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Engineering company becomes first victim of Carillion collapse

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:28:09 GMT

About 160 staff face redundancy in family-owned business

Next: plainly peaking

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:30:21 GMT

Honesty is laudable, but virtue will only get the retailer so far in a greedy and fearful market

Clock is ticking for Barclays chief’s recovery plans

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:37:18 GMT

The bank has been a miserable investment and it’s no surprise a raider has appeared

Aviva drops plan to cancel preference shares

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:03:19 GMT

Insurer abandons idea after investor backlash as it faces probe

Smiths shares slide as half-year profits disappoint

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:00:52 GMT

Engineering group warns of currency headwinds but sticks to full-year guidance

Next boss says 2017 ‘most challenging’ in quarter of a century

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:56:53 GMT

UK retail chain’s annual sales at stores drop 8% as chief admits self-inflicted problems

GSK pulls out of auction to buy $20bn Pfizer business

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:10:32 GMT

Pharma group’s decision not to bid for consumer healthcare unit puts sale in doubt

Indivior vows to appeal US court ruling on generic Suboxone

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 08:08:30 GMT

UK drugmaker slides on news rival opioid addiction treatment does not infringe patents

First Reckitt, now GSK pulls out of Pfizer consumer unit auction

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:59:41 GMT

UK pharma group had been in pole position for potential $20bn deal

Cambridge Analytica reels as Alexander Nix oversells

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 05:01:49 GMT

Company split between data scientists and those accusing CEO of being too bullish

GSK’s pursuit of Pfizer consumer unit need not be a costly move 

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:23:03 GMT

A deal could give significant lift to earnings after three years

Aviva chief Mark Wilson spins off in unexpected directions

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:09:57 GMT

After five years currying favour with investors, two recent moves have caused anger

Airbus fires warning shot at Melrose over GKN plans

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:02:59 GMT

European aircraft maker holds talks with group behind £8bn hostile bid for aerospace supplier

Unilever shareholder balks at London HQ move to Rotterdam

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:44:59 GMT

Columbia Threadneedle raises concern over restructuring and impact on index inclusion

Property companies reveal big gender pay gaps

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:06:20 GMT

British Land has a pay gap of 42%, while the Barratt Developments figure is 34%

Reckitt/Pfizer: shoulda, woulda, coulda

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:58:49 GMT

Rakesh Kapoor stuck to prudent acquisition principles. Good for him

GSK’s move for Pfizer’s consumer arm divides market

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:34:30 GMT

Reckitt’s decision to abandon potential $20bn deal cheered by some but rued by others

Ted Baker: a bit woolly

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:18:41 GMT

Latest results give chief executive the chance to put his best suit leg forward

Carluccio’s puts itself on the menu as it raises for sale sign

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:49:15 GMT

KPMG approaches private equity as it seeks buyer for struggling chain

Columbia Threadneedle balks at Unilever restructuring

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:45:36 GMT

‘They need to do more to convince UK shareholders of the merits of the move’

GlaxoSmithKline leads race to buy $20bn Pfizer unit

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:09:10 GMT

Drugmaker tops Reckitt Benckiser bid for consumer health business

UK retail sales rebound in February after two months of declines

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:43:27 GMT

Data release does not include impact of the ‘Beast from the East’ snowstorms