FCA

FCA calls on Woodford Fund to waive fees

The chief of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has called on Neil Woodford's fund to waive its fees. The Woodford Equity Income Fund has come under fire...
Ted Baker

Ted Baker warns on “extremely difficult” trading

Ted Baker warned on challenging trading conditions in an update published on Tuesday. The luxury retailer said ongoing consumer uncertainty and promotional activity resulted in...

Sainsbury’s Bank appoints ex-RBS executive as CEO

Sainsbury (LON:SBRY) announced on Tuesday that it will appoint a former Royal Bank of Scotland Chief Executive as its bank’s Chief Executive Officer. Jim Brown...

Quiz shares sink as pre-tax profits crash

Quiz (LON:QUIZ) posted a 97% crash in its profits before tax on Tuesday, causing shares to trade almost 26% lower on the announcement. The British...

Joules revenue grows 17%, shares rise

The premium British lifestyle brand Joules (LON:JOUL) announced that group revenue for the 52 weeks to 26 May was up 17%, in a trading...

BT to reduce its UK offices from 300 to 30

BT, the British multinational telecommunications holding company, announced on Wednesday that it was set to consolidate over 300 of its office locations across the...
wizz air

Wizz Air passenger numbers rise 22% in May

Wizz Air revealed a strong growth in passenger statistics for May, sending shares up during Tuesday morning trading. The low-cost airline said that it had...

Italy’s tourism sector: Venice cruise ship crash confirms regulation need

On Sunday a giant cruise ship crashed as it docked in Venice, one of Italy’s tourist hotspots, reigniting calls to ban the large ships...
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson set to appear in court over misconduct allegations

Boris Johnson has been ordered to make an appearance in court over misconduct claims relating to the EU referendum campaign. Boris Johnson, who is considered...
WH Smith

WH Smith named UK’s worst retailer in Which? survey

WH Smith has been named the UK's worst retailer in a Which? survey, for the second year running. WH Smith finished last in the rankings by...
Boots

Boots considers 200 store closures

The owner of Boots is reportedly considering the closure of as many as 200 stores in the UK. The Walgreens Boots Alliance is reportedly mulling...
Labour

Labour expels Alistair Campbell for backing Lib Dems

Labour has expelled Alistair Campbell from the party after he revealed he had voted for the Liberal Democrats in the EU elections. Alistair Campbell, formerly...
EE

EE set to debut 5G later this month

EE announced on Wednesday it is set to debut its 5G service later this month. This will mean that EE will be the first telecoms...
Pret A Manger

Pret A Manger buys rival EAT

Pret A Manger has bought rival EAT as it looks to boost its Vegetarian offering. The food chain has agreed to acquire all of EAT's...
Walmart

Walmart ‘seriously considering’ Asda IPO

Walmart has said that it is 'seriously considering' a public listing for its Asda supermarket chain. This comes after the Competitions an Markets Authority (CMA)...
Morrisons

Morrisons sales growth misses analyst expectations

Morrisons published its results for the 13 weeks to 5 May on Thursday, with sales falling behind analyst expectations. The UK's fourth largest supermarket said...
Travis Perkins

Travis Perkins hails ‘positive start’ to 2019

Travis Perkins shares rose on Wednesday after the company published an upbeat set of first quarter results. The home improvement and building materials retailer said...
ITV

ITV shares down as Q1 revenue declines

ITV updated the market on its trading during the first quarter of 2019 on Wednesday, causing shares to fall. The British broadcaster said that overall...
Domino's

Domino’s warns on “disappointing” international performance

Domino's Pizza (LON:DOM) reported its results for the first quarter of the year on Tuesday. The pizza delivery chain noted a fall in UK orders...
Vodafone

Vodafone agrees Telefónica Deutschland deal amid Liberty Global takeover

Vodafone announced on Tuesday it had entered an agreement with Telefónica Deutschland to enable its customers to receive high-speed broadband. Vodafone said the deal will...