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  • Metro Bank to cut 20 per cent of staff after £925m rescue

    Metro Bank said today its turnaround plan would require a great deal more cost surgery than previously anticipated. The troubled lender, which has seen its share price fall more than 98 per cent over the last five years, said it considering measures such as automation, cutting opening times and actions to “simplify” its business model…

  • Black Friday: London footfall up 13 per cent as Brits sniff out deals

    Central London saw a 13 per cent week-on-week jump in footfall this morning as shoppers flocked to the West-End to sniff out some Black Friday deals, in a much needed boost for retailers. The sales bonanza is an important day in the retail calendar as it kicks starts the start of the festive shopping season.…