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  1. November 25, 2014

    De La Rue profits hobbled by stiff competition

    De La Rue, the world’s largest printer of banknotes, has blamed a first-half plunge in profits on stiff competition and the...

  2. October 21, 2014

    BAE Systems makes cyber security push with SilverSky purchase

    BAE Systems is accelerating its push into the fast-growing cyber security market, with the $232.5m purchase of a US-based...

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  1. October 20, 2014

    Business calls for measures to boost supply chain

    Weaknesses in the UK’s supply chain are holding back industrial investment, according to British business. Industry is...

  2. October 16, 2014

    BAE’s Jayne Bryant says now is the time for women engineers

    For a woman in the late 1970s, wanting to be an engineer might have seemed as distant a prospect as travelling to Outer...

  3. October 5, 2014

    German defence ministry and arms industry come under fire

    The German defence ministry and arms industry are braced for a hard-hitting report expected to highlight “mistakes on all...

  4. October 1, 2014

    Fallon warns against further defence cuts

    Citing threats from Islamic extremism and Russia, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has warned the prime minister and...

  5. September 29, 2014

    BAE Systems warns of fourth-quarter US trading disruption

    BAE Systems on Monday warned of some trading disruption in the US in the last three months of the year due to government...

  6. September 19, 2014

    Industrial companies relieved at No vote

    British industry saluted Scotland’s decision , with the vote allaying fears over the future of the country’s aerospace and...

  7. September 5, 2014

    Why Woodford dumped his HSBC stake

    Renowned fund manager Neil Woodford has sold his entire position in global bank HSBC, just two months after acquiring the...

  8. September 5, 2014

    Aerospace engineering: jets get ‘smart skin’

    The aerospace and defence company BAE Systems is developing “smart skins” that would allow military aircraft and ships to...

  9. August 29, 2014

    Banknote printer De La Rue appoints Martin Sutherland as chief

    Banknote printer De La Rue has named Martin Sutherland, a managing director at BAE Systems, as its chief executive. Mr...

  10. August 12, 2014

    Scottish union offers more certain future, says BAE

    BAE Systems would be offered greater certainty over its business if Scotland stayed in the UK, the company said, after it...

  11. August 8, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: BAE Systems (BA.) Trading on 11 times 2015 earnings, with a near 5 per cent yield, BAE’s shares are cheap relative to...

  12. August 7, 2014

    Military spending cutbacks hit Cobham

    Cobham’s chief executive insisted he was confident the UK-based defence company would return to growth in 2015, despite weak...

  13. July 31, 2014

    BAE optimistic over Mideast orders for Eurofighter

    BAE Systems has expressed optimism that Eurofighter Typhoon, the combat aircraft, could secure more orders from the Middle...

  14. July 30, 2014

    Challenges for business in Scottish independence, says Barclays

    A vote for Scottish independence in September’s referendum could have a modestly negative impact on the UK stock market,...

  15. July 15, 2014

    Anglo-French military drone comes closer to reality

    The UK and France have stepped up co-operation on a project that could lead to the two countries developing a military drone...

  16. July 8, 2014

    Yes vote will end Scottish shipbuilding, union bosses say

    The shipbuilding industry in Scotland will die if the country becomes independent, according to union bosses, who say...

  17. July 3, 2014

    BAE chief Sir Roger Carr blasts ‘demonisation’ of big business

    Sir Roger Carr, the chairman of BAE Systems, has accused politicians of “demonising” big business during an event designed...

  18. July 2, 2014

    Ed Miliband to change tone on big companies

    Ed Miliband will celebrate profit and wealth creation and laud the “great, dynamic businesses of our country”, in a speech...

  19. July 2, 2014

    Naming of UK Royal Navy flagship comes as Scottish poll looms

    The naming of the Royal Navy’s new flagship, the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, could not have come at a more...

  20. June 30, 2014

    BAE Systems restructures Saudi operations

    BAE Systems is restructuring part of its operations in Saudi Arabia to allow greater local participation as part of a...

  21. June 29, 2014

    F-35 stake promises big returns for BAE

    BAE’s stealth fighter When Queen Elizabeth II arrives at Rosyth dockyard just outside Edinburgh at the end of this week to...

  22. June 26, 2014

    Mindfulness beneath the waves

    Darren Porter is standing in the sunshine by the docks at the Portsmouth Naval Base, on the south coast of England. The...

  23. June 17, 2014

    BofA wins best pan-European equity research broker award

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch bagged the top award at the City’s Oscars – the Thomson Extel survey of brokers – having been...

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    May 26, 2014

    Czech planners threaten RAF's Winged Lion

    By Nicholas Watson of bne A simmering row is building over a memorial to the Czechoslovaks who joined the Royal Air Force...

  25. May 23, 2014

    Airbus – the European model

    It takes more than an hour to walk from one end of the Airbus campus in Toulouse to the other. The snow-capped Pyrenees on...

  26. May 22, 2014

    Lord Gold – ‘glorified amateur management consultant’ – displays Midas touch

    There is no getting away from it: Lord Gold’s drawing room is gold. Not in a vulgar, garden-variety billionaire way, but in...

  27. May 2, 2014

    Global 3D printing market expands by a third

    The 3D printing market grew by more than a third in 2013, as more companies adopt the innovative technology in the hope of...

  28. May 2, 2014

    Heseltine’s view on foreign takeovers harks back to 1990s

    Lord Heseltine’s proposal that the UK government should be able to block foreign takeovers would reinstate powers that...

  29. 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...

  30. 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...

  31. 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...

  32. 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...

  33. 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...

  34. 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...

  35. 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...

  36. 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...

  37. 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...

  38. 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...

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