Investors in bookies out of luck as talk of a ban on TV advertising sends shares tumbling

The Government is said to be planning a crackdown on the betting industry amid fears a growing number of children see gambling as normal because of adverts - especially during football matches. 'The gambling industry's luck has run out,' is how one minister is reported to have put it. The same applied to investors, with the prospect of an ad ban sending shares in Ladbrokes down 5.8 per cent or 8.2p to 133.6p while William Hill was off 4.3 per cent or 13.1p to 294.6p and Paddy Power Betfair lost 3.4 per cent or 300p to 8490p.

Performance on some ethical or green funds has been diabolical as savers have missed out on some of the stellar from companies which green funds aren't allowed to invest in.

Duties ranging between 65.1 per cent and 73.7 per cent for heavy plates of steel and 13.2 per cent and 22.6 per cent for hot-rolled steel will be imposed on Chinese imports.

The breakfast favourite, which is made in Northamptonshire but is owned by Chinese firm Bright Food, continued to be the best-selling brand in the whole grain wheat cereal market.

Stocks in the pan-European firm slumped 37.25p yesterday, to close at 89.5p, after a trading update revealed the company has abandoned a proposed dividend for 2016.

Manager Sam Cosh chooses from more than 2,000 business to invest in. Some 22 per cent of the trust's assets are in Germany companies, 17 per cent Irish and 14 per cent Italian.

It follows wild swings in Deutsche's share price due to market angst over a £10.8bn bill demanded by US authorities. Bosses have insisted this charge will be negotiated down in talks.

Interest rates in the US are moving up and the betting is that there could be an increase as early as December, particularly if Hillary Clinton wins the election offering a degree of economic continuity.

Anthony Ward, 56, pictured with his wife Carolyn, owns a 40 hectare vineyard in South Africa with the capacity to produce 37,500 gallons of wine.

Sterling collapsed 9 per cent against the dollar in seconds shortly after midnight yesterday, falling under $1.15 before immediately bouncing back up.

The firm only has 36.2 per cent support after being outbid by Goldman Sachs and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, who are offering £1.1billion.

Guy Brooke, a former director of Dutch telecoms company Cable Plus BV, fled the UK after a litigation funding business which gave him £1m launched legal proceedings against him.

Traders watched nervously after the sudden plunge in sterling took it to fresh 31-year lows, however, what was believed to be an outlying rogue trade was later cancelled.

Pre-Brexit sterling stood at $1.50 against the dollar and in recent weeks, as strong economic numbers demonstrated that Britain was far away from recession, the dollar value settled at above S1.30.

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Summit Therapeutics brokered a licensing deal worth more than half a billion dollars with an American firm called Sarepta. Meanwhile, Nu-Oil rose from the dead.

Creepy PR puppeteer Roland Rudd can't be happy with his younger sister, plucky Home Secretary Amber's plans to force companies to reveal how many foreign workers they employ.

Trendy technology firms such as Deliveroo are commanding vast sums of money from investors hoping to cash in on the latest start-up success.

AO chairman Geoff Cooper, 62, bought 100,000 shares for 169p each. The married father-of-two was appointed in June as online white goods seller AO revealed annual losses of £2.9m.

Vista Equity Partners, which bought Misys in 2012, was founded by tycoon Robert Smith, 53, a former Goldman Sachs banker seen here with his wife, the former Playboy model Hope Dworaczyk.

Goldman Sachs and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board have launched a £1.1bn joint bid to buy SVG. Their proposal is supported by the board and is likely to beat a rival proposal.

The controversial technique might not be loved by campaigners, who fear it can cause earthquakes, but it was music to the ears of investors.

The group, which provides software to banks and financial groups worldwide, is planning to list just four years after it was taken private by Vista Equity Partners in a £1.3billion deal.

HAMISH MCRAE: If you adjust for the fall in the pound, shares are barely up at all since

Brexiters are crowing that all three of the main share indices - the FTSE 100, the FTSE 250 and the FTSE SmallCap index - all went through their previous highs yesterday. Remainers, on the other hand, are focusing on the fall of the pound, now at a 31-year low against the dollar, and a three-year low against the euro.

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The controversial technique might not be loved by campaigners, who fear it can cause earthquakes, but it was music to the ears of investors.