UK FINANCIAL NEWS
Woodford’s stricken equity income fund to be shut down
Wirecard’s suspect accounting practices revealed
JPMorgan posts record third quarter for investment banking fees
Barnier says new Brexit deal ‘possible’ but ‘difficult’
Protests erupt in Spain as court jails Catalan leaders
Where it all went wrong for Facebook’s Libra
June Sarpong: why are people living with disabilities overlooked by business?

UK SMALLER COMPANIES
Three UK retailers seek to buck the Brexit gloom
Woodford’s small-cap journey led to liquidity woes
Jamie Oliver takes £5.2m payout as UK chain folds
Sunshine and showers for On The Beach after Thomas Cook’s demise
Thomas Cook collapse: can I get compensation?
UK small companies hit by Brexit fatigue and confusion
Pendragon needs a leader who can provide strategic direction

WORLD FINANCIAL NEWS
ECB critics are right to worry on monetary policy
Why the renminbi’s challenge to the dollar has faded
Barnier says new Brexit deal ‘possible’ but ‘difficult’
Why the EU’s hopes of a Brexit deal are fading
Sanctions on Turkey, Libra blow, US-China trade
African swine fever drives up European pork prices
How Draghi brought determination to calm market turmoil

UK MARKETS
Stocks to watch: Sophos, Avast, Ocado, Boohoo, Rolls-Royce
African trade finance group weighs London listing
Stocks to watch: SIG, Polypipe, Osram, Carnival, GVC, Daimler
Stocks to watch: Saga, Direct Line, Fevertree, JD Sports, Puma
Scant evidence hedge funds are betting on no-deal Brexit
Why London’s stock market is losing its lustre
Global markets fall on poor economic data