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Land Securities warns Brexit uncertainty hitting London office market

Land Securities warns Brexit uncertainty hitting London office market

The consensus estimate for NAV was 853p. High-profile deals during the year included the sale of the company's 50 per cent stake in the Cheesegrater, officially known as the Leadenhall Building, to China's CC Land for £1.15bn. "Though the United Kingdom economy has performed well since the vote, we can expect more inflation and increasing pressure on disposable incomes". "However, British Land is clearly uncomfortable about the future".


Trump to join Pence in disclosing 2016 financial information

Trump to join Pence in disclosing 2016 financial information

In the wake of reports that President Donald Trump requested then-FBI director James Comey to end an investigation into his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, there are mounting questions about Trump's actions and whether he committed obstruction of justice, which could be an impeachable offense.


Saudi gears up for series of summits in Riyadh with Trump

Saudi gears up for series of summits in Riyadh with Trump

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman began negotiations on this deal shortly after the 2016 USA election when he sent a delegation to Trump Tower to meet with the president's son-in-law Jared Kushner, who is serving as a senior advisor of sorts to Mr Trump.


Oil prices dip as supplies remain ample despite production cuts

Oil prices dip as supplies remain ample despite production cuts

The new agreement will run for nine months through March 2018, according to people familiar with the matter. The curbs, in place since the beginning of the year, have failed to sustain higher prices as US competitors have increased supplies.



Changing strategy, the White House goes mum on Comey memo

NY [U.S.], May 17: The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday said the panel's Republican chairman has extended an invitation to fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey to testify publicly before the panel.


President Trump's schedule for his first foreign trip

President Trump's schedule for his first foreign trip

That IPO is slated for 2018 and its proceeds will be used to set up a sovereign wealth fund. Investment bank Goldman Sachs, which has deep ties to the Trump White House, was reportedly asked by Aramco to pitch for an advisory role on the deal.