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William Hill

William Hill agrees £2.9bn takeover deal with casino giant Caesars

Honda cars

UK car makers ‘to face higher export tariffs as EC rejects components request’

For sale house signs

Average UK house price hits new record high in September

Shell is cutting 9,000 jobs worldwide

Shell to cut 9,000 jobs as Covid crisis hits demand for oil

Research suggests choosing a partner is an easier choice to make than major financial decisions

People find financial decisions more difficult than choosing a partner – study

Shop prices have fallen in September, new figures from the BRC show

Shop prices continue to fall as retailers try to woo back shoppers

A person using a laptop

Stop the scams campaign warns of insurance fraud dangers

London skyline

Failure to extend emergency measures ‘risks wave of insolvencies’

Former Sainsbury’s chief executive Mike Coupe

Former Sainsbury’s boss to take on key NHS Test and Trace role

Election 2020 Debate

Traders nervous ahead of Trump-Biden debate

Access to cash

Thousands of households lost access to cash during lockdown, research finds

Quiet high street

Retail rent arrears ‘to exceed £2bn’ as landlords predict lower payments

A tap

Competition watchdog turns the taps back on for water investors

Boris Johnson visits East Devon

Johnson: Rapid change in economy will mean huge numbers need to switch jobs

A wind farm

Octopus to launch in US after deal to enter Texas

Insurance industry

Insurance industry standards ‘will help customers with mental health conditions’

A Greggs store

Job cuts loom at Greggs as end of furlough scheme nears

For sale signs

Number of house sales expected to top a million this year, says forecast