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PwC defends Beaufort Securities insolvency plan

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:38:39 GMT

Administrators say it could cost up to £100m to return £550m of cash and assets held by failed brokerage



Woodford investors must take it on trust as he tests their patience

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 19:14:45 GMT

Since 2015, £1,000 invested by WPCT has fallen in value to around £900






Shipbroker Clarkson warns on profits in ‘challenging’ environment

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 06:35:32 GMT

Company reverses course on predictions of recovery with forecasts of earnings below expectations



Community Fibre raises cash to connect social housing

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 04:15:24 GMT

Government-backed National Digital Infrastructure Fund makes first investment



Ecigarette maker Supreme Imports set for IPO

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:01:34 GMT

Manchester-based company looks to cash in on vaping boom with Aim listing



Unilever’s Polman just cannot win, even if his shareholders can

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:13:35 GMT

Investors berate the Dutchman, even as their shares rise in value






Beaufort Securities insolvency could cost up to £100m

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:00:36 GMT

Customers count cost of high-profile failure of scandal-hit UK brokerage



UK brokers begin to feel the squeeze from Mifid

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 21:03:24 GMT

Numis, Cenkos and WH Ireland come to terms with new rules on research fees






Man Group rides volatile environment to deliver strong Q1

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:38:22 GMT

Shares in quoted hedge fund rise as it reports net inflows of $4.8bn






Business chiefs seek to boost SME productivity

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 22:55:37 GMT

Group aims to get companies ‘match fit’ to compete post-Brexit



Believers keep faith with UK fracking

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 16:22:04 GMT

Little progress has been made towards tapping potentially huge shale resources



IT delays force new UK bank to give up licence

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 13:45:03 GMT




UK specialist suppliers find mixed fortunes

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 13:07:40 GMT

Avon Rubber, Trifast and Xaar manufacture niche and high-value products



Regulatory noose tightens on directors behaving badly

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 17:46:52 GMT

Insolvency Service to gain new powers for punishing misconduct



Conviviality sunk by upmarket ambitions

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 12:36:20 GMT

Deals took business away from shop roots to distributing alcohol to bars and hotels



Retailer Conviviality to file for administration

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:51:07 GMT

Bargain Booze owner warns on profits and fails to raise funds after turbulent month



Conviviality to file for administration after turbulent month

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 06:38:17 GMT

Owner of Bargain Booze has warned on profits twice in the past month



Bargain Booze owner Conviviality fails to raise emergency funds

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 17:50:09 GMT

Alcohol retailer and wholesaler wanted to raise £125m to resolve a cash crisis



Accrol and Conviviality highlight the risks of ambition

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 16:19:18 GMT

Beware the middling business run by a zealous manager



Brexit means thin pickings for UK food and drink suppliers

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 04:00:31 GMT

Import costs have risen and a fall in consumer spending has made customers extra cost-conscious



Smaller UK telecoms prepare for big changes at top

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:43:06 GMT

Long-serving heads of KCom and Gamma are both moving on