To defy start-up odds, pitch like a poet

young businessman looking to drawing business strategy on wall

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

HSS shares fall on profit warning

Tool rental group says second quarter “below expectations”

Quindell's founding chairman Rob Terry

Quindell saga turns into mad tea party

Shares of Daniel Stewart fall following news of FCA probe into Quindell, then make wondrous rally

Will Truell take Tungsten private?

Low-key chairman for RBS and the FT Summer Party

UK start-up takes on Tesla’s home battery

Unit to capture and use surplus electricity marketed as practical

Ladbrokes in merger talks with Gala Coral

Issues remain over price and future corporate structure

A safety net fit for the sharing economy

Paid holidays and other perks should not be exclusive to the salaried, writes Arun Sundararajan

Ten Alps has a climb ahead of it

TV group maps out restructure for board and balance sheet

Crispin Odey
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Odey on back foot in battle over Plus500

Tech billionaire Sagi lifts stake in targeted trading company

Frank Martin, Chief Executive of Hornby Plc. Picture shows a Hornby train set in action.

Hornby raises £15m to pay down debt

Train maker back in profit for first time since 2012

The riff: take a holiday — and a pay rise

Arguments for taking one’s vacation allowance in full

Betfair bolstered by mobile sales growth

Online betting exchange targets smartphone users

Lexoo: a digital marketplace of lawyers

Website aims to match lawyers with a brief at a discount

Remittances group Azimo valued at $100m

Investment is sign of interest London financial tech sector

Falkland Islands Holdings brings its focus back to London

New chairman aims to push group’s value above £50m

C4 in ads-for-equity offer to start-ups

Broadcaster is seeking to diversify as viewers increasingly move online

Annual reports do matter to investors

Reports are more than an exercise in compliance, FRC says

Report backs UKOG on England oil potential

Some analysts doubt recovery prospects from Weald basin

Sugru raises £1m to expand into US

Fundraising via Crowdcube will give valuation of £25m

Fastjet looks south for African expansion

Tanzanian-based budget carrier regroups after turbulent time


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