Another Brexit referendum will become a “plausible” way forward if there is deadlock in Parliament, Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has said.

She said she did not personally support another vote, the case for one would grow if MPs could not agree another solution.

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Britain’s largest listed companies face higher than average fee rises when they rotate auditors, according to consultancy Proxima.

It said corporates that switched in the five years from 2013 found their fees rose by 45% on average.