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University students set sights on land speed world record

A team of engineering students from the University of Liverpool have announced their intention to break the world land speed record for a human-powered vehicle later this year.
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2016 2nd quarter - key themes

Each quarter, our strategic asset allocation committee meets to identify the key themes that could affect global financial markets. This quarter’s key themes include: Monetary policy - Negative interest rates: bad for banks? Economic data and sentiment - Markets overreacted to concerns about the…
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Five common “myths” of Brexit dispelled in Rathbones report

New report by Rathbones considers implications of EU referendum, and aims to dispel five of the most common myths around potential Brexit. Report finds the consequences to either leave or stay in the EU more complex than current rhetoric suggests. UK financial markets to become increasingly…
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Lacrosse legacy programme launched in Surrey

Lacrosse legacy programme launched in Surrey as 3,500 girls compete in the finals of the Rathbones National Schools Lacrosse Championships. Announcement comes as largest lacrosse tournament in the UK kicks off in Surrey Lacrosse has seen a spike in participation levels over the past six years…
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Underlying profit before tax up 14.3%

This is a preliminary statement of annual results published in accordance with FCA Listing Rule 9.7A. It covers the year ended 31 December 2015. Mark Nicholls, Chairman of Rathbone Brothers Plc, said: “In spite of subdued investment markets, 2015 was a strong year for Rathbones with our total funds…
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