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Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
British insurance provider Aviva has opened negotiations to buy sector peers Friends Life for £5.6bn.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
British oil and gas explorer Ophir Energy has offered to purchase Salamander Energy for £267m to expand in southeast Asia.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
British drugs giant AstraZeneca's risk profile is increasing as it invests in research and development (R&D), future growth and operational efficiency, even as patent expiries place pressure on its near-term sales and profits.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust saw its net asset value (NAV) per share increase during the first half of the year due to a fast rate growth in the emerging markets economies.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
France has launched a formal investigation into suspected tax avoidance involving the Swiss private banking arm of HSBC, it emerged on Friday.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Gas producer BG Group is hoping to boost its flagging fortunes with the launch of extra production capacity off the coast of Brazil.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
British telecoms operator TalkTalk Group would like to lease out its fixed-line network to bigger wireless rival Vodafone, the company's chief executive was quoted as saying on Friday.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
The Co-operative Bank is ending a deal to supply cash machines to Co-op supermarkets after the Co-operative Group sold its cash-in-transit business to Cardtronics.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
British model railway and Scalextric maker Hornby halved its losses in the first half of the financial year by increasing sales and improving its ranges.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Lloyd's of London insurer Catlin is to manage a reinsurance syndicate created by China Re.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Tullett Prebon, the FTSE 250-listed inter-dealer broker, is set to raise over £32m from a placing to help fund the acquisition of PVM Oil Associates.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Traditional pub grub and real ale have helped pub and brewing group Fuller, Smith & Turner to serve up higher first half revenue and profits.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Transport and energy company Stobart Group has sealed a deal to build a £110m combined heat and power (CHP) biomass plant at its site in Widnes in north-west England as well as a 16-year index-linked fuel supply agreement.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Oil and gas group Ophir Energy has confirmed details of its possible takeover offer for UK-listed peer Salamander Energy, valuing the company at around £300m.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Christopher Ronnie, former JJB Sports chief executive, was on Thursday found guilty of a £1m fraud after failing to give evidence during his trial.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
British holding firm IP Group announced that Modern Biosciences, one of the companies it has invested in, has been awarded a £2.4m grant.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Former chief executive James Murdoch could face a protest vote against his role on the Sky's board due to "conflicts of interest", when the broadcaster's shareholders meet on Friday.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Payday lender, Wonga announced on Thursday that chief executive, Tim Weller, jumped ship earlier this month, following the company's most catastrophic year-to-date.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Shareholders in BHP Billiton will get to vote on the mining giant's plan to hive off less profitable businesses next spring, it said on Thursday.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
British satellite operator Inmarsat has teamed up with France's Alcatel-Lucent to develop a new high-speed broadband network for aircraft passengers across the EU.
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