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Hamilton Partners welcomed guests to Ascot Racecourse for the Property Race Day 2014, with the event raising a record amount for its chosen charities.

Cheesegrater hits record City rent with insurer letting

30/Oct/2014

British Land and Oxford Properties have agreed a deal to let the 41st floor of the Cheesegrater to insurance company FM Global at almost £85/sq ft — a record for the City of London.

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M7 appoints MD to drive French expansion plans

30/Oct/2014

Industrial investor and asset manager M7 has appointed Chris Pope as managing director to open the company’s first office in France.

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Video: Vast new gantry by Shard will improve reliability on one of Europe’s busiest routes

30/Oct/2014

As the clocks went back last weekend, over a hundred Network Rail engineers took advantage of the extra hour to install a huge new signal gantry that spans 10 of the 11 tracks on the approach to London Bridge station.

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CBRE reports 31% revenue increase

30/Oct/2014

CBRE has reported a 31% increase in revenue in its results for the third quarter of 2014.

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Countrywide on track for “record year”

30/Oct/2014

Countrywide has reported a 22% in its income in the third quarter of 2014, as its chief executive predicts record results for the year.

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Housing market 'losing momentum'

30/Oct/2014

The UK housing market is showing signs of slowing down, the Nationwide says, with the annual rate of price growth slowing to 9% in October.

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Motorway fuel '£8 a tank dearer'

30/Oct/2014

Filling up at a motorway service station can cost the average motorist an extra £8 a tank compared with elsewhere, the RAC says.

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US grows at annual rate of 3.5%

30/Oct/2014

The US economy grows at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter, down from the previous quarter's growth of 4.6%.

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Apple chief: 'I'm proud to be gay'

30/Oct/2014

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has publicly acknowledged his sexuality.

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Barclays sets aside £500m in probe

30/Oct/2014

Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.

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