imagination

Apple supplier Imagination puts itself up for sale amidst dispute

Shares in Imagination Technologies (LON:IMG), the UK-based chip designer in the midst of a dispute with technology giant Apple, rose on Thursday after it...
george clooney

George Clooney sells tequila brand Casamigos to drinks giant Diageo

Actor George Clooney has sold the tequila company he founded to drinks giant Diageo (LON:DGE), in a deal worth $1 billion. Clooney founded Casamigos four...
directa plus

Directa Plus shares up on agreement with Alfredo Grassi

Shares in AIM-listed Directa Plus (LON:DCTA) rose on Thursday, after announcing a development agreement with protective clothing manufacturer Alfredo Grassi. Directa Plus, a producer and...

“I just don’t want a poor person” – Trump on his new cabinet

US President Donald Trump told a large crowd in Iowa how he does not want “a poor person” to have an economic position in his...

Brexit: loss of EU workers will see price of strawberries soar

The price of strawberries could increase by a third after Brexit if farmers cannot have access to EU workers. Farmers have warned that not having...
parliament

Key Tory manifesto bills missing from Queen’s Speech, with focus on Brexit

Theresa May has chosen to focus her government on delivering Brexit, with key manifesto pledges nowhere to be seen as the Queen opened parliament...
china MSCI

Chinese shares to be included in MSCI index in victory for Beijing

Chinese shares have finally been given the go-ahead to enter the MSCI index, a key victory for a Chinese government who have been working for...
tesco

Tesco to close Cardiff call centre, risking 1,100 jobs

Tesco (LON:TSCO) has announced plans to close one of its call centres in Cardiff, putting 1,100 jobs at risk. Workers at the Cardiff call centre...
London

Sadiq Khan’s new transport strategy is “a breath of fresh air”

Sadiq Khan in planning to publish a new transport strategy on Wednesday with new initiatives such as pay-per-mile road pricing and banning car parking in...
Provident Financial

Provident Financial share price plunges 19 percent

Shares in Provident Financial (LON:PFG) plunged 19 percent on Wednesday, after the group warned investors that the reconfiguration of its doorstep lending division had...
Government to incentivise older homeowners to downsize in new White Paper

UK house sales fallen by almost a third, says Lloyds Bank

New research from Lloyds Bank (LON:LLOY) has shown house sales to drop by almost a third over the past year. The number of home sales...
U.K deficit

U.K deficit drops to £6.7bn in May

The U.K deficit fell to £6.7 billion in May according to the latest figures, in an encouraging development for the Treasury. The latest figures from the Office...
madrid

Student accommodation provider GSA moves into Spanish market

Student accommodation provider GSA have announced their expansion into the Spanish market, after receiving funding from Oaktree Capital Management. The transaction will boost GSA's standing...
Berkeley Group Holdings

Berkeley group holdings share price up as profits soar

Berkeley group holdings (LON:BKG) shares rallied on Wednesday morning, after a promising set of results for the financial year. The property developer reported pre-tax profits of more than...
Herencia Resources

Herencia Resources PLC appoints new chairman

Herencia Resources PLC (LON:HER) have announced the appointment of Mr Peter Reeve as the company's new chairman. The multi-commodity company have said that the appointment will take...
FCA

FCA announce plans to toughen up advice on cashing in pensions

The Financial Conduct Authority have proposed stricter rules relating to pension transfers, primarily for transfers from DB to DC pension schemes. The changes will be made...

Tory-DUP deal: “we have a lot in common”, says Tory MP

Speaking on Radio 4's Today Programme, Tory MP Damien Green suggested his party could still reach a deal with the Democratic Unionist party before the...
uber

Uber CEO latest to resign after months of chaos

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick has announced his resignation as chief executive from the car-hailing app. Kalanick will stay on the board of the $68 billion but has chosen...
sterling

Sterling drops further as DUP deal unlikely ahead of Queen’s speech

Sterling fell once again on Wednesday ahead of the State Opening of Parliament, as Prime Minister Theresa May struggles to cobble together the deal...
greatland gold

Shares in Greatland Gold up 8pc after “outstanding” gold is found near latest project

Shares in metal exploration company Greatland Gold (LON:GGP) jumped over 8 percent on Tuesday, after a company drilling nearby reported positive high-grade gold results from its latest...