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Greggs shares rally amid profit guidance upgrade

Greggs has raised its profit forecasts for the third time this year, on the back of the popularity of its vegan sausage roll. In a...
UK unemployment

UK unemployment falls to 3.8%, says ONS

The UK unemployment rate for the first three months of 2019 fell to 3.8%, marking the lowest level since 1974. The Office for National Statistics...

Amazon and Next to launch new delivery option

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Next (LON:NXT) are set to launch a click and collect service which will allow online Amazon parcels to be collected from...

Allianz Q1 operating profit grows 7.5%

German multinational financial services company Allianz (ETR:ALV) announced posted a 7.5% increase in operating profit for the first quarter of the year. Operating profit amounted...

Uber valued at $82bn ahead of IPO

Uber has placed itself at the lower end of its targeted range at $45 (£34.50) a share, giving it a valuation of $82 billion. The taxi...
Select

Select falls into administration

Select has fallen into administration, placing 1,800 jobs under threat. The retailer has 169 stores across the UK. The fashion chain has been struggling in recent...

Hamleys sold to Reliance Brands Limited

London’s iconic toy store Hamleys has been sold to Reliance Brands Limited in a deal of almost £70 million. Hamleys was originally founded in 1760,...

IAG operating profit expected not to grow in 2019

International Consolidation Airlines Group (LON:IAG) posted its first quarter results on Friday, revealing that its operating profit will not grow during the current year. The...
national express

National Express delivers strong growth for Q1

National Express enjoyed growth across all markets in the UK, US, Germany and Spain for the first quarter of 2019. The multinational transport operator said...

Barratt Developments full year outlook “modestly” ahead of expectations

Barratt Developments, one of the UK’s largest residential property development businesses, announced that its full year outlook is modestly above its previous expectations. From 01...