Matthew West

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PLASTIC packaging maker RPC Group said yesterday it planned to buy its Danish rival Superfos for €240m (£204.7m) in a deal [...]

17 December

LIFE insurer Scottish Equitable has been fined £2.8m and ordered to pay £60m in compensation to several hundred thousand policymakers [...]

17 December

THE US government said yesterday it would sue BP for $21bn (£13.5bn) alongside four other companies tied to the Gulf of Mexico [...]

16 December

THE Cabinet Office yesterday published a list of top business leaders who have been appointed as non-executive directors to sit [...]

16 December

THE governor of the Bank of England was so concerned about the global economy that he suggested the UK, US, Switzerland and Japan [...]

15 December

LLOYDS of London insurer Beazley withdrew its £180m offer for rival Lloyds firm Hardy Underwriters yesterday after failing to [...]

15 December

THE chief executive of the Financial Services Authority (FSA) said yesterday one of the biggest jobs its successor would face [...]

14 December

OIL and gas services company Wood Group has agreed to buy its smaller rival PSN in a deal worth $955m (£602m) that will create [...]

14 December

Engineering firm Weir Group announced yesterday it would plead guilty to two charges of breaching UN sanctions over oil-for-food [...]

14 December

THE eldest son of convicted fraudster Bernard Madoff was found hanged in his New York apartment on the second anniversary of [...]

13 December

US President Barack Obama will hold a one-day summit of chief executives on Wednesday as part of a renewed effort by the White [...]

13 December

TERRA Firma boss Guy Hands is expected to lose control of troubled record label EMI before Christmas following his bitter dispute [...]

13 December

MARK Tucker, the new chief executive of Asian insurance business AIA said this weekend the company has no interest in making [...]

13 December

BANKNOTE printer De La Rue has been the subject of a rejected takeover bid from French rival Oberthur Technologies, it emerged [...]

6 December

THE Chancellor is considering changing a law which the Financial Services Authority (FSA) has blamed for preventing it from publishing [...]

6 December