Lib Dems

General Election: Lib Dems raise £500,000 in 48 hours

The Liberal Democrats have reportedly raised £500,000 in 48 hours, ahead of the upcoming snap General Election in June. The figure, first revealed by the...
Fox

Government extends Fox Sky takeover investigation

The government have given regulators an extension for their investigation into the proposed 21st Century Fox takeover of Sky (LON:SKY). Karen Bradley, the Secretary of...
UK retail

UK March retail figures slip as inflation bites

UK retail figures fell at the fastest rate in seven years in the first quarter of the year, as inflation continued to impact consumer...
unilever

Unilever reports strong quarter despite “challenging” market conditions

Food giant Unilever (LON:ULVR) announced stronger-than-expected quarterly sales growth on Thursday, leaving its ill-fated merger with Kraft Heinz in the past and sending shares...
go-ahead

Go-Ahead group shares up as bus performance remains strong

Transport operator Go-Ahead Group (LON:GOG) disclosed strong third quarter results on Thursday, with shares rising 5pc on confirmation that trading remains in line with...
debenhams

Debenhams announce turnaround plan to combat falling profits

Shares in department store Debenhams (LON:DEB) fell nearly 5pc on Thursday, after seeing pre-tax profits fall over the previous six months and the announcement...
theresa may election

BREAKING: MPs back Theresa May’s call for snap election

The Commons voted in favour of Theresa May's call for an early general election on Wednesday afternoon, meaning the country will go to the...

48 hours in Ibiza

Ibiza is famous for its party scene; the bars, the night clubs and beach parties. However, that isn’t compulsory when visiting the island. Ibiza is home...
Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley buoyant for first quarter, as bond trading delivers

Wall Street Giant Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) delivered a strong set of results for the quarter, driven by surges in bond trading. The bank and investment firm earned...
George Osborne

General Election: George Osborne to step down as MP for Tatton

Former Chancellor George Osborne has announced his intention to step down from his seat in Parliament, instead prioritising his new role as editor of...
Facebook F8

F8: Facebook’s technology conference outlines the future of the social network

F8, Facebook's own technology conference, kicked off yesterday in San Jose, aiming to highlight the latest developments and features from the social network platform. Detailing...
AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel report “record performance” for first quarter

AkzoNobel (AMS:AKZA) reported a record performance in its first quarter results, as it continues to resist a takeover bid from a US rival. Pre income...
rm direct lending

RM Direct Lending reports maiden quarterly figures

Secured debt investment trust RM Direct Lending reported its maiden quarterly results on Wednesday, after committing around £40 million in loans to companies across...
Blair

General Election: Blair urges voters to back anti-Brexit candidates

Former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair has urged voters to mobilise against Brexit, giving rise to speculation that he may campaign with the Liberal Democrats. Theresa May...
London Stock Exchange markets

Market volatility continues as election goes to vote, FTSE250 recovers

Market volatility looks set to continue on Wednesday, ahead of a vote in Commons that will decide whether a snap election will take place...
Associated British Foods

Associated British Foods see profits jump 35 percent

Primark owner Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) have surpassed profit expectations in their first-half results, driven in part by a rise in sugar prices and...
burberry

Burberry shares plunge despite marked progress

Luxury fashion retailer Burberry (LON:BRBY) saw shares plunge nearly 7 percent in early morning trade, despite reporting a 3 percent growth in sales. The company...
p2p

Dencowear see 20pc turnover boost after securing p2p loan

Uniform supplier and manufacturer Dencowear have reported a 20pc increase in turnover, after gaining £230,000 in peer-to-peer financing. The Leeds-based firm have become the latest SME from...
bank of america

Bank of America match Wall St expectations after strong first quarter

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) delivered positive results on Tuesday, beating Wall Street expectations in several areas during a strong quarter for consumer spending and investor sentiment. Net...
Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs shares fall 3pc as profit comes in under expectations

Shares in banking group Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) fell in pre-market trading on Tuesday, as weak trading revenue led to a lower-than-expected quarterly profit. Investors were...