Clearing 2014: A Level results day disappointment doesn't have to be a disaster
While the clearing system may help to find you a university place, you may want to consider another route to work. That could be vocational training or the … I don't have any debts and I've learned via a route that suits me. University is far from …

UPDATE 2-Bank of China sees rising bad loans as profit growth slows
Chinese lenders have also accelerated writing off bad assets, clearing away soured loans that had in the past lingered on their books. BoC disposed of 7 billion yuan of bad assets in the first half of the year, Zhang said, without elaborating on …
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The (early) Lunch Wrap
“People want money”: “Money,” we were once told, “is whatever you can use to pay your debts.” But according to observations made during the “Workshop on the Risks of Wholesale Funding,” … Although Kurdish peshmerga forces, with the support of US air …
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