1 September 2014 Last updated at 19:24 ET

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Barclays Bank sells Spanish businesses for £633m to the country's third largest lender CaixaBank.


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Heineken sells its Mexican packaging business to US firm Crown Holdings in a deal worth $1.23bn (£740m).

HSBC signWoodford sells HSBC over fine fears

One of the UK's most high-profile fund managers, Neil Woodford, says he decided to sell his holding in HSBC because he is worried about "fine inflation".

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