September 3, 2018

Treasury in talks with BoE’s Carney to extend stay

The Treasury and Bank of England are in talks over whether Governor Mark Carney is prepared to stay beyond his official tenure at the bank.
September 3, 2018

WPP appoints Mark Read as Sorrell successor

WPP Group has appointed Mark Read as its chief executive officer and successor to founder Sir Martin Sorrell, who resigned amid controversy in April.
September 3, 2018

Fintech group True Potential eyes £2bn sale

A wealth management platform used by more than one-fifth of Britain's army of independent financial advisers (IFAs) is plotting a sale that could value it at close to £2bn.
September 3, 2018

TSB customers face ‘intermittent’ IT problems

Failing IT systems continued to plague TSB over the weekend and into Monday, after customers complained of being denied access to their accounts via online and mobile phone.
September 3, 2018

Funding Circle announces £300m flotation plan

Peer-to-peer lender Funding Circle has announced plans to raise £300m through a stock market flotation.
September 3, 2018

Scotland Yard sells off over £1bn of ‘crown jewels’

Britain's largest police force has "run out of things to sell" as it is revealed the force has sold off more than £1bn worth of property over the past six years.
September 2, 2018

Huge fire at Liverpool’s Littlewoods building

Fire crews have been battling a large fire at Liverpool's well-known Littlewoods building.
September 2, 2018

The Hut Group value hits £4bn amid buyout interest

The Hut Grou‎p, the online beauty retailer which is one of Britain's fastest-growing technology companies, has rejected a string of investment and takeover offers valuing it at nearly £4bn.
September 1, 2018

Asos billionaire anchors £2bn Funding Circle float

A Danish billionaire who owns stakes in Asos, the online fashion retailer, and Numis, the City broker, is to anchor the impending public listing of Funding Circle, the peer-to-peer lender.
August 31, 2018

Melrose in talks to offload £500m GKN pensions

The industrialists who paid £8bn this year to buy GKN, the historic British engineering group, are courting pension buyout firms to take on a big chunk of its pension liabilities.
August 31, 2018

Brexit talks could slip past October deadline

Details on Britain's future relationship with the EU are becoming "clearer and clearer" the Brexit secretary has insisted, as he again hinted that negotiators could miss the hoped-for October deadline.
August 31, 2018

Viagogo faces court over ‘illegal practices’

Ticket resale site Viagogo is facing court action by the competition watchdog for allegedly breaking consumer protection laws.