About Jessica Clark

Jess Clark is a City A.M. news reporter covering private equity and investment.

June 2019 articles

Reckitt Benckiser picks Pepsico executive for top job
Reckitt Benckiser picks Pepsico executive for top job
Pepsico’s chief commercial officer Laxman Narasimhan has been appointed as the new chief executive of Reckitt Benckiser, beating a selection [...]
June 12, 2019
Neil Woodford’s investment trust shares rise after slide triggered by fund suspension
Neil Woodford’s investment trust shares rise after slide triggered by fund suspension
Neil Woodford’s listed investment trust’s stock rose this morning following a share price slide after the former star trader’s flagship [...]
June 11, 2019
Crest Nicholson reports profit slump on Brexit uncertainty
Crest Nicholson reports profit slump on Brexit uncertainty
Crest Nicholson reported a fall in profits this morning as Brexit uncertainty kept house prices flat across the south of [...]
June 11, 2019
FCA chief Andrew Bailey calls on Neil Woodford to waive management fees
FCA chief Andrew Bailey calls on Neil Woodford to waive management fees
The head of the City regulator has called on Neil Woodford to waive management fees for investors in his suspended [...]
June 11, 2019
Ted Baker shares slide as retailer warns on profits in ‘difficult trading conditions’
Ted Baker shares slide as retailer warns on profits in ‘difficult trading conditions’
Ted Baker’s share price plunged 25 per cent this morning after the fashion retailer warned on profits amid “extremely difficult [...]
June 11, 2019
Ramen chain Tonkotsu eyes expansion with YFM backing
Ramen chain Tonkotsu eyes expansion with YFM backing
Ramen restaurant Tonkotsu has received £5m of funding from investment firm YFM Equity Partners as it eyes expansion. YFM will [...]
June 11, 2019
HG Capital targets £80m fundraise
HG Capital targets £80m fundraise
HG Capital Trust plans to raise £80m through a share placing to fund opportunities in an “attractive proprietary pipeline”. The [...]
June 10, 2019
UK agrees post-Brexit trade deal with South Korea
UK agrees post-Brexit trade deal with South Korea
The UK and South Korea have agreed to sign a free trade deal ahead of Britain’s departure from the European [...]
June 10, 2019
Thomas Cook shares take off on potential Fosun deal
Thomas Cook shares take off on potential Fosun deal
Thomas Cook shares soared more than 18 per cent this morning after the travel agent confirmed it was in talks [...]
June 10, 2019
FCA under scrutiny from MPs after Woodford suspension
FCA under scrutiny from MPs after Woodford suspension
The City regulator has come under scrutiny from MPs over the suspension of Neil Woodford’s flagship fund. Nicky Morgan MP, [...]
June 10, 2019