Asian stocks plunge after sharpest drop in US history

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3) Organisers of the Geneva Motor Show have urged executives getting element to stay 3ft away from any person with a cough in a bid to avoid a coronavirus outbreak. There are developing uncertainties around irrespective of whether the present – one of the major gatherings in the automotive calendar – will go in advance.

four) Ocado chairman Lord Rose cashes in £1.7m well worth of shares: The 70-12 months previous Conservative peer, who grew to become chairman in 2013, offered 150,000 of Ocado shares at £11.24 for each share. Past 12 months he also pocketed £7.4m by promoting two different batches of shares in two days.

5) Onerous tax changes for freelancers will go in advance, states IR35 evaluation: No penalties in 1st 12 months of new guidelines is only sizeable modification in Treasury’s review 

Coming up today

Rolls-Royce could possibly take today’s outcomes as a opportunity to reassure investors it will retain its job as the engine service provider for Airbus’s A330neo, following reviews General Motors is tilting at getting a lot more small business from the group.

Entire-12 months outcomes: Alliance Have faith in, ConvaTec, Essentra, Rightmove, Rolls-Royce

Preliminary: Foxtons, IMI, Jupiter Fund Management, London Stock Exchange Team, Guy Team

Economics: GfK buyer self esteem (Uk), flash inflation (eurozone) 

 

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