Press Roundup

A summary of Wednesday's business headlines. Extensive coverage of US elections and Donald Trump, Citigroup, Daimler, Goldman, Autumn Statement, Mitie, Compass, Wall St's surge, Lavendon, AO World, and much more...


Trump's first day plans, EU bank crackdown and tricks of memory

US equities push further into record territory

What markets expect from the Autumn Statement

Don't bet on Donald Trump opening the spigots on US oil

Autumn Statement set to leave UK assets facing winter winds

Citigroup tops list of global banks posing systemic risk

Daimler executive removed after 'racist rant' in China

Trump reverses course on core campaign pledges

Michael Sherwood, the man who led Goldman's growth in Europe

I'm leaving and I want you to join me

Autumn Statement 2016 predictions: what to expect from Philip Hammond

Britons who shout loudest are not always the worst-off

Who are the Jams and will the Autumn Statement help them?

UK eyes move to divert billions in aid to private equity arm

Trump reverses course on core campaign pledges

Trump vows to renounce Pacific trade deal on first day in office

UK trade deal far from top priority for Canada

Matteo Renzi's reform fails to resonate in Italy's poor south


Wall Street rides Trump wave to hit record highs

Belgians in hostile bid for Lavendon after rebuff

Crude nears $50 as hopes of Opec deal grow

Tunnock tucks into bigger slice of the action

BA will not expand Heathrow flights

Mitie's new chief puts a mighty big bet on turnaround

Compass loses its direction after commodity slowdown


UK borrowing shrinks in October ahead of Autumn Statement as Dow Jones closes over 19,000 for first time

Bets on fresh commodity supercycle court fate as dollar soars to fifteen-year high

Autumn Statement: housebuilding boost as Chancellor steps up support for first-time buyers

Taxpayer's stake in Lloyds Bank cut to less than 8pc

Seize Sir Philip Green's assets to pay pension pot, MP says

Comment: How and why Dave Potts is returning Morrisons to its roots

Comment: Trump promises a trust busting revolution in business - but will he do what he says?

Comment: Now investors want social, as well as financial, returns

Aerospace industry pitches for chunk of Government's £2bn research fund

Hewden collapses into adminstration after warning about Brexit slowdown

All Bar One owner sees trouble ahead as pub costs rise

AO World slips on European margins as UK price rises loom

Cobham chairman quits in latest departure from the troubled engineer

Clydesdale boss defends Williams & Glyn bid

AstraZeneca wins green light to resume key cancer trials

Hikma teams up with Vectura to develop generic asthma drug

Taxpayer's stake in Lloyds Bank cut to less than 8pc


What can we expect from Philip Hammond's first Autumn statement

Has Trump already developed amnesia about 'forgotten' investors?

Lloyds share sale cuts Government stake to under 8%

Business news in brief: Safeway, Clydesdale, Daimler

Hardest-working European countries revealed

What is TPP? Everything you need to know about the trade deal


Philip Hammond to crack down on letting fees

Chancellor will also announce £1.4bn investment in affordable housing in bid to help 'just about managing' families

Will rents go up if unfair letting fees are banned?

'Jams' Hammond planning help for lower income families

What to look out for in the autumn statement

Chancellor picks goodies selectively from his autumn statement bag

What to look out for in the autumn statement

UK economy shows remarkable resilience as spectre of inflation looms

How has the Brexit vote affected the economy?

The UK economy is slowing - debate

Chancellor gets boost ahead of autumn statement

Watchdog demands information from Sir Philip Green's Arcadia

BA boss shocked to find out that third Heathrow runway will raze his HQ


EU to be shunned as 'Ireland doesn't want to become Europe's new banking hub after Brexit'

British food exports outside the European Union boom following Brexit vote

Brexit economy boost: Britain's borrowing slows amid surging tax income