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Netflix hails 'mind-boggling' success of Squid Game as subscriber growth beats expectations

Netflix has hailed the "mind-boggling" success of Korean hit Squid Game as it posted better than expected subscriber growth and pencilled in a further acceleration over coming months. go to Article >

Disney+ at 2: Why Marvel and ‘Star Wars’ May Not Be Enough to Challenge Netflix

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As it celebrates its second birthday on Friday, Disney+ has been an overall success, amassing nearly 120 million subscribers and solidifying itself as a key player in the streaming era. But what’s becoming increasingly clear is that the... read more

Who Is Winning (and Losing) the Streaming Wars So Far? | Charts

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Now that we’re two years into the full-blown streaming wars, it’s a good time to see just where every streaming service sits now that that new streaming service “smell” has worn off. Growth has started to stall a bit at some of the newcomers,... read more

Taxpayers could face higher bills after £11bn waste management merger, watchdog warns

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The competition regulator has threatened to intervene in an £11bn merger between two French companies over fears it could lead to higher bills for UK councils and taxpayers. read more

House prices rising at fastest pace in 15 years on quarterly basis, says Halifax

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House prices are rising at the fastest pace for 15 years on a rolling quarterly basis, according to latest figures from Halifax. read more

Uncertainties remain but defence contractor Babcock says it's time to go for gold

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Few businesses have had as lively a decade and a half as the defence and engineering services contractor Babcock International. read more

Wall Street regulators investigating Trump $1bn social media deal

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Wall Street regulators are investigating the $1.25bn deal to bring Donald Trump's social media venture to the stock market, it has been disclosed. read more

Virgin Active hunts successors for top execs as co-founder’s run ends

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Virgin Active has kicked off a search for a new chief executive and finance director seven months after a hotly contested financial restructuring saved it from collapse. read more

Bitcoin 'flash crash' sees long positions worth $2bn closed by exchanges

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A so-called 'flash crash' for Bitcoin over the weekend has wiped out positions worth $2bn and left market experts pondering whether a wider reset for value has set in. read more

Hackers steal $150m from cryptocurrency platform BitMart after 'large-scale security breach', company says

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BitMart, a company which describes itself as "the most trusted cryptocurrency trading platform", has said that hackers stole roughly $150m. read more

Inflation 'comfortably' above 5% next spring as energy bill hikes bite says BoE rate-setter

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Inflation looks set to "comfortably exceed 5%" next spring as a likely energy bill hike for millions of households takes effect, the Bank of England's deputy governor has said. read more

LGBTQ+ networking platform raises funds from leading investor club

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A recruitment and networking platform for LGBTQ+ people is tapping a prominent network of high net-worth investors to fund its international expansion. read more