Published: Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:43:15 +0000
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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:41:08 +0000Opponents of the merger now hope the European Commission, which has tough powers to block takeovers, will step in to prevent the deal going ahead.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:50:09 +0000HMRC says the wristband of the £369 Apple Watch Sport is an extra import and has slapped a 6.5 per cent tariff on it.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:50:06 +0000Mills, who founded the London company five years ago, is the second-biggest shareholder.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:50:03 +0000The Pension Protection Fund has vetoed an invoice for £4.1m submitted by Duff & Phelps, which was responsible for realising cash from the assets of BHS.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:36:45 +0000The company, run by controversial billionaire Mike Ashley, warned in October that ‘extreme movements’ in sterling meant profits would suffer.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:35:59 +0000The money will be needed to close UK and international stores over the next five years as the company reshapes its business to focus on food and its more profitable sites.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:34:36 +0000The payout was by far the biggest in the £1.6 billion turnover chain’s 40-year history and dwarfs the previous record of £7 million.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:34:09 +0000The retail outlets – known as Aurora Fashion Group – have been put under ‘strategic review’ with sources suggesting a price tag of as much as £100 million.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:33:00 +0000Gambling pressure groups, local councils and rival gaming operators have called for a cut in the stakes and prizes on controversial fixed-odds betting terminals.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:32:07 +0000Ofcom said that it would begin moves to force a legal separation, but investment bank Goldman Sachs pointed out that the European Commission would have to approve Ofcom’s plan.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 02:23:39 +0000The company is looking for engineers and graphic designers as well as staff to join its sales and marketing team. In February it signed a ten-year lease on a four-storey property in London.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 02:21:05 +0000The London-focused housebuilder, whose properties include luxury flats, saw a slump in demand, adding to signs that the capital's property market has been hit by the referendum.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 11:31:35 +0000Stock markets across Europe fell as investors took their profits from a week of gains to prepare for crucial elections on the Continent this weekend.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:15:16 +0000Laird plans to raise £185m through an underwritten rights issue and scrap its 2016 dividend. It said it recognised its high level of debt and that there was limited scope to borrow more.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:12:58 +0000The first deal to cut oil production in eight years sent the price of the black stuff soaring and has put all attention on commodity stocks.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:11:07 +0000The British Bankers' Association will argue its case in a report to the Government, outlining the risks for the country if Theresa May fails to secure a 'transition' phase.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:50:18 +0000After becoming a favourite with stylish gym bunnies and reaching sales of £37m, Sweaty Betty has unveiled a major American expansion.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:50:12 +0000The Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis last December and is now widely expected to do so again later this month.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:59:18 +0000Schroders data shows that since 1988 the world's leading markets have risen 75 per cent of the time. The second best performing month is April, with a figure of 70 per cent.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:58:04 +0000By late afternoon, the FTSE index was off 33.5 points at 6,719.3. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones, which closed at a record high on Thursday, is at 19,169.57, a fall of 22.36 points.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:20:47 +0000After appointing a few security and defence heavyweights to its board, this miner is set to reinvent itself.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:47:15 +0000The closely-watched construction PMI rose to 52.8 last month, up from 52.6 in October, and above economists' expectations of 52.2. A reading above 50 indicates growth.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 01:55:46 +0000Alistair Burns, chief executive of TailorMade Independent, is accused of failing to provide proper advice to 1,661 pensioners who invested in green oil, biofuels, farmland and property.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:36:37 +0000Rolls-Royce put at risk up to 400 jobs in the UK as it was forced to make greater cuts following the long term fall in the oil price which has hammered its customers.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:56:07 +0000JP Morgan said shares are already down almost 30 per cent so far this year and a failure to stabilise customer numbers could lead to further downgrades to its forecasts on the stock.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:56:03 +0000Cutler & Ross sold almost worthless investments in wine, fancy-coloured diamonds and oil wells.It targeted pensioners’ and in one case persuaded a dementia sufferer to part with their cash.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:55:55 +0000The price of crude rose more than 5 per cent to above $54 a barrel – a level not seen since summer 2015 – taking gains in the past two days to around 17 per cent.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:55:51 +0000Morgan, who lives in Cheshire, qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young and was formerly chief financial officer at outdoor equipment retailer Go Outdoors.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:55:46 +0000Microsoft, which bought Nokia's phone-making arm in 2014, sold the rights to a company called HMD, formed by former Nokia employees in Finland who have teamed up with iPhone maker Foxcon.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:42:06 +0000The FTSE 100 closed down 30.86 points at 6752.93 as the Italian referendum dampens spirits while oil stocks continue to gain on the back of the Opec deal.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:22:43 +0000The Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday and MailOnline publisher said that since the end of September circulation revenues had grown by 5 per cent and total advertising revenues were up 1 per cent.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:27:23 +0000Glencore has reinstated its dividend after scrapping the policy last year, when it was one of the miners hardest hit by a commodity price crash.