Towers and Willis add up the equals signs

Cost synergies are forecast, but there is little operational overlap

Towers Watson Willis deal points up woes

Merger underlines difficulty of making money in cyclical market

Osborne seeks airport expansion backing

Recommendation from Davies Commission due on Wednesday

Former Thomas Cook boss paid £5.6m bonus

Green has made commitment to pay one-third to charity

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Pinewood feels the force as revenues rise

Net profit climbs amid strong business from US filmmakers

young businessman looking to drawing business strategy on wall

To defy start-up odds, pitch like a poet

Advice on honing your message and other tips from Tech City UK’s Gerard Grech

Cash for data is wasted, says Ipsos boss

Wealthy would choose privacy over money, says research chief

Imagination losses grow as it pursues R&D

Tech group striving to embrace products for internet of things

Willis and Towers Watson in $18bn merger

Combined group to have $8bn of revenues

Osborne warns of potential Grexit impact

Take hundreds in cash on holiday, chancellor tells tourists

Davis in talks over Rio coal assets

Former Xstrata chief eyes billion-dollar deal for mines

BT under pressure in broadband race

Virgin Media and Sky among those building their own fibre networks

Asia Resource Minerals sale progresses

Coal miner approves condition of £135m offer

Could Grexit and US rates derail deals?

We asked four dealmakers how the rest of 2015 will play out

Maths, not history, drives 2015 deals

Companies have turned to M&A to boost revenues and market share

Fairbairn must suppress her wonk at CBI

New director-general must spin vibrant line. She should project the energy of British enterprise

InFrontier takes stake in Afghan pharmacy

UK private equity group says deal shows the country is opening to business and foreign capital

Eli Lilly and Immunocore to collaborate

US and UK pharma groups aim to develop combination cancer therapies

Law firm buying Quindell under scrutiny

Aim-listed insurance group already being scrutinised by FCA

Admiral seals connected car agreement

Insurer to generate video footage of a crash within minutes


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