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Just Eat profits plunge 98 per cent on delivery investment
Just Eat profits plunge 98 per cent on delivery investment
Just Eat saw profits plummet in the first half of this year due to investment in its delivery platform, however [...]
July 31, 2019
Jubilee Line chaos: Commuters evacuated from North Greenwich station
Jubilee Line chaos: Commuters evacuated from North Greenwich station
Commuters blasted Tube bosses this morning after they were emergency evacuated from a busy station due to severe Jubilee Line [...]
July 31, 2019
Ex-Audi chief Rupert Stadler faces criminal charges for his role in dieselgate scandal
Ex-Audi chief Rupert Stadler faces criminal charges for his role in dieselgate scandal
Former Audi boss Rupert Stadler has been charged for his part in Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal, known as dieselgate. Read [...]
July 31, 2019
Funeral firm Dignity suspends dividend as deaths slump
Funeral firm Dignity suspends dividend as deaths slump
Funeral firm Dignity suspended its dividend today as a fall in the number of deaths hit its results. In the [...]
July 31, 2019
Next leads FTSE 100 as it ups profit forecast after sales boost
Next leads FTSE 100 as it ups profit forecast after sales boost
High street retailer Next announced this morning it expects to make more profit this year than previously forecast after a [...]
July 31, 2019
In a spin: Aston Martin suffers £78m first half loss as shares hit record low
In a spin: Aston Martin suffers £78m first half loss as shares hit record low
Aston Martin shares plumbed new depths this morning as the firm reported a first half loss of £78.8m, blaming a [...]
July 31, 2019
Lloyds Banking Group misses profit targets as £650m PPI provisions weigh heavy
Lloyds Banking Group misses profit targets as £650m PPI provisions weigh heavy
Lloyds Banking Group has undershot analyst profit expectations for the first half, with a £650m provision for payment protection insurance [...]
July 31, 2019
Travis Perkins confirms Wickes demerger plans
Travis Perkins confirms Wickes demerger plans
Travis Perkins has confirmed that it is planning to spin-off DIY retailer Wickes as the builders merchant revealed it made [...]
July 31, 2019
UK leads EU venture capital, but Brexit could threaten its dominance
UK leads EU venture capital, but Brexit could threaten its dominance
The UK is continuing to dominate European venture capital (VC) deals thanks to a rise in mega rounds but uncertainty [...]
July 31, 2019
Growth falters as UK house prices stuck in ‘Brexit limbo’
Growth falters as UK house prices stuck in ‘Brexit limbo’
UK house prices’ rate of growth slipped in July, falling to a “modest” 0.3 per cent annual rise to stay [...]
July 31, 2019