Massenet built unique brand of femininity

Sororal cheerleading has never overshadowed the fact she is boss

FDA boost for AstraZeneca heart drug

Growth of blood thinner Brilinta crucial to help offset decline in older products

GVC clinches £1.1bn deal for Bwin

Gambling rival trumps 888 in fiercely fought M&A battle

Sotheby’s to auction $500m art collection

Pieces by Picasso, Raphael and de Kooning among those to be sold

Asia powers Dyson to record profit

Rising sales of bladeless fans and heaters help lift revenues 10%

City Insider: HSBC rebrands UK arm

More changes at the top of Tungsten; Dan Loeb’s online research

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Oliver declares ‘absolute war’ on sugar

Sour note struck by doubts over transparency in own restaurants

Glencore woes cast cloud over Rio bid plan

Lombard imagines a phone call between two mining heads

Net-a-Porter boss quits before Yoox deal

Massenet’s decision to resign on eve of accord steers her clear of clashes but rubs off some glister

Rail manufacturing returns to north-east

Hitachi opens £82m County Durham plant

Candy Crush backer to control Derby County

Chairman in control after buying out US consortium

‘Mediapocalypse’ puts ad agencies to the test

Contract reviews by advertisers underlines new focus on costs

JLR scraps plans for Saudi car factory

Proposal ‘on hold’ as group focuses on production in UK, Slovakia, Brazil and China

Sunseeker surge boosts easyJet forecasts

Summer trading gives carrier a fillip after earlier problems

Go-Ahead delays £100m bus unit target

Rail unit compensates core weakness at transport operator

Tesco: Won down

Grocer should think hard about how to use Korean sale proceeds

Asos highlights continuity under Beighton

New chief executive had worked in tandem with founder Robertson for the past 6 years

Massenet leaves Net-a-Porter mid-merger

Yoox says ecommerce group’s founder will not join combined board

Halfords shares tumble on cycle slowdown

Stocks fall as retailer says summer sales have dipped 11%

Time for Asos founder to watch from afar

Robertson could still add value as a non-executive director


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