Nutrifix: your personal pocket nutritionist turns to Crowdcube

Hoping to raise a total of £150,000 on Crowdcube, Nutrifix is a nutrition app that locates healthy meals nearby tailored to your nutritional needs, combines...
UK Retail

UK retail sales up 1.4 percent in February, says ONS

UK retail sales picked up by 1.4 percent in February, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). After a slowdown in activity...
synechron

Synechron launch set of new AI solutions for the financial services industry

Financial services consultant Synechron announced the launch of a new set of Artificial Intelligence (AI) based solutions on Thursday, giving the financial services industry...
Kier Group

Kier Group appoints new chairman as profits continue to rise

Kier Group (LON:KIE) announced the appointment of a new chairman on Thursday, alongside a rise in profits for 2016. Former Drax Chairman Philip Cox is...

Boss of British Gas owner recieves “astronomical” pay rise

The head of Centrica (LON:CNA), British Gas’s parent company, was given a pay increase of almost 40 percent last year - enough to pay the heating...
Progility

Shares in AIM-listed tech company Progility bounce 4pc on strong results

AIM-listed technology firm Progility saw shares rise 4 percent on Thursday, after reporting significant increases in both profit and sales over the last six months...

Tesco pulls Heineken brands from shelves following Brexit row

Tesco (LON:TSCO) has pulled eight Heineken (AMS:HEIA) brands, including Sol, Amstel and Kingfisher beer from its shelves after the supermarket refused to accept price...

Next profits fall for first time in 8 years after “challenging year”

Next (LON:NXT) has reported its first fall in annual pre-tax profits since the recession. The retailer has said that it remains “extremely cautious about...
ted baker

Shares in Ted Baker slump despite profit hike and strong global sales

Shares in British clothing giant Ted Baker (LON:TED) slumped on Thursday, despite a 4.4 percent rise in pre-tax profit and surging sales in all...

Thames Water fined record breaking £20m for polluting river Thames

Thames Water was handed a record £20 million fine on Wednesday after for breaching environmental regulations and pumping sewage into the River Thames in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire to...

Scottish Parliament vote today on second referendum

Despite Prime Minister Theresa May saying that now was "not the time" for another independence referendum, Scotland's parliament will vote today to give its government...
investment

UK attracts 50pc more VC investment than the rest of Europe, despite Brexit worries

The UK continues to be attractive to investors despite its decision to leave the European Union, drawing more venture-capital investment in 2016 than the...
Hermès

Hermès reports record annual profit for 2016

Luxury retailer Hermès (EPA:RMS) reported record annual profits for 2016 on Wednesday, noting a 13 percent rise in sales. The French luxury label, who are...
ISA

Innovative Finance ISA offers sweet deal for investors – if they know it exists

The government's new Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) offers an attractive investment opportunity for savers - but hardly any are aware it exists, according to new...

Goldman Sachs to move hundreds of staff from UK before Brexit is finalised

Richard Gnodde, chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs International (NYSE:GS), has spoken further of plans to move hundreds of people out of London before...

Twitter to crack down on violent tweets

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) said on Tuesday that it plans to ramp up its efforts in removing any posts supporting political or religious violence. Many social media...
Goji

Goji launches UK’s first diversified peer-to-peer lending bond

Peer-to-peer lending platform Goji announced the launch of the UK’s first diversified peer-to-peer lending bond on Wednesday, allowing investors further access to the fast growing...

Weaker pound boosts profits for Kingfisher

Kingfisher (LON:KGF), owner of Screwfix and B&Q, have reported a sharp increase in sales due to the weaker pound and sales in the UK. Despite...
Starcom

Starcom shares drop by a fifth after increased loss in 2016

AIM listed wireless solutions company Starcom (LON:STAR) saw shares fall over 20 percent on Wednesday, after full year results saw losses increase to $2.01...

London Taxi Company opens new Coventry factory, creating over 1000 jobs

A new car plant will open in Coventry on Wednesday, signalling China's confidence in the UK post-Brexit. Creating over 1,000 and boosting the automotive industry, the...