Serco appoints City veteran as chairman

Sir Roy Gardner
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Sir Roy Gardner joins as group seeks to repair its fortunes

Cinven to buy Labco in €1.2bn deal

Move comes after French medical group abandoned float plans

Harriet Green, CEO of Thomas Cook Group plc Hand out via Thomas Cook media centre.

Harriet Green in charity payout pledge

Former Thomas Cook chief to donate to Corfu parents’ chosen cause

De La Rue feels heat from competition

Bank note printer points to ‘challenging market conditions’

Quindell founder Rob Terry

Rob Terry regains control of Quindell unit

Entrepreneur funds purchase of 49% stake in video services group

Telford lauds election fillip for housing

Housebuilder exudes confidence as profits rise by a third

IAG chief eyes deals in Europe not Asia

Group to leave eastern acquisitions to others that are ‘braver’

David Reading

The gold touch for a ‘starter-kit’ mine

Ebola, falling prices and timing challenged Aureus in Liberia

The startling rise in short-sightedness

Cases of myopia have doubled in Europe

O’Leary has whip hand over Aer Lingus

Ryanair chief must strike a careful balance to maximise the benefits to be extracted from IAG

Irish pride assuaged in Aer Lingus deal

Promise on jobs, routes and growth sway support for sale of stake to IAG

Sky unveils Europe-wide arts push

Pay-TV broadcaster to invest €18m in Milan hub as it looks to compete with Netflix

Irish government clears IAG’s Aer Lingus bid

Stake purchase still must pass the Dáil

Pfizer-AstraZeneca — deal that never was

How pharma groups are faring after thwarted merger

‘Death bond’ CEO faces record £75m fine

Keydata failure among biggest UK investment scandals

Critics concerned by equity crowdfunding

Market leader rejects fear over amateur investors’ protection

Tata Motors hit by Chinese slowdown

Mumbai-based group scraps dividend after domestic unit losses

Greene King-Spirit deal nears approval

Regulator ready to accept offer to sell off 16 pubs

Blockbusters deliver boost for Cineworld

Revenues rise 11% as more people flock to the big screen

Odey raises stake in Plus500

Hedge fund manager is trading platform’s largest single investor

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