Friday Rundown

The rundown of this week’s top news stories.

1. Pound falls lower on no-deal Brexit prospect [via BBC News]

2. Bank of England cuts UK growth forecast [via BBC News]

3. Facebook bans ‘Saudi Arabia-linked propaganda accounts’ [via BBC News]

4. Barclays, RBS and other banks face £1bn forex rigging lawsuit [via The Guardian]

5. Harbour litigation funding launches first litigation training contract

6. Accelerate your CV with a virtual experience programme

7. UK challenger bank OakNorth launches training contract

8. SRA report reveals money laundering and #MeToo cases driving increases in workload

9. Taylor Vinters accelerates strategy to help world leading innovators and entrepreneurs

10. Labour has spent ‘£400k’ on legal advice over antisemitism crisis [via The Jewish Chronicle]

11. SQE regulator ponders pure multiple choice to help minority candidates [via The Law Society Gazette]