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UK retail sales pick up in January

UK retail sales picked up in January, offering some respite to ailing high street shops, according to the latest official figures. UK retail sales rose...
Lloyds

Lloyds announces William Chalmers as new CFO

Lloyds Bank (LON:LLOY) has announced former Morgan Stanley banker William Chalmers as its new Chief Financial Officer. Chalmers is set to join the bank in June...
Premier Foods

Premier Foods retracts Ambrosia sale

Premier Foods (LON:PFD) announced on Friday that it is no longer putting up its Ambrosia business for sale. The company said that whilst 'a number...

RBS reveals special dividend but warns of Brexit uncertainty

Royal Bank of Scotland (LON:RBS) released its annual results on the Friday for the year ended 31 December 2018. Annual profit has more than...
Patisserie Valerie

Patisserie Valerie rescued by Irish private equity firm

Patisserie Valerie has been rescued by private equity firm Causeway Capital, saving 2,000 jobs. Ireland's Causeway Capital agreed to buy the struggling bakery chain from...
The Restaurant Group

The Restaurant Group CEO announces departure

The Restaurant Group (LON:RTN) Chief Executive Andy McCue announced is departure on Thursday, causing shares to fall. The group, which owns the Frankie and Benny's...

Coca-Cola HBC results at top of guidance, shares remain low

Leading bottler of The Coca-Cola Company, Coca-Cola HBC AG (LON:CCH), has revealed its full-year financial results ended 31 December. Annual performance was at the...

EasyJet, Delta and Italy’s state controlled railway discuss Alitalia rescue deal

EasyJet (LON:EZJ) announced on Thursday that it has entered in discussion with Delta Air Lines and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane to form a consortium...

AstraZeneca meets guidance as new medicines lead strong performance

AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) announced on Thursday that it saw a “very strong” fourth-quarter performance, boosted by new medicines. As a result, the drug maker has...

Moneysupermarket.com reveals 8% full-year revenue increase

Moneysupermarket.com (LON:MONY) announced its preliminary results on Thursday for the year ended 31 December 2018. Indeed, the British price comparison website posted an 8%...