LSE clamps down on Chinese Aim companies

Regulator acts after board conflicts break out at several groups

Daniel Stewart backers suspend judgment

Broker has yet again missed deadline for filing annual accounts

EasyHotel books in costs but sales rise

Super-budget chain says revenue will be ‘materially ahead’

Vikram Pandit invests in TransferWise

Funding for fintech start-up aims to fuel international expansion

Octopus to launch $140m ‘growth’ fund

VC to target expanding European tech groups

Determinism has no place in business

Blur, Quindell and Daniel Stewart show the need for boards to be strong enough to hold executives to account

Broccoli powers UK pharma group to float

Evgen Pharma joins procession of drug developers aiming to list

FT Bankers breakfast in the braken room. Picture shows Steve Pateman, Executive Director of Santander.

Shawbrook poaches Santander exec as CEO

Steve Pateman leaves to join challenger

Private equity feasts on restaurant sector

Private equity’s appetite shows no sign of abating

Rob Terry

Daniel Stewart’s shares suspended

Broker fails to meet the deadline for its annual accounts

Vacancy at helm of Moshi Monsters developer

Head departs as start-up struggles with shift to mobile devices

High costs of IP rights patently wrong

Innovations stifled by dense thickets of overlapping patents

Small businesses call for new EU treaty

Three-quarters of those polled want Britain to take back powers from Brussels

Irn-Bru maker Barr feels summer chill

Soft drinks group hit by bad weather and supermarket price wars

Cumbria mill an unlikely aircraft supplier

Family business shifts from paper to ‘carbon veils’ to survive

LSE must be stricter with junior market

Soft regulation smacks of days when Square Mile was a pally club

Tribunal rejects ‘death bond’ director ban

Financial watchdog fails to prove point in Catalyst Investment Group case

WorldPay owners seek better Ingenico bid

Rival pressed to enhance £6bn offer as UK group weighs float plan

Corner shops face new supermarket battle

Customers demand fresher food from local convenience stores

Shazam CFO jumps to drug research app

Move highlights the growing importance of digital health


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