About Jessica Clark

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

2019 Articles

Links of London collapses putting hundreds of jobs at risk
Links of London collapses putting hundreds of jobs at risk
Links of London has collapsed into administration in a further blow to the struggling UK high street, putting hundreds of [...]
October 9, 2019
Shareholders approve Greene King takeover deal
Shareholders approve Greene King takeover deal
Shareholders have given the green light to the £2.7bn acquisition of British pub chain Greene King by Hong Kong’s richest [...]
October 9, 2019
Ladbrokes owner GVC upgrades earnings forecast
Ladbrokes owner GVC upgrades earnings forecast
GVC, the owner of Ladbrokes Coral, upgraded its full-year earnings guidance as the gambling giant reported an increase in over-the-counter [...]
October 9, 2019
Bamford closes in on Boris bus maker Wrightbus
Bamford closes in on Boris bus maker Wrightbus
Boris bus maker Wrightbus could secure a rescue deal as Jo Bamford, a member of the family behind JCB, has [...]
October 9, 2019
New home demand falls as buyers wait for clarity on Brexit
New home demand falls as buyers wait for clarity on Brexit
The demand for new homes has slumped to a six-year low as consumers delay buying property until a Brexit plan [...]
October 9, 2019
Johnson & Johnson battles reputation crisis amid opioid epidemic
Johnson & Johnson battles reputation crisis amid opioid epidemic
Pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson is battling a reputation crisis worsened by its involvement in the opioid crisis sweeping the [...]
October 8, 2019
Center Parcs owner to mull sale of holiday resort chain
Center Parcs owner to mull sale of holiday resort chain
The owner of Center Parcs UK is preparing to conduct a strategic review of the business with a view to [...]
October 8, 2019
Retailers brace for tough Christmas trading as confidence slumps
Retailers brace for tough Christmas trading as confidence slumps
Retailers are bracing themselves for a challenging Christmas trading period as consumer confidence this autumn slumped to a five-year low. [...]
October 8, 2019
Ex-Tory MP Heidi Allen joins Liberal Democrats
Ex-Tory MP Heidi Allen joins Liberal Democrats
Former Conservative MP Heidi Allen has joined the Liberal Democrats, the party announced this evening.  The MP for South Cambridgeshire [...]
October 7, 2019
Number of deepfake videos online almost doubles
Number of deepfake videos online almost doubles
The number of “deepfake” videos – which use artificial intelligence technology to superimpose images onto existing footage – on the [...]
October 7, 2019