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Former Man Group president Jonathan Sorrell to join Capstone
Former Man Group president Jonathan Sorrell to join Capstone
The former president of FTSE 250-listed hedge fund Man Group Jonathan Sorrell is joining hedge fund Capstone. Sorrell, son of [...]
November 12, 2019
Raheem Sterling-Joe Gomez row: Gareth Southgate's firm response has ensured this won't happen again
Raheem Sterling-Joe Gomez row: Gareth Southgate's firm response has ensured this won't happen again
It’s rare, but I can’t say I’ve never witnessed two England team-mates coming to blows on international duty, as Raheem [...]
November 12, 2019
Donald Trump defends China trade war but says a deal ‘close’
Donald Trump defends China trade war but says a deal ‘close’
US President Donald Trump has doubled down on his tariff war with China in a major speech, accusing the country [...]
November 12, 2019
World of athletics in uproar and unionising after IAAF decides to cut major events from Diamond League meetings
World of athletics in uproar and unionising after IAAF decides to cut major events from Diamond League meetings
Athletics is not in a happy place at the moment. Having spent the past few months reeling from criticism for [...]
November 12, 2019
Newsquest outbids Reach in race for local publisher JPI Media
Newsquest outbids Reach in race for local publisher JPI Media
Regional publisher Newsquest is said to have tabled a surprise bid for i newspaper owner JPI Media, threatening to derail [...]
November 12, 2019
Peter Mandelson resigns from People's Vote campaign
Peter Mandelson resigns from People's Vote campaign
Labour peer and ex-Tony Blair strategist Lord Peter Mandelson has quit the People’s Vote campaign. Mandelson and former Labour staffers [...]
November 12, 2019
Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House could sell Jaguar Land Rover supply business
Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House could sell Jaguar Land Rover supply business
Sanjeev Gupta’s industrial conglomerate Liberty House is considering selling a major automotive supplier to Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) and Renault. [...]
November 12, 2019
Huawei rewards staff with $286m in bonuses as it fights US sanctions
Huawei rewards staff with $286m in bonuses as it fights US sanctions
Huawei is set to pay its employees ¥2bn ($286m) in bonuses and double almost all October salaries as a reward [...]
November 12, 2019
Vodafone threatens to withdraw from India amid dispute over taxes
Vodafone threatens to withdraw from India amid dispute over taxes
Vodafone has warned it may pull out of India unless the government grants it a series of remedies, after a [...]
November 12, 2019
Meggitt boosts 2019 guidance after strong defence performance but warns 737 Max ban will squeeze margins
Meggitt boosts 2019 guidance after strong defence performance but warns 737 Max ban will squeeze margins
Aerospace engineers Meggitt raised their full year guidance on the back of the company’s third quarter results, which saw overall [...]
November 12, 2019
Wales face a battle to qualify for Euro 2020 but will be boosted by Gareth Bale's and Aaron Ramsey's return to fitness
Wales face a battle to qualify for Euro 2020 but will be boosted by Gareth Bale's and Aaron Ramsey's return to fitness
As the final weekend of qualifying matches approaches, Wales’s place at Euro 2020 remains in the balance. Fourth in Group [...]
November 12, 2019
Labour suffers second cyber attack in 24 hours
Labour suffers second cyber attack in 24 hours
Labour has been hit by a second cyber attack in two days, after hackers reportedly targeted the party’s web services [...]
November 12, 2019
FCA looks to clean up its act amid 'shameful' office mess
FCA looks to clean up its act amid 'shameful' office mess
The City watchdog found itself in the spotlight today amid tales of overflowing bins, booze and messy toilets at its [...]
November 12, 2019
Major shareholder piles pressure on Deutsche Bank chairman
Major shareholder piles pressure on Deutsche Bank chairman
Deutsche Bank’s chairman is reportedly coming under increasing pressure from some of the lender’s largest shareholders to step aside. Paul [...]
November 12, 2019