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Bitcoin’s high energy consumption is a concern – but it may be a price worth paying

Bitcoin’s high energy consumption is a concern – but it may be a price worth paying

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Why vegetarians are from Knysna and meat-eaters from the Karoo

Why vegetarians are from Knysna and meat-eaters from the Karoo

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Pound’s fate could worsen as investors see multitude of risks with May, Brexit

Pound's fate could worsen as investors see multitude of risks with May, Brexit

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Pound euro exchange rate: GBP buoyed as UK government borrowing slides

Pound euro exchange rate: GBP buoyed as UK government borrowing slides

The pound euro exchange rate is currently trading at around €1.138 (Image: GETTY) According to data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the govern

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP steady against USD as Brexit battle continues

Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP steady against USD as Brexit battle continues

The pound has held close to its opening levels against the US dollar today (Image: GETTY) In positive news for the pound, EU leaders have voiced support for Prime Ministe

Pound euro exchange rate: Should you buy your euros NOW?

Pound euro exchange rate: Should you buy your euros NOW?

Sterling suffered its sharpest slide since the 2017 general election yesterday, and so far this week has fluctuated two percent between the €1.155 high recorded on Tu

India rupee latest: INR continues RECOVERY against US dollar as consumer confidence grows

India rupee latest: INR continues RECOVERY against US dollar as consumer confidence grows

India rupee: The rupee has continued to improve against the US dollar (Image: GETTY) The Indian tender has continued to appreciate against the US dollar after a turbulent

Pound LIVE: GBP Sterling STRUGGLING against euro after PLUMMETING in day of Brexit CHAOS

Pound LIVE: GBP Sterling STRUGGLING against euro after PLUMMETING in day of Brexit CHAOS

Theresa May found herself fighting to save her draft EU divorce proposal yesterday after a series of resignations from furious ministers who refused to back the Prime Mini

Pension news: How much should you REALLY be saving for your retirement? | Personal Finance | Finance | Express.co.uk

Pension news: How much should you REALLY be saving for your retirement? | Personal Finance | Finance | Express.co.uk

Many hard-working Britons – both young and old – are clueless as to how much they should be stashing away in their pension pot for their golden years. In fact,

Stock markets drop after Fed hike, Trump’s China comments

Stock markets drop after Fed hike, Trump's China comments

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Judy Dlamini: Women must work 3 times harder in patriarchal societies

Judy Dlamini: Women must work 3 times harder in patriarchal societies

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Here’s what keeps SARB’s MPC members up at night

Here's what keeps SARB's MPC members up at night

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Rand ‘undervalued’, says Ramaphosa as currency gains

Rand 'undervalued', says Ramaphosa as currency gains

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The promise and peril of land reform

The promise and peril of land reform

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