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  1. December 5, 2014

    Balfour Beatty rejects £1bn JLIF offer

    Balfour Beatty has rejected a £1bn offer for its investment arm and said it is on track to deliver a review into the...

  2. November 30, 2014

    Balfour Beatty offered £1bn for investment arm by John Laing

    Balfour Beatty is weighing a £1bn offer for its investment arm in a development that could lead to an eventual break-up of...

  1. November 25, 2014

    Balfour climbs as bargain hunters arrive

    Bargain hunters arrived for Balfour Beatty on Tuesday with bid hopes helping to support the rally. Merrill Lynch, Balfour’s...

  2. November 4, 2014

    Balfour Beatty CFO Duncan Magrath to leave company

    The shake-up at the top of Balfour Beatty took a fresh turn on Tuesday with the announcement that Duncan Magrath, chief...

  3. October 28, 2014

    Balfour Beatty gets go-ahead for Parsons sale

    Balfour Beatty’s shareholders on Tuesday voted to back the sale of Parsons Brinckerhoff, the US design consultancy that...

  4. October 15, 2014

    Balfour Beatty names Qinetiq head as chief executive

    Balfour Beatty has named Leo Quinn, the current boss of defence research group Qinetiq, as chief executive, bringing back a...

  5. October 5, 2014

    UK regional airports join forces as Blackpool fights for survival

    After years of losses, Blackpool airport has only days to find a buyer if it is not to join the growing numbers of the UK’s...

  6. October 2, 2014

    Investors stand firm in face of profitability warning shots

    Like Shakespeare’s sorrows, profit warnings “come not single spies but in battalions”. And, last month, the battalions...

  7. September 29, 2014

    Bonus clawbacks will burnish City prestige, not tarnish it

    Querying the bill goes against the grain for employers as it does for diners, miserably tucking into bad restaurant meals...

  8. September 29, 2014

    Balfour Beatty: still got your hard hat?

    The American civil engineer Arthur M Wellington once said that his craft was “the art of doing well with one dollar, which...

  9. FT Alphaville

    September 29, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE How’s it koan, at Quindell? When it comes to Quindell is an update promising an update...

  10. September 29, 2014

    Balfour Beatty warns on profits for fifth time

    Balfour Beatty was left struggling to retain credibility on Monday after the builder issued its fifth profit warning in less...

  11. September 9, 2014

    Carillion’s finance chief quits Wincanton board

    Wincanton, the logistics group chaired by Balfour Beatty’s executive chairman Steve Marshall, on Tuesday announced that...

  12. September 9, 2014

    Scottish secession would make pensions do the splits

    Scotland could not be separated from the UK with a sweep of a pen. It would require microsurgery of the kind needed to...

  13. September 4, 2014

    Bilfinger: losing power

    Typical. Just typical. You make a whole song and dance about how you are getting out of non-core businesses, only to find...

  14. September 3, 2014

    Balfour sells Parsons arm for £820m

    Balfour Beatty has reached a deal to sell Parsons Brinckerhoff, the US design consultancy that became the stumbling block...

  15. FT Alphaville

    August 27, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Bob’s back: Paul notes that Wednesday sees a resumption of trading in Atlas Mara...

  16. August 27, 2014

    Balfour Beatty public-private portfolio valued at more than £1bn

    Balfour Beatty has announced that its public-private portfolio has increased in value to more than £1bn in figures delayed...

  17. August 22, 2014

    Week in review, August 23

    A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Berkshire to pay $900,000 penalty over...

  18. August 20, 2014

    Carillion courtship that ended in tears

    Since May, Balfour Beatty has looked like an obvious bid target. That month, the FTSE 250 construction group issued its...

  19. August 20, 2014

    Balfour’s next move will be to revalue public-private contracts

    With Carillion’s bid for its rival dead in the water, Balfour Beatty can now concentrate on its public-private portfolio....

  20. August 20, 2014

    Carillion abandons pursuit of Balfour Beatty

    Carillion abandoned its month-long pursuit of rival Balfour Beatty on Wednesday after Balfour rejected its third offer,...

  21. August 19, 2014

    BHP’s spin-off will go with the flow

    It is appropriate that BHP Billiton’s demerger, codenamed Operation River, will result in what looks like a run-off vehicle....

  22. August 18, 2014

    Balfour Beatty in talks to sell US arm to WSP for £700m

    Balfour Beatty is in advanced talks to sell its US design consultancy Parsons Brinckerhoff to WSP Global for £700m, as the...

  23. August 15, 2014

    Balfour Beatty rejects Carillion savings claims

    Balfour Beatty has again rejected £3bn merger proposals from construction rival Carillion, stating that the “opportunistic”...

  24. August 14, 2014

    Carillion/Balfour Beatty: hard hats

    Cost savings are the best, and usually the only, reason for companies to combine. But it does not follow that every deal...

  25. August 14, 2014

    Balfour’s bear necessity

    Easy, Bruin. We know you’re frisky, but you could hurt someone. Services group Carillion is attempting a classic bear hug on...

  26. August 14, 2014

    Bid activity helps lift London stocks

    Blue-chip stocks edged higher in London on Tuesday, but the whiff of bid activity kept investors focused on the mid-cap...

  27. August 14, 2014

    Carillion steps up pursuit of Balfour Beatty

    Carillion has stepped up its pursuit of construction rival Balfour Beatty, telling investors that its proposed deal to...

  28. August 11, 2014

    RBS must respect royal prerogative in changing Coutts

    An elderly Coutts client has written to the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland, owner of the private bank. “Dear Mr...

  29. FT Alphaville

    August 11, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Cardiff talks Russia sactions with Dan Drezner, professor of international relations...

  30. August 11, 2014

    Balfour Beatty rejects new Carillion deal

    Balfour Beatty is under pressure to demonstrate that it could survive as an independent business after spurning a second...

  31. July 31, 2014

    Investor, by their writedowns so shall you know them

    You can tell a lot about a company by its exceptionals. The extent to which businesses recognise these recurrent one-offs in...

  32. FT Alphaville

    July 31, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Most hedge funds fail: Clarity is the enemy of profitable finance, says Dan. But...

  33. July 31, 2014

    Balfour Beatty ends merger talks with Carillion

    A row has erupted after Balfour Beatty walked out of talks over a £3bn merger with rival Carillion and questioned the...

  34. July 25, 2014

    Carillion and Balfour Beatty gain on merger talks

    Investors jumped at confirmation that merger talks had begun between Carillion and Balfour Beatty, two mid-cap construction...

  35. July 24, 2014

    Carillion in merger talks with Balfour Beatty

    Carillion is in merger talks with Balfour Beatty, the troubled UK building company, in a move that would create a £3bn...

  36. July 3, 2014

    Balfour Beatty: deconstruction

    Watch out for September. This year UK construction group Balfour Beatty has been producing bad news every couple of months –...

  37. July 3, 2014

    Compliance training cannot save forex from red tape

    Some academic institutions start life with a burden of prejudice to overcome. Not least the Barclays Compliance Career...

  38. July 3, 2014

    Balfour Beatty shares fall after trading warning

    Balfour Beatty shares suffered another steep fall on Thursday after the British construction company warned of a “further...

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