Source - SMW
A brief summary of Monday's main key business headlines, with coverage of M&S, US elections, EDF and Hinkley Point, Brexit, trade, Go-Ahead Group, China, solvency, Gazprom, BAE, GKN, Sports Direct, G20, and more...


Investment bank fines on course to rise

Hillary Clinton adopts encryption app

Samsung recall hands Apple a timely gift

Sony makes move on mobile gaming

M&S set to announce hundreds of job cuts

Liberty Media closes in on F1 stake

Why EDF's Hinkley deal is potentially so lucrative

Fund move fuels Japan shipping M&A talk

Israel seeks to lure oil and gas groups

Priory owner to sell hospitals after competition concernsAsia equities jump after US jobs  report

Avoiding the perils of short-termism

Emerging markets on track to set debt record

New ASX chief defends blockchain plans

The big questions for markets this week

A decade of the Long View distilled

Muddy Waters and Andrew Left are in demand

PM should stop faffing about Hinkley Point

A post-China world for EM investors

Investors turn to US financial groups

Merkel suffers election defeat on home turf

Japan calls for 'soft' Brexit

Uzbek succession comes at critical time

Obama warns US-UK trade ties could unravel

Duterte declares 'state of lawlessness'

Rajoy fails again to form government

Ireland to appeal against EU Apple ruling

Obama flies in to doubts over US in Asia

Secularist to calm France's Islamic tensions

Putin and Abe seek disputed islands deal


Insolvency experts to be quizzed over soaring cost claims

We want five years to cope with Brexit, banks demand

Data talks with Chinese still on despite security concerns

Rivals fight to overtake Liberty's F1 bid

Wheels are coming off Seventies icon, the company car

From Go-Ahead to off the rails

Morrisons' meat gets the chop as food prices fall again


Britain can leave EU and still thrive, says Stiglitz

Hinkley Point deal out of date and too expensive, says energy chief 

No UK fracking this year as Yorkshire legal challenge drags on

Marks & Spencer to cut 500 head office jobs next week 

Global tax tentacles extend their reach as authorities tighten grip 

Comment: US howls over Apple ruling sit ill with its own actions

GKN faces shareholder pressure to cut more as pension gap grows

Comment: Britain could have its own Google - but it will probably take decades

Crawford Healthcare on top after a roller coaster ride

Comment: Brexit "shock" threatens to do far more damage to the European economy than to Britain

Vodafone's international headaches increase amid tensions over Egyptian joint venture

Brands Hatch owner on track for Silverstone bid

Fresh pressure on North Sea explorer ahead of cash flow squeeze

How Gazprom's swagger disguises a long-term fight for survival 

The week ahead in business and finance

Aura Energy heads to Aim with uranium projects in Mauritania and Sweden

BAE sets sights on bigger slice of the cyber defence market


Marks & Spencer to 'cut 500 head office jobs'

Southern Rail: MPs and passengers react angrily as dispute escalates

What does China really think of Britain?

Irish government agrees to appeal EU Apple tax ruling

Shops set for Christmas price hikes as millions of shipments stranded

Construction activity improves in August


Sports Direct braces for investor revolt against management at AGM

May tells G20 she plans to tackle bad corporate behaviour

Analysis Britain cannot easily dismiss Japanese warning letter

Theresa May joins G20 summit to face Brexit warnings from US and Japan

Latest post-Brexit data may dispel doom and gloom

Director bonuses continue to grow at largest UK firms, City analyst says

Labour expected to set out plans urging greater scrutiny of HMRC

Back to a future, before globalisation? It is no longer a pipe dream


Morrisons to trim meat prices in latest store price war

City news: WM Morrison, Gatwick runway and Banham security systems group

City news: Asos Segro Fyffes Go-aheadCity news: Asos, Segro, Fyffes and Go-ahead

Building's foundation confidence Growth prospects rebound post Brexit slump

FTSE 100 soars as business confidence jumps after Brexit 

Mortgage lenders fail to pass on base rate cut to homeowners

Southern rail firm Go-AHead makes £100m profit