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London voted top financial centre above New York for the first time in five years, according to a Duff & Phelps report – City A.M.


City A.M.

London voted top financial centre above New York for the first time in five years, according to a Duff & Phelps report
City A.M.
"London has a tried and tested legal system, very strong service providers and a very strong legal community that understands capital markets. People who operate in London understand how firms are liquidated, which is very important, and the merger and ...
SURVEY: London will lose its crown as the world's global financial centre within 5 yearsBusiness Insider

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Multi-billion dollar Avast float is no sign that London is ready to embrace tech – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Multi-billion dollar Avast float is no sign that London is ready to embrace tech
Telegraph.co.uk
So, last week’s news that the cybersecurity software company Avast had chosen to float in London, rather than New York, was greeted with some cheer. Avast, based in the Czech Republic, announced that it plans to sell some $1bn (£700m) of shares when it

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Banned ‘zombie knives’ selling on eBay for just £8 as knife slaughter cripples London – The Sun


The Sun

Banned ‘zombie knives’ selling on eBay for just £8 as knife slaughter cripples London
The Sun
Four teenagers were stabbed to death in London on New Year’s Eve alone, and 22 were killed in March – meaning the capital now has a higher murder rate than New York. A 15-year-old boy was left with horrific injuries when he was slashed with a deadly

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#NYCTW 2018 Louise is piping her way to New York – The Edinburgh Reporter


The Edinburgh Reporter

#NYCTW 2018 Louise is piping her way to New York
The Edinburgh Reporter
The Rt Hon Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh, Frank Ross, said: “Louise has piped for Edinburgh’s Lord Provost for over a decade and it is fantastic to hear she will be representing the city and Scotland’s female bagpipers at this year’s New York

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Eilidh MacLeod: Pipe band tribute to Manchester terror victim in New York – BBC News


BBC News

Eilidh MacLeod: Pipe band tribute to Manchester terror victim in New York
BBC News
The Scottish pipe band which Manchester bomb victim Eilidh MacLeod belonged to is to pay tribute to her in New York for Tartan Day. Eilidh, 14, from Barra, was among the 22 people killed in May last year at US singer Ariana Grande’s concert. Eilidh was

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London’s rising murder rate: What is happening in the city? – WalesOnline


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London’s rising murder rate: What is happening in the city?
WalesOnline
Sixteen people have died in the capital in 20 days. On Monday, a 17-year-old girl, Tanesha Melbourne-Blake, was shot in Tottenham. She was found with a gunshot wound in a street. The Metropolitan Police said it thinks “shots were fired from a vehicle
Reality Check: Has London’s murder rate overtaken New York’s?BBC News
Girl, 17, shot dead in London street was victim of ‘botched revenge hit after gang fight at milkshake diner’Mirror.co.uk
London’s rising murder rate: who are the victims and what can be done?The Week UK
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Killed in 2018: London’s victims of violence – The Guardian


The Guardian

Killed in 2018: London’s victims of violence
The Guardian
The youngster was studying physics and aerospace at the University of Hertfordshire, hoping to become a pilot. He was stabbed to death at a house party in Islington, north London, on New Year’s Day. Elizabeta Lacatusu, 44. A Romanian national who
Reality Check: Has London’s murder rate overtaken New York’s?BBC News
Teenager Tanesha Melbourne dies in mother’s arms after London shootingSky News
London shootings: Tributes paid to ‘lovely’ 17-year-old girl killed ‘for no reason’The Independent
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