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2019 Articles

Elon Musk defamation trial: Tesla founder wins case over 'pedo guy' remark
Elon Musk defamation trial: Tesla founder wins case over 'pedo guy' remark
A US jury has ruled that Elon Musk did not defame a British caver who helped in last year’s rescue [...]
December 7, 2019
Ericsson to pay more than $1bn to settle US corruption probe
Ericsson to pay more than $1bn to settle US corruption probe
Ericsson has agreed to pay $1.2bn (£913m) to resolve a US corruption probe. The Swedish telecoms firm has settled the [...]
December 7, 2019
Eddie Stobart secures £55m Dbay lifeline
Eddie Stobart secures £55m Dbay lifeline
Eddie Stobart shareholders today backed a £55m rescue deal from a major investor to save the company’s future. Under the [...]
December 6, 2019
Eight things investors need to know about energy storage
Eight things investors need to know about energy storage
With renewable energy growing in importance, effective storage will be vital. And as costs continue to decline, the potential to [...]
December 6, 2019
Haynes drives up shares as it reveals sharp profit growth
Haynes drives up shares as it reveals sharp profit growth
Shares in publishing firm Haynes rose almost six per cent in early trading after it announced a sharp rise in [...]
December 6, 2019
Watchdog warns Stonegate pub deal may raise prices at local boozers
Watchdog warns Stonegate pub deal may raise prices at local boozers
A £1.3bn merger between Slug and Lettuce owner Stonegate and pub chain Ei Group may lead to higher prices in [...]
December 6, 2019
Housebuilder Berkeley sees profit slump nearly a third in first half
Housebuilder Berkeley sees profit slump nearly a third in first half
UK housebuilder Berkeley Group saw its profit for the first half of 2019 fall over 30 per cent as Brexit-based [...]
December 6, 2019
Watchdog intervenes in Daily Mail takeover of the i newspaper
Watchdog intervenes in Daily Mail takeover of the i newspaper
The competition watchdog today said it has served an initial enforcement order as it reviews the Daily Mail’s £50m takeover [...]
December 6, 2019
Uber received 6,000 reports of sexual assault over two-year period in US
Uber received 6,000 reports of sexual assault over two-year period in US
Uber has revealed it received almost 6,000 reports of sexual assault in the United States in 2017 and 2018. It [...]
December 6, 2019
West Coast Rail franchise: CMA accepts First Group price cap proposal
West Coast Rail franchise: CMA accepts First Group price cap proposal
The competition watchdog has accepted First Group’s remedies for competition problems on the West Coast Rail franchise. The deal ensures [...]
December 6, 2019
Primark set to drive another year of growth for ABF
Primark set to drive another year of growth for ABF
Associated British Foods (ABF), the British multinational which owns Primark, reiterated its outlook for the new financial year ahead of [...]
December 6, 2019
Eddie Stobart prepares for crunch vote on future
Eddie Stobart prepares for crunch vote on future
Struggling trucking firm Eddie Stobart is facing a key shareholder vote on its future today as it struggles with bank [...]
December 6, 2019
High street sales plunge week before Black Friday
High street sales plunge week before Black Friday
High street sales plunged the week before Black Friday as shoppers held out for bargains, according to the latest data. [...]
December 6, 2019
These are the best London areas for Help to Buy
These are the best London areas for Help to Buy
South London dominated the most popular locations for Help to Buy home purchases, new research has found after the government [...]
December 6, 2019