CA daily briefing: Tuesday 3 March 2020
Your essential briefing of the morning's top news stories.
Good morning, Andrew Harbison here with your Tuesday briefing.
The latest from ICAS
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Today's top stories from around the web
- Boris Johnson to outline UK 'battle plan' to combat Covid-19 outbreak (City AM)
- Germany moves into hydrogen with lessons from OPEC and Russia (Bloomberg)
- Barclays under investor pressure over fossil fuel stance (The Guardian)
- Concerns over £155bn non-structural tax relief assessment raised (Accountancy Age)
- Japanese shares fall as coronavirus fears persist (BBC News)
- Goldman Sachs builds up 8.5% voting rights in Metro Bank (City AM)
- Xerox, HP blame each other as takeover battle heats up (Reuters)
- Sale of British Steel to Chinese firm to be finalised next week (The Guardian)
- Greggs would pay staff who need to self-isolate (BBC News)
- UK-US trade deal set to devalue UK's financial services sector (City AM)
That's all for today, check back tomorrow for your Wednesday briefing.