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Spanish economy surpasses pre-crash peak

Spain's economy grew 0.9% in the second quarter thanks to improved exports and household spending.

Brexit transition must end by 2022, says Hammond

Chancellor Philip Hammond says there must be "life as normal" for a period after Brexit.

Barclays sets aside extra £700m for PPI

Barclays provides an extra £700m to meet claims for the mis-selling of payment protection insurance.

Air France-KLM is buying 31% of Virgin Atlantic

Sir Richard Branson says he will remain involved, but Virgin Group will no longer control the airline.

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