1. GBp

    389.10

    Today's change

    13.10 / +3.48%

    1 year change

    +3.46%

    As of Apr 17 2014 17:15 BST. Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Search for BAE Systems PLC and
  1. March 18, 2014

    BAE gains on improving US defence outlook

    An improving outlook for US defence spending gave BAE Systems its biggest rally in more than three months on Tuesday. BAE...

  2. March 14, 2014

    Is Invesco clients’ money safe? I’d say yes

    It is one of the hardest acts to follow in fund management. Mark Barnett this month succeeded Neil Woodford as head of UK...

Special Reports

  1. Aerospace 2012

    Manufacturers’ ambitious production plans depend on their supply chains...
  2. Cybersecurity 2012

    The cloud: Providers must win trust, clients must make checks...
Search more Special Reports on this topic.

  1. March 7, 2014

    Airbus says revenue goal was ‘ambitious’

    Airbus has scaled back its ambitions to expand in the US defence market but insisted it can still compete for sales of...

  2. March 5, 2014

    Rolls-Royce clarifies DoJ bribery scrutiny

    Rolls-Royce disclosed in its annual report that it is under investigation by the US Department of Justice – but several...

  3. February 28, 2014

    Boardroom trades March 1

    Shares in defence group BAE Systems fell sharply last week as a contraction in earnings from US contracts sent the shares...

  4. February 20, 2014

    BAE Systems: not so defensive

    The stock market hates uncertainty, right? And since last autumn two big areas of fuzziness hanging over BAE Systems have...

  5. February 20, 2014

    BAE Systems leads losses for Europe’s stocks

    BAE Systems took a big hit on Thursday after announcing it expected this year’s annual profits would be down as much as 10...

  6. February 20, 2014

    BAE warns US budget cuts to hit profits

    BAE Systems, the world’s third-biggest defence contractor, warned on Thursday that cuts to US government spending would hurt...

  7. February 19, 2014

    BAE Systems strikes Eurofighter jet deal with Saudi Arabia

    BAE Systems has secured a boost for British manufacturing and safeguarded 5,000 jobs after finally agreeing the price of a...

  8. February 14, 2014

    ‘Cost cutter’ to supervise building of aircraft carriers

    The government has brought in Sir Peter Gershon, known as the “cost cutter in chief”, to oversee the building of Britain’s...

  9. February 5, 2014

    UK’s Taranis drone completes successful test flight

    Britain on Wednesday revealed it secretly flew its controversial, nearly invisible, automated fighter jet drone for the...

  10. January 29, 2014

    UK and France set to work together on anti-ship missile

    After years of fraught negotiation, France and Britain are for the first time to become mutually dependent in the production...

  11. January 16, 2014

    Vince Cable mocks coalition’s ‘minister for Portsmouth’ plan

    The appointment of a “minister for Portsmouth” by the coalition to help the city recover from shipbuilding job losses has...

  12. December 29, 2013

    Big employers sign up to gender equality initiative

    More than 140 large employers have signed up to a UK government initiative to improve gender equality in the workplace amid...

  13. December 22, 2013

    BAE’s Typhoon exports face darkening skies

    On April 12 2011, a Typhoon fighter jet loitering just south of Libya’s embattled city of Misurata released two laser-guided...

  14. December 20, 2013

    Defence contractors: win, some

    Connoisseurs of the mine’s-bigger-than-yours world of defence contracts got an unexpected treat this week. Brazil’s decision...

  15. December 20, 2013

    Flight from BAE stock as Gulf hopes fade

    BAE’s shares fell nearly 5 per cent on Friday after its contract prospects in the Middle East dimmed following the collapse...

  16. December 19, 2013

    Double blow for BAE as UAE talks collapse and Saudi deal falters

    BAE Systems suffered a bruising setback after Britain’s negotiations to supply 60 Typhoon fighter jets to the UAE collapsed...

  17. December 19, 2013

    Gripen outmanoeuvres bigger rivals in Brazilian dogfight

    When Europe’s Typhoon lost the battle against Sweden’s smaller, cheaper Gripen to be Switzerland’s new fighter jet last...

  18. December 18, 2013

    Swedish €1.8bn fighter aircraft order lifts Saab

    The Swedish government on Wednesday ordered 60 Gripen E aircraft for SKr16.4bn (€1.8bn), ushering in the latest generation...

