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Brexit: Business leaders call for swift transition deal

Britain's five biggest business lobby groups sign a letter calling for a swift transition deal.

Dividend payouts this year are on track for a record £94bn

Dividends are set to hit a new record this year, boosted by higher payouts from mining firms.

Nikkei hits new highs after Japan election

Investors bet on a continuation of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic policies.

Chancellor told to freeze taxes in Budget

Philip Hammond is urged to help companies prepare for Brexit and not prioritise 'giveaways'.

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