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  1. Fridman's fund says still keen to find solution on UK North Sea assets

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman's LetterOne investment fund said on Wednesday it was still keen to work with the British government to find a solution that would allow it to buy assets in the North Sea.

  2. Sterling hits 3-wk low as Britain's services sector growth lags U.S.

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Sterling fell to a three-week low against the dollar on Wednesday after growth in Britain 's dominant services sector eased in February lagging the United States where...

  3. BoE's Bailey says no banks have asked for advice on UK leaving EU

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Bank of England Deputy Governor Andrew Bailey said on Thursday no banks have asked him for advice on Britain leaving the European Union.

  4. FTSE 100 falls a fourth straight day, led lower by Fresnillo, L&G

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Britain 's top share index fell for a fourth straight session on Wednesday, dragged down by disappointing results from precious- metals miner Fresnillo and insurer Legal &...

  5. RPT-UPDATE 1- Britain agrees to sale of Eurostar stake to British , Canadian funds

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Britain agreed to sell its 40 percent stake in the Eurostar rail link for 585 million pounds ($899.79 million) to a consortium of Canadian public pension fund Caisse de Depot du Placement du Quebec and British asset manager Hermes.

  6. REFILE-Carillion looks to defence and health sectors to boost growth

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - British support services company Carillion will target the public sector to drive growth in its business in the coming year after reporting full-year underlying profit in line with expectations on Wednesday.

  7. RBS boss says no number set for 'significant' investment bank job cuts

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland has yet to decide how many jobs it will cut at its investment bank after announcing a major downsizing of the business last week, its Chief Executive Ross McEwan said on Tuesday.

  8. ICE to host British carbon permit auctions until end-2017

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    March 4 (Reuters) - ICE Futures Europe will continue to host Britain 's carbon auctions until November 2017, the bourse said on Wednesday.

  9. RBS boss says no number set for "significant" investment bank job cuts

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland has yet to decide how many jobs it will cut at its investment bank after announcing a major downsizing of the business last week, its Chief Executive Ross McEwan said on Tuesday.

  10. Britain's Prince William calls for end to ivory trade on China visit

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    BEIJING (Reuters) - Britain 's Prince William urged an end to the ivory trade on Wednesday, visiting a Chinese elephant sanctuary in the southwestern province of Yunnan at the close of a three-day trip to the country that focused partly on wildlife conservation.

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