September 24, 2018

Thomas Cook issues ‘hot weather’ profit warning

Thomas Cook has downgraded annual profit forecasts, saying hot weather hurt demand for bookings in its crucial summer season.
September 23, 2018

Staff will ‘own’ firms under Labour plan

Labour is claiming workers could be up to £500 a year better off under a plan to expand employee ownership of large companies.
September 23, 2018

Deal changes outlook for BBC weather forecaster

A Swiss-owned business information provider will emerge this week as the mystery buyer of MeteoGroup, the weather forecasting giant which supplies data to the BBC and British Airways.
September 22, 2018

Comcast outbids Fox in auction for Sky

Comcast has triumphed in the auction to buy Sky plc for £30.45bn in the biggest takeover ever seen in Europe's media industry.
September 22, 2018

British Steel owner redeems mobile recycler

The owner of British Steel has struck a deal to ‎buy one of the UK's biggest recyclers of mobile phones following a scramble to secure new funding.
September 22, 2018

BT dials up Worldpay’s Jansen in hunt for CEO

BT Group, Britain's biggest telecoms company, is in advanced talks to appoint Philip Jansen, the joint boss of payments technology operator Worldpay, as its next chief executive.
September 21, 2018

Fox and Comcast prepare final bids in battle for Sky

Half of the City will be working this weekend. The other half wishes it was.
September 21, 2018

How foodie culture could save the high street

High streets and town centres have been in decline for many years with few successful solutions, but Altrincham in Cheshire is bucking the national trend and showing other towns how it's done.
September 21, 2018

‘Sexy’ Handmaid’s Tale outfit pulled after online backlash

An online lingerie retailer has apologised after withdrawing a "sexy" version of the outfit made famous by the Handmaid's Tale TV series.
September 21, 2018

Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell’s conviction stands

Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his court conviction for failing to provide information to The Pensions Regulator.
September 21, 2018

2012 Olympics chief Mills to back ‘F1 of sailing’

The entrepreneur who led London's bid to host the 2012 Olympics is to lead Britain's charge into a new global sailing league being bankrolled by Larry Ellison, the Oracle billionaire.
September 21, 2018

NatWest online and mobile banking services down

NatWest has apologised after customers were left locked out their accounts when they tried to access its online banking or mobile app.