January 11, 2021

Retailers suffered worst year on record in 2020, figures reveal

British retail suffered its worst annual performance on record in 2020, new figures reveal.
January 11, 2021

Sainsbury’s and Morrisons to enforce mask wearing in shops

Supermarket chain Sainsbury's will enforce mask-wearing and shopping alone in its stores, the company has said.
January 11, 2021

Buyout giant Silver Lake closes in on stake in New Zealand All Blacks

The American private equity investor which part-owns Manchester City Football Club is in advanced talks to buy a stake in the New Zealand All Blacks, one of the most iconic names in global sport.
January 11, 2021

Bitcoin suddenly plunges 20% – wiping $10,000 off the value of a single coin

Bitcoin plunged by more than 20% over the weekend - wiping more than $10,000 (£7,395) off the price of a single coin.
January 11, 2021

Bitcoin falls by more than 20% as FCA warns about risk of cryptoassets

Bitcoin plunged by more than 20% on Monday in a sign that investors are increasingly backing away from risk.
January 11, 2021

Marks & Spencer buys collapsed fashion brand Jaeger

Marks & Spencer has bought collapsed fashion brand Jaeger, which had been part of the Edinburgh Woollen Mill stable of retailers now in administration.
January 11, 2021

Giant firms have hidden borrowing advantage that has helped keep them on top for decades – new research

New research reveals how talk of a K-shaped recovery misses the point.
January 11, 2021

Chancellor: UK economy will get worse before it gets better

The chancellor has warned that there are tough times ahead for the UK economy as it struggles through a third national lockdown.
January 11, 2021

Chancellor: UK economy will get worse before it gets better

The chancellor has warned that there are tough times ahead for the UK economy as it struggles through a third national lockdown.
January 11, 2021

What is behind the soaring interest in Signature Aviation?

For much of last year, it felt as if a rash of takeover bids for UK companies was looming, due to both the weakness in the pound and the UK stock market's depressed valuation relative to its peers.
January 11, 2021

BT lures Bharti Airtel exec as pandemic speeds digital shift

The chief executive of BT Group is accelerating his drive to modernise the former state monopoly by poaching one of India's most highly regarded technology executives to lead the company's digital transformation.
January 11, 2021

Brexit trade problems ‘just the tip of the iceberg’, e-commerce expert warns

Early trade difficulties are "just the tip of the iceberg" as businesses adjust to new demands after Brexit, according to a compliance expert.