About James Warrington

Reporter covering media, telecoms and marketing. Get in touch at james.warrington@cityam.com

September 2019 articles

London Stock Exchange rejects £32bn Hong Kong takeover bid
London Stock Exchange rejects £32bn Hong Kong takeover bid
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has rejected a £32bn takeover offer from Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX), citing “fundamental [...]
September 13, 2019
Clintons signs up advisers as greeting card stalwart eyes potential sale
Clintons signs up advisers as greeting card stalwart eyes potential sale
The owners of greeting card chain Clintons have called in advisers as they weigh up a potential sale of the [...]
September 13, 2019
China to exclude pork and soybeans from additional US tariffs
China to exclude pork and soybeans from additional US tariffs
China will exclude some agricultural products, including pork and soybeans, from additional tariffs on US goods in a bid to [...]
September 13, 2019
Bercow vows ‘creativity’ to stop Johnson dodging Brexit delay
Bercow vows ‘creativity’ to stop Johnson dodging Brexit delay
John Bercow has vowed to use “creativity” to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson from ignoring a law designed to prevent [...]
September 13, 2019
DUP denies it would soften position on Irish backstop
DUP denies it would soften position on Irish backstop
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) has denied reports it would accept some EU regulations after Brexit as part of a [...]
September 13, 2019
Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin slams ‘elite Remainers’ as profit sinks
Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin slams ‘elite Remainers’ as profit sinks
Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin has launched a tirade against “elite Remainers”, as the budget pub chain posted a decline in [...]
September 13, 2019
SSE sells energy services business to Ovo in £500m deal
SSE sells energy services business to Ovo in £500m deal
SSE has sold its energy services business to Ovo Energy in a deal worth £500m, creating one of the UK’s [...]
September 13, 2019
Nationwide reveals PPI hit of up to £50m as it becomes latest victim of claims rush
Nationwide reveals PPI hit of up to £50m as it becomes latest victim of claims rush
Nationwide has become the latest company to reveal a hefty charge for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) amid a surge [...]
September 13, 2019
Battersea Power Station secures £600m funding for regeneration project
Battersea Power Station secures £600m funding for regeneration project
Battersea Power Station has secured a £600m debt facility from its existing lenders to help finance the third phase of [...]
September 12, 2019
Marketers set to double down on digital advertising despite measurement issues
Marketers set to double down on digital advertising despite measurement issues
Global marketers are set to ramp up their investment in digital advertising next year, despite ongoing concerns about effective measurement [...]
September 12, 2019