Rolls-Royce dividend in focus

Analysts expect 30 per cent cut when company reports results

Call for EU to tackle China over steel

UK, Germany and others warn of ‘risk of collapse’ for industry

Week in Review

Week in Review, February 6

Oil majors, Swiss banks, Alphabet, ChemChina and BA in the news

Top UK businesses unprepared for Brexit

FTSE blue-chips making few contingency plans

Rare 1957 Ferrari sold for over €32m

Two bidders race over Le Mans 400bhp veteran

ArcelorMittal to raise $3bn to cut debt

Steelmaker aims to cut $15.7bn debt pile as losses rise sevenfold

AMNS Calvert hot-strip rolling mill, Arcelor Mittal Alabama

ArcelorMittal: steel sinks

Industrial group wants to believe the worst has passed

VW postpones results over diesel scandal

Carmaker faces too much uncertainty over impact of issue

Combo image of A Holcim logo is pictured in front of the cement works in Eclepens near Lausanne February 25, 2014. Holcim, the world's largest cement maker, will publish its annual result for 2013 on February 26, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: BUSINESS) - RTR3FPFG and Filaret Galchev, Georgia-born billionaire, center, speaks to colleagues as he walks through the sponsors' hall at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on Friday, May 23, 2014. SPIEF is an annual international conference dedicated to economic and business issues which takes place at the Lenexpo exhibition center May 22-24. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Filaret Galchev
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Collateral call spurs LafargeHolcim sale

Galchev’s Eurocement sold $1.5bn stake after lender’s request

Joe Cummings illustration

Ren Jianxin: merger master

ChemChina’s founder can win over foreign investors and Beijing, write Tom Mitchell and Ralph Atkins

Hedgies get the drift at St Anton

No business like snow business for celebrating a payday bonanza

MPs concern over clean-up of steel plant

Government pressed over lack of information over future of Redcar

Beijing buys German waste-to-energy group

Deal underlines China’s growing interest in European technology

EU pushes China to cut back steel sector

Brussels plans anti-dumping investigations as debate rages

Tata Steel falls to loss on European woes

‘Unfairly priced imports’ blamed for supply-demand distortion

Daimler forecasts lower growth for 2016

Record Mercedes-Benz sales drives carmaker’s highest earnings

ChemChina plays down Syngenta bid alarm

China state-owned group seeks to head off political opposition

Debt worries cast cloud over China Inc’s deals

State backing of deals aid highly-leveraged corporations

GM predicts plateau after record results

US sales driven by truck demands while Europe earnings trail

ChemChina rides new wave of M&A deals

Bankers compare Chinese acquisitions with Japanese boom of 1980s


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