Royal Mail’s red herrings

Lord Myners’ push to shake up IPOs may need a shove

Aer Lingus rejects bid from IAG

Shares in Irish airline soar amid interest from BA owner

Limit set for backdated holiday pay claims

Employers welcome government move after tribunal overtime ruling

The Lloyd's Building (also known as The Inside-Out Building) closeup by night

Catlin bid could catalyse insurance M&A

Premiums in important lines have tumbled

Bidders revealed for UK stake in Eurostar

SNCF could try to bar certain groups from participating

Harrington Brooks website

Debt management group to pay compensation

Harrington Brooks hit after watchdog uses new powers

A businesswoman in Canary Wharf

Songbird urged to accept Canary Wharf bid

Franklin Mutual backs deal unless higher offer emerges

London’s IPO price falls curb enthusiasm

Bumper year finishes skewed towards first half

BTG May 2006.Dr Louise Makin

BTG’s Makin transforms fast-growing group

UK healthcare company focuses on buying in specialist treatments

BA-owner IAG eyeing bid for Aer Lingus

Shares in Irish airline jump

Phone deal to give 90% of UK mobile cover

Government and operators set 2017 as target in legal commitment

The trouble with dribbles

City has little appetite for another jumbo placing of Lloyds shares

Treasury eyes £3bn Lloyds stake sell-off

Taxpayers’ holding could fall towards 20% in run-up to election

Let London’s airports achieve potential

We are likely to see more direct routes available to economically significant destinations

Barclays says universal banking is ‘dead’

Chief executive says necessary investment in technology is big challenge for industry

Barclays to hit financial targets early

Chief says bank ‘well positioned’ to meet regulatory requirements

Cancer trial successes fuel investment

Adaptimmune flags potential to treat broad range of tumours

XL in talks to buy Lloyd’s insurer Catlin

US group’s cash and shares indicative offer values equity at £2.5bn

WPP nominates Quarta as new chairman

Appointment of Lader’s successor comes after 8-month search

Cerberus makes £2.3bn real estate bet

US private equity group buys risky property loans


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