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Warhol's One Dollar Bill fetches £20.9m on record night for Sotheby's

Sales of artworks by Warhol, Bacon, Freud and others combine to make highest total ever achieved for contemporary art at the renowned auction house An auction of contemporary art on Wednesday..
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Thousands of Wimbledon spectators evacuated after fire on Centre Court

Thousands of people were forced to abandon their dinner and drinks after a fire broke out on Centre Court in south-west London.
City A.M. 33 minutes ago

Allen & Overy records sixth year of increased revenue and profits

INTERNATIONAL law firm Allen & Overy saw profits increase by seven per cent for the year ending 30 April, the firm announced today. The legal practice, which is based in London but has 45 offices..
City A.M. 44 minutes ago

Tullow Oil’s optimistic half year forecast fails to push shares up

TULLOW Oil failed to impress shareholders with a trading update yesterday, despite analysts describing the company’s announcement as largely positive. Aidan Heavey, Tullow chief executive, said the..
City A.M. 49 minutes ago

City Moves for 2 July 2015 | Who’s switching jobs

Baker Tilly The professional services firm has appointed Diane Gwilliam as head of capital markets. She has been at Baker Tilly for 14 years, and a corporate finance partner since 2008. Gwilliam..
City A.M. 56 minutes ago

Back it and get building: Government must move quickly on third runway

AFTER nearly three years spent carefully examining the evidence, the Airports Commission published its Final Report yesterday. Its definitive view, following what has been a long and robust process, is..
City A.M. 57 minutes ago

Osborne’s marginal revolution: Why Britain’s top rate of tax is unsustainable

THE so-called marginal revolution in economics occurred in the nineteenth century. George Osborne’s marginal revolution in taxation needs to start next Wednesday, with decisive steps towards a more..
City A.M. 59 minutes ago

Is delivering a third runway at Heathrow even feasible?

*John Longworth is director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, says Yes* The Commission has provided a clear conclusion that Heathrow is best-placed to provide the type of capacity crucial..

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