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The end of the road for PFI

The private finance initiative (PFI) was supposed to save the taxpayer money and improve public services. It hasn’t – and many people want it scrapped. Ben Judge reports.
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The charts that matter: the US dollar strikes back

Janet Yellen’s final meeting as Fed governor was more “hawkish” than expected. So investors got a little bit nervy. John Stepek looks at how that affected the charts that matter.
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Neil Woodford is buying more AA shares – I’d suggest you don’t follow him

Since listing 2014, the AA has been a poor investment. It generates cash, but it’s swimming in debt and business is declining. So, asks John Stepek why is Neil Woodford buying?
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Ramaphosa wields a new broom

Jacob Zuma’s inept and scandal-ridden presidency of South Africa finally limped to a close on 14 February when he stepped down. His successor, Cyril Ramaphosa has a very long to-do list.
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