  19. December 12, 2013

    EADS / Airbus – up in the AIR

    The only way is up at EADS. Since the breakdown of its merger with BAE Systems in October last year, shares in the maker of...

  20. December 12, 2013

    EADS chief says civil wing will help group soar

    Things are looking good for Tom Enders right now. The chief executive of EADS has seen the European aerospace and defence...

  21. December 9, 2013

    UK manufacturing’s unlikely heartland

    The Industrial Revolution may have been forged in the factories of Manchester and workshops of Birmingham, but today the...

  22. December 8, 2013

    Unions gear up for fight over EADS’s defence arm shake-up

    When Tom Enders launched EADS’s €36bn tie-up with Britain’s BAE Systems last year it was meant to unshackle the pan-European...

  23. November 27, 2013

    BAE falls on UAE jets deal pessimism

    BAE Systems was a faller yesterday on suggestions that, after more than a year of talking, it was no closer to landing a...

  24. November 21, 2013

    Dahdaleh lawyer said Bahrain government ‘could influence case’

    A lawyer for a defendant in a corruption case suggested the Bahraini government could influence the outcome of such a...

  25. November 16, 2013

    Talks with UAE on Eurofighter Typhoon sale ‘progressing well’

    British-led efforts to persuade the United Arab Emirates to buy Eurofighter Typhoon military jets are “progressing well”,...

  26. November 14, 2013

    Jobs go at Lockheed as cuts bite

    Lockheed Martin has announced plans to cut 4,000 jobs and close four factories, in the clearest sign yet of how...

  27. November 12, 2013

    David Cameron boosts campaign to sell jet fighter to UAE

    David Cameron has launched an aggressive lobbying campaign to sell Eurofighter Typhoon jet fighters to the UAE raising...

  28. November 12, 2013

    Hampshire cities seal investment deal

    Portsmouth and Southampton have struck a deal aimed at attracting nearly £1bn of investment into the area just a week after...

  29. November 6, 2013

    Government pays for the fall of Pompey

    The Ministry of Defence has come to regret the agreement it signed with BAE Systems in 2009. Under the deal, the government...

  30. November 6, 2013

    BAE: Politics is key to shipyard shake-up

    Time for the curators of HMS Victory to hoist flags at the mizzen signalling the message: “England expects that every...

  31. November 6, 2013

    Scotland’s deputy first minister rebuffs warning on Clyde shipbuilding jobs

    Scotland’s government on Thursday sought to allay fears that independence would end naval shipbuilding on the Clyde by...

  32. November 5, 2013

    Unions demand talks with BAE over shipyard job cuts

    Unions will hold talks with BAE Systems early next week amid reports that the defence company is about to cut more than...

  33. November 5, 2013

    Worst may still be to come for defence sector

    As US lawmakers squabbled over how to reduce the national deficit, increasing the risk they would trigger deep,...

  34. November 5, 2013

    Stealth comes at a price for F-35 fighter

    Big defence projects can be a risky business for the main contractor and its suppliers and nerve-wracking for the customers....

  35. October 28, 2013

    EADS plans to cull jobs and cut defence costs

    EADS is planning to cull jobs and slash costs as Europe’s biggest aerospace company restructures its defence business, which...

  36. October 21, 2013

    Cyber attacks on companies double

    The number of companies suffering external cyber attacks designed to steal commercial secrets doubled in 2012-13 compared...

  37. October 10, 2013

    BAE Systems: one year later

    Some anniversaries are best ignored. A year ago to the day on Thursday, the proposed merger of Airbus and BAE Systems fell...

  38. October 10, 2013

    BAE warns on Saudi jet deal risk

    BAE Systems has warned that its earnings could suffer a bigger than expected hit if protracted negotiations over the pricing...

Search for BAE Systems PLC and

RELATED VIDEOS

Videos from FT.com that closely match this topic

  1. Lex on BAE Systems' £1bn share buyback...
    February 21, 2013

    Lex on BAE Systems' £1bn share buyback

  2. Lex on how greater state stakes can or cannot mean less inter...
    December 6, 2012

    Lex on how greater state stakes can or cannot mean less...

  3. Lex on why the deal fell apart and the questions investors wi...
    October 10, 2012

    Lex on why the deal fell apart and the questions invest...