About Jessica Clark

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

July 2019 articles

Activist investor Elliott takes stake in Saga
Activist investor Elliott takes stake in Saga
US activist investor Elliott has taken a stake in troubled tourism and insurance firm Saga in a move that could [...]
July 17, 2019
Mr Kipling sales soar as Premier Foods prepares for AGM
Mr Kipling sales soar as Premier Foods prepares for AGM
Mr Kipling sales soared 10 per cent in the first quarter of the financial year, boosting the revenue of parent [...]
July 17, 2019
US property firm challenges Arcadia restructuring plans
US property firm challenges Arcadia restructuring plans
Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia retail empire has been hit with a legal challenge from a US landlord over the company’s [...]
July 16, 2019
Burberry shares soar as customers welcome new designer’s collections
Burberry shares soar as customers welcome new designer’s collections
Iconic British fashion brand Burberry boosted sales as new designs by creative chief Riccardo Tisci were snapped up by customers. [...]
July 16, 2019
Activist investor pressures scandal-hit Gam over compensation
Activist investor pressures scandal-hit Gam over compensation
Scandal-hit Swiss asset manager Gam Holding is facing pressure from activist investors to force suspended director Tim Haywood to pay [...]
July 15, 2019
Leicester Square’s Hippodrome Casino reports falling profits
Leicester Square’s Hippodrome Casino reports falling profits
Leicester Square’s Hippodrome Casino saw profits halve last year as political and economic uncertainty dented gamblers’ confidence.  Revenue slumped from [...]
July 15, 2019
Recipe box company Gousto secures £30m funding
Recipe box company Gousto secures £30m funding
Recipe box delivery company Gousto has secured £30m in a funding round led by London private equity firm Perwyn. Gousto [...]
July 15, 2019
Code-breaker Alan Turing revealed as new face of £50 banknote
Code-breaker Alan Turing revealed as new face of £50 banknote
Scientist Alan Turing will feature on the new £50 note design, Bank of England governor Mark Carney announced this morning. [...]
July 15, 2019
Peugeot maker PSA Group sales plunge in first half
Peugeot maker PSA Group sales plunge in first half
Peugeot manufacturer PSA Group reported that sales plummeted in the first half of the year driven by poor performance in [...]
July 15, 2019
UK house prices slip for first time this year as Rightmove hails buyers’ market
UK house prices slip for first time this year as Rightmove hails buyers’ market
UK house prices have slipped this month for the first time this year, signalling a buyers’ market in the second [...]
July 15, 2019