About Jessica Clark

Jess Clark is a City A.M. news reporter covering retail and property.

2019 Articles

Big Boots to fill: Meet the Walgreens exec replacing Tesco's CEO
Big Boots to fill: Meet the Walgreens exec replacing Tesco's CEO
Boots veteran Ken Murphy has been named as the successor to outgoing Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis.  The City reacted [...]
October 2, 2019
Tesco CEO: Analysts react to Dave Lewis' shock departure
Tesco CEO: Analysts react to Dave Lewis' shock departure
Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis this morning made the shock announcement that he is preparing to step down, saying the [...]
October 2, 2019
Topps Tiles shares sink on fourth quarter sales dip
Topps Tiles shares sink on fourth quarter sales dip
Shares in Topps Tiles dipped this morning as the company revealed political uncertainty hurt fourth quarter trading.  The tile retailer [...]
October 2, 2019
Greta Thunberg pokes fun at trolls over 'helpline'
Greta Thunberg pokes fun at trolls over 'helpline'
Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg has hit back trolls criticising her campaign by sharing a video of angry callers [...]
September 27, 2019
Thomas Cook pension funds in talks over buyout deal
Thomas Cook pension funds in talks over buyout deal
Thomas Cook’s pension funds are in talks with insurers to mitigate cuts to payments for the employees of the collapsed [...]
September 27, 2019
Peloton shares sink on second day of trading
Peloton shares sink on second day of trading
Shares in fitness start-up Peloton sank a further four per cent today after making a disappointing stock market debut yesterday. [...]
September 27, 2019
Wells Fargo poaches BNY Mellon chief executive
Wells Fargo poaches BNY Mellon chief executive
Wells Fargo has named BNY Mellon boss Charles Scharf as its new chief executive. Scharf will join the firm in [...]
September 27, 2019
London house price growth remains below UK city average
London house price growth remains below UK city average
House prices in London edged up 0.2 per cent in August but inflation remained below the UK average growth rate [...]
September 27, 2019
Suning buys majority stake in Carrefour China for £545m
Suning buys majority stake in Carrefour China for £545m
French retail giant Carrefour has sold a majority stake in its Chinese business to Suning for €620m (£545m). The Chinese [...]
September 27, 2019
Wework sells former CEO Adam Neumann's $60m private jet
Wework sells former CEO Adam Neumann's $60m private jet
Wework is reportedly preparing to sell ex-chief executive Adam Neumann’s $60m private jet after the founder was this week forced [...]
September 27, 2019