US president is expected to sign an executive order following a row with Twitter.

Biggest UK solar plant approved

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 16:33
Climate change: Go-ahead for controversial solar farm - the UK's biggest

FTSE notches up third day of gains as US gets back to work

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 16:15
FTSE 100 advanced, once again propelled by a positive opening on Wall Street as investors focused on the easing coronavirus crisis rather than Hong Kong tensions.

Will coronavirus change America's jobless stigma?

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 14:26
In a country where state aid is frowned upon, the number of Americans receiving benefits has skyrocketed.

How six WMs are managing credit exposure

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 13:15
How are readers positioning in credit as economic uncertainty grips markets?

Coronavirus: Hardship risk 'could undermine test and trace system'

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 11:47
The rules and rates of sick pay could leave people feeling compelled to work, unions say.

Coronavirus: Harrods hits the shopping mall to stop congestion

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 11:06
The department store will open at a nearby Westfield centre to ensure social distancing.

Uber destroys thousands of bikes and scooters

Business News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 10:41
Videos of the red bikes being crushed were shared online after Uber sold its Jump business to Lime.

Artemis hires Kames sustainable investment team

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 10:32
Citywire AA-rated Craig Bonthron and Neil Goddin, alongside Jonathan Parsons and Ryan Smith, will set up a sustainable investment business for Kames.

UK investment boutique champion dies

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 10:30
Sean Healey, former chief executive of Affiliated Managers Group, has died following a battle with ALS.

Inside the strategic bond fund that is flying

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 10:08
Top-performing fixed income star Mike Riddell believes there is more ‘juice’ in the corporate bond market.

Close continues recruiting spree with senior Brooks hire

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:48
Close Brothers has continued a recent hiring spree, poaching a senior Brooks Macdonald investment manager for its Edinburgh office.

Can Indian equity close its coronavirus discount?

Wealth News - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:18
India has handled the pandemic more effectively than many countries, but faces economic issues of its own.