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DB holds less 5% of its own shares

Deutsche Bank has disclosed that it holds less than 5% of its own shares.

From March 21, DB shares declined to 4.63% of its issued share capital.

Under German regulations, an investor is required to disclose his shareholding in a company if it breaches certain levels, such as 3%, 5%, 10% and 20%.


Accidents can change clients’ lives

According to the University of Southampton’s clinical neurosciences division, traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of death and long-term disability worldwide. In the UK alone, around one million people every year go to hospital with head injuries.

Warning on Council Tax

More pensioners will be plunged into poverty if the government introduces a new band to double Council Tax on 1m homes, says the Devon Pensioners’ Action Forum.

Praxis adds igroup to panel

Praxis has added igroup to its lending panel, taking the total number of lenders to 23. Dudley Aldous, sales and marketing director at Praxis, says: “We are excited about bringing igroup on board and being able to add its products to those we already offer.”

China tech and Global Alpha: a new great leap forward

By Robin Geffen, Fund Manager and CEO

Internet giant Alibaba is exactly the type of entrepreneurial company that the high-conviction, top-performing Neptune Global Alpha Fund seeks to invest in. Established just 14 years ago in an apartment in Hangzhou, today Alibaba is larger than Amazon and eBay put together and is challenging some of the most powerful internet companies in the world…

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