Rebecca Smith

(Staff)

I'm the digital editor, covering a range of news - with a particular interest in transport and infrastructure, along with workplace diversity. You can email me on rebecca.smith@cityam.com with stories and commentary.

June 2018 articles

Life Company Consolidation Group (LCCG) is buying Equitable Life for £1.8bn 18 years after the company was forced to close to [...]

15 June
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The boss of Southern rail parent company Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) Charles Horton is stepping down, it was announced today. [...]

15 June
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Transport for London (TfL) has announced that Siemens Mobility has landed a £1.5bn contract to design and build the next generation [...]

15 June
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Purplebricks' US charge continues with the online estate agent saying today that it is expanding to Las Vegas, Nevada, and Phoenix, [...]

15 June
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London has been named the top city in Europe for business travel, ahead of Berlin, Amsterdam and Paris, according to a new study. [...]

15 June
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Tesco today reported rising like-for-like sales for the 13 weeks ended 26 May, marking the 10th consecutive quarter of positive [...]

15 June
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New analysis has revealed which of banks have shut the most branches since 2015, with NatWest, HSBC and Lloyds Bank reporting [...]

15 June
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Stobart Group has issued a letter to shareholders ahead of this month's annual meeting (AGM), after announcing yesterday it [...]

15 June
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EDF Energy will shell out £350,000 after the supplier missed its smart meter installation target last year, the energy regulator [...]

15 June
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Incomplete journeys on the Tube could soon become a thing of the past for passengers with a penchant for contactless. [...]

15 June
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It might be the end of the week, but there are still plenty of business stories on the agenda today - not least Tesco's latest [...]

15 June
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Revolution Bars hasn't been toasting the sunshine - or the snow surprise in March for that matter, with the city centre bar chain [...]

14 June
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You may recall that we shared back in April that Waterloo had lost the top spot as the busiest Tube station last year to King's [...]

14 June
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Rolls-Royce has announced a £500m restructuring that will see around 4,600 job cuts, which it said will deliver cost savings [...]

14 June
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The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has confirmed today it will launch an independent inquiry into the significant train timetable [...]

13 June
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