Week in review, July 26

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Featuring Google, Apple, Credit Suisse and Tesco

Ricardo Salgado faces an uncertain future

Former head of bank dynasty is suspect in money-laundering probe

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Week in Review, July 19

Wall St banks impress; Airbus, Liberty Global and rate-fixing also in the news

  • Chiefs should tackle succession head on
    Best way to guarantee a positive legacy is to make sure the company is left in good hands. Last-minute planning can mean a high price for poor choices
  • Playing the IPO numbers game
    Proponents of the sole adviser say it can save time and reduce. Others counter that a single bookrunner will not drum up sufficient enthusiasm for an offering
  • Time to let other investors in on secrets
    System whereby institutions in UK obtain access to pre-IPO documents ahead of others reinforces fears that the City is rigged against ordinary investors
Imperial Tobacco CEO Alison Cooper. Photographs for interview with Rose Jacobs. PHOTOGRAPH BY DANIEL JONES 2011 07815 853503 info@danieljonesphotography.co.uk www.danieljonesphotography.co.uk

Imperial Tobacco puffed with success

Cigar-smoking chief applauded for £4.2bn buyout

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Week in Review, July 12

Samsung takes some knocks; Maersk, HSBC and insider trading case also in the news

Downfall of a Spanish corporate icon

Gowex founder falls from grace after admitting fraud

Nomad at heart of Shire’s defence

Pharma CEO commutes between Zurich and Boston

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Week in Review, June 21

Amazon, Citigroup, YouTube, Zoopla, and oil groups featured

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Week in Review, June 14

BNP executive steps down; plus news on US drones and Airbus cancellation

Rémy’s new chief brings luxury CV

Turning round French spirits group is a sobering prospect

Week in Review, June 7

Robots march forward; also news from Apple, Twitter and GM

Pemex chief Lozoya shows reform appetite

Executive faces task of turning round state-owned oil company

Week in Review, May 24

Credit Suisse fine, eBay data theft and more

Week in Review, May 17

GSK embroiled in Chinese firestorm; also news on BNP, Samsung and French takeovers

NY Times makes headlines with Baquet

First woman to hold editorship replaced by first African-American

Week in Review, May 10

GE sails into Parisian storm; also news on Fiat, Bayer and coffee deal

Hayward regains the corporate X-factor

Former BP chief’s Glencore appointment completes his resurrection

Week in Review, May 3

Alstom-GE deal intrigue; also in the news were Twitter, Rio Tinto and WH Group

Week in Review, April 26

Apple hints at its next big thing; also news on bankers’ bonuses and Unilever price rises

Week in Review, April 19

Featuring Citigroup; Tesco; Google, Diageo, and Imperial Tobacco


Week in Review rounds up the most important corporate stories from around the world over the past seven days

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