Source - SMW
A brief roundup of Wednesday's main business headlines... Coverage of Ernst & Young, Glaxosmithkline, Sports Direct, US elections and interest rates, Santander, Kingfisher, pensions, Google and much more...


EY fined $9m for improper auditor relationships

'Significant' Brexit risk for 5,500 UK groups using EU passporting

Accenture to unveil blockchain editing technique

Why property deals fall apart

US building up to pension crisis

New York bomb suspect arrested, blockchain challenge and man v machine

Stocks drift before central bank decisions

Five key questions ahead of Bank of Japan's policy meeting

Financial markets place limited bet on Fed rate rise

Cheap money points to more taper tantrums

Theresa May canvasses Wall Street over Brexit

US building up to pension crisis

Trump v Clinton: Florida or bust

America's Pacific pivot is sinking

US points finger at Russia over air strike on Syria aid convoy

Merkel admits she would turn back the clock on refugee policy

US building up to pension crisis

US points finger at Russia over air strike on Syria aid convoy

Financial markets place limited bet on Fed rate rise

New York bomb suspect arrested, blockchain challenge and man v machine


Glaxo kills hopes of break-up with choice of new boss

Witty bows out after defying critics

Research is the best medicine for Glaxo's problems

Fair shares for women are still a long way off

Price rift threatens RBS sale of small lender to Santander


Pound crashes to five-week low but FTSE 100 rises ahead of central bank bonanza 

Santander walks away from talks with RBS over Williams & Glyn deal

Sports Direct's Mike Ashley: 'You'd be surprised how little I knew of what was going on'

GSK break-up unlikey after insider Emma Walmsley appointed CEO

Turkey giant Bernard Matthews to be rescued by the "Chicken King", safeguarding 2,000 jobs

Comment: Get ready for the mother of all stock market corrections once central banks cease their money printing

Comment: Let's not forget during the Brexit bunfight that we must also diversify away from Europe

Comment: Don't be fooled, it's still early days in the reform of Mike Ashley and Sports Direct

B&Q owner Kingfisher vows to step up turnaround plan as profits rise

Oil price slump is a good thing for explorers, says report

River Island family shuns multimillion windfall in favour of boosting investment

Cash-rich Microsoft plans to buy back $40bn of its own shares

Schroders lends it support to SVG in takeover battle with American raider

Almost 5,500 finance firms use passports to access single market

GlaxoSmithKline might not be heading for a major shake-up under Emma Walmsley, but she will still forge her own path 


5,000 firms 'at risk' if UK leaves Single Market after Brexit

Seaworld shares nosedive after rapid collapse in visitor numbers

Prosecco, Champagne and British Olympic glory boost supermarket sales

Google could face $400m Indonesia tax bill

UK will be 'screwed' by EU in Brexit trade deals, says Ryanair boss

Progress as GSK appoints its first female boss Emma Walmsley

Is the Sports Direct chief finally listening?


Base-rate cut could lead to UK mortgages at less than 1% interest

Mike Ashley launches independent review of working practices

European commission plans to overhaul how companies report profits

Amazon guilty of shipping dangerous goods to and from UK by air

Bake Off effect: 'dual-screening' sees eBay users shop during shows

Virtual becomes reality as Oculus Rift arrives in the UK


Shock pension warning for savers five years from retirement

Juncker issues warning shot to Spain: There will be NO MORE funds if debt isn't controlled

Banks WILL be able to deal with 'HARD' EU exit, says Moody's

Shock profits warning sees Mitie shares dive

World set for crash WORSE than 2008 when monster debt bubble explodes