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FT 13/08/19

Funds take record short bets against Aston Martin Holdings (AML). Carmaker’s critics are paying large fees to take positions against its bonds

Flutter Entertainment (FLTR) warns of no-deal Brexit threat to horseracing. Head of Paddy Power owner signals ‘real risk’ of barriers to the free movement of thoroughbreds

Tullow Oil (TLW) shares rise 17% after discovery in Guyana. ‘Potentially transformational’ find could yield more than 100m barrels

Thomas Cook Group (TCG) slumps as it confirms talks for extra £150m. Tour operator loses fifth of market value as it seeks to add to proposed £750m Fosun-backed rescue

M&C Saatchi (SAA) tumbles 22% after disclosing accounting issue. Ad agency says it will take £6.4m charge after uncovering errors in internal review

Burford Capital (BUR) alleges market manipulation in trading of its shares. Litigation financing specialist is embroiled in dispute with short-seller Muddy Waters

Intu Properties (INTU) faces tough task to be in better shape for investors. Shopping centre landlord is badly exposed to problems on the UK high street


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Aston Martin Holdings
Burford Capital
Flutter Entertainment
Intu Properties
M&C Saatchi
Thomas Cook Group
Tullow Oil