Ben Griffiths



LORD Turner, chairman of City watchdog the Financial Services Authority, and US counterpart Mary Schapiro met yesterday to discuss [...]

16 November

GLOBAL mining giant BHP Billiton last night killed off its protracted $39bn (£24bn) pursuit of Potash, the world’s biggest [...]

15 November

RETAIL giant John Lewis has surged into a ranking of Britain’s most influential brands, as the group’s partnership approach [...]

15 November

ROYAL Bank of Canada’s aggressive expansion plans have taken another leap forward with the launch of a new trading floor in [...]

15 November

THE firs--t two marine areas to be covered by a new planning system mirroring that used to control development on land in England [...]

29 October

LLOYD’S of London insurer Beazley yesterday announced that its co-founder and deputy chairman Andrew Beazley had died aged [...]

15 October

IT IS a known fact that when recession strikes there is a lag between companies beginning to feel the pain and actually getting [...]

15 October

City veteran Terry Smith is retiring as a director and deputy chairman of stockbroker Collins Stewart to focus on his new asset [...]

14 October

LOOK to the top of any global blue-chip company these days and you’re likely to find an accountant playing a key strategic [...]

13 October

VIRGIN Atlantic averted the threat of the first strike in its 26-year history yesterday, after it reached an agreement with pilot’s [...]

9 September

Stock exchanges continue to be a hot topic for debate both in the City and the wider global markets. Global equity issuance may [...]

29 July

MORALE among employees is reported to be at an all time low in Britain as we drag ourselves out of one of the worst recessions [...]

22 July

AS the latest crop of graduates takes the first tentative steps into the world of work this summer, thousands of college and [...]

15 July

THE details of the proposed levy on banks’ balance sheets have been revealed, as the government seeks to raise £2.5bn a year [...]

14 July

EVEN before yesterday’s vote by European Union lawmakers to restrict bankers’ bonuses, City institutions had been working [...]

8 July