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Reporter covering private equity, investment, and regulation. Email stories to anna.menin@cityam.com

September 2019 articles

Blazing success: British cannabis company raises £7.8m in funding round
A leading British cannabis company has raised £7.8m in a Series A funding round as it prepares to launch an [...]
September 9, 2019
London VC 4BIO raises first tranche of new $150m advanced therapies fund
London VC 4BIO raises first tranche of new $150m advanced therapies fund
London-based venture capital firm 4BIO has completed the first round of fundraising for a new fund focused on the advanced [...]
September 9, 2019
Dividends for AIM-listed firms soar to record heights
Dividends for AIM-listed firms soar to record heights
The dividends paid by companies listed on the stock exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM) exchange reached record highs in the [...]
September 9, 2019
Woodford crisis wipes £36m off Kent County Council’s stake in flagship fund
Woodford crisis wipes £36m off Kent County Council’s stake in flagship fund
Kent County Council has seen £36m wiped off the value of its investment in Neil Woodford’s Equity Income Fund (EIF) [...]
September 8, 2019
Not in the pink anymore: Jack Wills collapse leaves creditors out of pocket
Not in the pink anymore: Jack Wills collapse leaves creditors out of pocket
Jack Wills owed over £100m to creditors including HSBC and several councils when it collapsed into administration last month. The [...]
September 8, 2019
Winging it: Conservatives criticised  over meme depicting Jeremy Corbyn as a chicken
Winging it: Conservatives criticised over meme depicting Jeremy Corbyn as a chicken
The Conservative Party has published a meme depicting Jeremy Corbyn in a chicken costume and delivered chicken to journalists offices [...]
September 6, 2019
Apple rewrote Siri to ‘deflect’ feminism and #MeToo questions
Apple rewrote Siri to ‘deflect’ feminism and #MeToo questions
Apple tweaked the software behind Siri to change how its voice assistant responds to “sensitive topics” including feminism and the [...]
September 6, 2019
British Airways strikes: No 10 tells BA and pilots to ‘sort out’ dispute
British Airways strikes: No 10 tells BA and pilots to ‘sort out’ dispute
Downing Street has urged British Airways and its pilots to “sort out” the pay dispute behind a planned series of [...]
September 6, 2019
Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia reveals huge losses amid CVA controversy
Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia reveals huge losses amid CVA controversy
Arcadia, Sir Philip Green’s high street empire, plunged into huge losses last year before it launched a controversial restructuring drive, [...]
September 6, 2019
Gina Miller to appeal as High Court rejects legal case against proroguing of Parliament
Gina Miller to appeal as High Court rejects legal case against proroguing of Parliament
Gina Miller has said she “will not give up the fight for democracy” after the High Court rejected her legal [...]
September 6, 2019