Business - Archive

May 2019 articles

Austrian MPs have backed a motion of no confidence in the country’s Chancellor after a corruption scandal claimed the head [...]

27 May

Nasdaq has bowed out of the race for Norwegian exchange Oslo Bors, leaving the way clear for pan-European exchange Euronext to [...]

27 May

The European stock market enjoyed a positive open this morning after EU election results failed to show a surge in populist right-wing [...]

27 May

The board of French carmaker Renault are studying a proposed £28bn merger plan put to them by American-Italian rival Fiat Chrysler [...]

27 May

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has called a snap election following his party’s defeat in the European Parliament elections, [...]

27 May

The number of over-70s working during what would otherwise be their retirement has more than doubled in the last ten years as [...]

27 May

Labour and the Tories have suffered a humiliating defeat in the European elections, having haemorrhaged votes to Nigel's Farage's [...]

27 May

German index provider Solactive has taken a stake in UK proxy firm Minerva Analytics. [...]

27 May

The Chancellor Philip Hammond has warned prospective Tory leaders not to ignore parliament by pursuing a no-deal Brexit. [...]

26 May

Cobra Beer founder and second referendum backer Lord Bilimoria is the leading candidate to become the next president of the Confederation [...]

26 May

Michael Gove has officially entered the Tory leadership contest, becoming the eighth MP to join the race to succeed Theresa May. [...]

26 May

US investment bank Goldman Sachs has ramped up its probability of a no-deal Brexit as leading Conservatives put themselves forward [...]

26 May

UK property finance firm Lendy has collapsed and administrators from RSM have been appointed following a court order on [...]

25 May

Matt Hancock has become the latest MP to enter the race to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister. [...]

25 May

Liberal Democrat head Vince Cable has followed the example of Prime Minister Theresa May and announced his resignation as party [...]

24 May