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Carillion: 'Matter of days' to stop collapse

The future of troubled engineering company Carillion is being discussed at high-level government meetings this weekend, the BBC understands.The firm is a key government contractor for projects including the HS2 high-speed rail scheme, schools and prisons.Sources say the firm has a “matter of days” as it teeters on the …

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Socking it to 'em

Media playback is unsupported on your device “Pull up your socks” isn’t just a phrase to John Cronin. It’s been the key to his entrepreneurial success.Back in 2016, the 21-year-old told his dad, Mark, that he wanted them to start a business when he graduated from high school, but …

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Open Banking 'revolution' to challenge banks' dominance

A fundamental change to the way people can bank, manage and spend their money in the digital world is under way.A change in the law and the start of the Open Banking system means people can allow businesses, other than their bank, to access their financial data.Organisers say this …

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Carillion's woes

UK construction firm Carillion is in huge financial trouble.The UK’s second-largest construction is shouldering a whopping £1.5bn debt pile and some fear it could collapse into administration. The big concern is over the disruption this might cause, given Carillion holds so many government contracts – from building hospitals to …

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Accountancy firm Price Waterhouse banned from India

PwC’s Indian unit has been banned from auditing listed companies for two years, over one of the country’s biggest corporate scandals.Price Waterhouse was auditor for Satyam computers when company owner Ramalinga Raju admitted to inflating earnings.The ban by Indian market regulator the Securities and Exchange Board (Sebi) will come …

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