P529 Teletext 529 Oct28 21:50:11      —————————————— MONDAY ————————  INDEPENDENT Five of the Chancellor's six "wise persons" will be calling for higher interest rates, no tax cuts, or both in their pre-Budget report due to be published on Friday. EXPRESS Brewers Bass and transport group NFC face an industrial tribunal over the company's share-save scheme. TIMES The CBI is set to clash with Britain's largest institutional investors when it calls for the debate over non-voting shares to be reopened. ——————————————————————————————————1/3—— Prices index 510 Companies index 520 POPULAR SHARES - LATEST PRICES p516 International CityNews Shares FTSE
P529 Teletext 529 Oct28 21:41:12      —————————————— MONDAY ————————  GUARDIAN Small firms are being stifled by regulations and a lack of funds, CBI and Bank of England reports showed. FT The decline in European steel prices which caught domestic steelmakers by surprise late in 1995 seems to be over. TELEGRAPH Directors of Crest are drawing up a scale of heavy fines for firms which cause delays to the electronic share settlement system and are asking users to blow the whistle on companies which have not master it. ——————————————————————————————————2/3—— Prices index 510 Companies index 520 POPULAR SHARES - LATEST PRICES p516 International CityNews Shares FTSE
P529 Teletext 529 Oct28 21:50:00      —————————————— SATURDAY ——————  TIMES Ian Lang, President of the Board of Trade, has slammed the door on two takeover bids that offered as much as £50 a year off the bills of customers of Britain's most expensive water firm. ——————————————————————————————————3/3—— Prices index 510 Companies index 520 POPULAR SHARES - LATEST PRICES p516 International CityNews Shares FTSE