James Booth

(Staff)

Reporter covering the legal and insurance sectors. Email stories to james.booth@cityam.com.

May 2019 articles

Pessimism among younger people about the economy is growing in the UK and worldwide, according to a comprehensive new survey [...]

20 May

A joint parliamentary Committee today raised concerns that criminals could exploit loopholes in a new bill aimed at clamping [...]

20 May

Chinese Game of Thrones fans expressed their outrage with tech firm Tencent this morning after it postponed the airing of the [...]

20 May

Irish budget airline Ryanair said today its full year profit fell 29 per cent year on year to €1.02bn (£890m), blaming a [...]

20 May

After the failed July 2016 coup against Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, one of the country’s largest law firms was [...]

20 May

Estate agents Foxtons said revenue fell in the first quarter which it blamed on challenging conditions in the London property [...]

20 May

The cross-party talks between the Conservatives and Labour collapsed today in acrimonious circumstances. [...]

17 May

Prime Minister Theresa May said today that a lack of unity within the Labour party helped contribute to the failure of the cross-party [...]

17 May

Just Eat shares fell eight per cent this morning after Amazon led a $575m (£450m) investment round in rival Deliveroo. [...]

17 May

Cross-party Brexit discussions between Labour and the Conservatives are set to close without a deal, according to reports. [...]

17 May

The EU Commission has fined five banks €1.07bn (£940m) for rigging foreign exchange markets for 11 currencies, it announced [...]

16 May

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said today it had launched an investigation into UK petrol giant Greenergy, arresting four individuals. [...]

16 May

Big Four firm KPMG said today it was introducing a new structure to move its audit arm away from the rest of its UK business, [...]

16 May

Prime Minister Theresa May is set to meet senior Conservative MPs today in a showdown over her future. [...]

16 May

Just Group shares fell more than seven per cent this morning after it revealed a plunge in sales. [...]

16 May