Company News

  • 24 October 2014

    A deal to create the world's largest banana company has collapsed after shareholders of US firm Chiquita rejected a merger with Fyffes.

  • 24 October 2014

    TSB hailed an above-target performance in the current account market today but said it was being held back by the low level of switching among UK bank customers.

  • 24 October 2014

    BP and GDF SUEZ have made an oil find around 150 miles east of Aberdeen that they think could unlock the potential of a series of so-called stranded assets.

  • 24 October 2014

    TESCO shares have dived nearly seven per cent after chairman Sir Richard Broadbent quit the troubled supermarket giant over an accounting blunder.

  • 24 October 2014

    WALLACES Express has cited rising operating costs as profits dropped by 11.4 per cent in its final year of accounts before being acquired outright by Tennent Caledonian Breweries.

  • 24 October 2014

    SPIRIT Pub Company has rejected a takeover approach from C&C Group, the Dublin-based owner of Tennent's Lager.

  • 24 October 2014

    As of January 2015, should a bank fail then the Bank of England will immediately replace its senior executives and within 48 hours inform creditors of their losses.

  • 23 October 2014

    SPIRIT Pub Company has rejected a surprise takeover approach from C&C Group, the Dublin-based owner of Tennent's Lager.

  • 23 October 2014

    BP and GDF Suez have made an oil discovery in the North Sea off eastern Scotland that underlines the exploration potential of the area.