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    1. July 16, 2015

      Dixons Carphone beats expectations with earnings jump

      Earnings at Dixons Carphone, created last year through the £3.7bn merger of electricals chain Dixons and mobile phone...

    2. July 2, 2015

      Dixons Carphone confounds merger sceptics and heads back into US

      When Dixons and Carphone Warehouse struck their £3.7bn merger just over a year ago, there were predictions of boardroom...

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    1. July 2, 2015

      Dixons Carphone to open US stores in deal with Sprint

      Dixons Carphone is setting its sights across the Atlantic, with plans for a chain of up to 500 stores after signing a...

    2. July 2, 2015

      Sprint tie-in will test Dixons Carphone’s tech stamina

      Dixons Carphone’s retail collaboration with US mobile phones group Sprint could be a mad dash or a marathon involving...

    3. June 19, 2015

      City Insider: Demis Hassabis joins board of tech venture

      Demis Hassabis: Game on at Oxford Artificial intelligence pioneer Demis Hassabis has emerged as one of several new...

    4. June 12, 2015

      Argos revenues down on weak TV and computer sales

      Home Retail Group has blamed weak sales of TVs, computers and tablets for a fall in first-quarter revenues at Argos...

    5. June 11, 2015

      Dunstone says merger wave puts UK mobile and broadband at risk

      Sir Charles Dunstone, one of Britain’s best-known telecoms entrepreneurs, has warned that the wave of mergers in the...

    6. June 3, 2015

      Dixons Carphone: sceptics confounded

      “A deal whose rationale is vague, with limited cost savings, wrapped up in a structure that is inherently weak.” It is...

    7. June 3, 2015

      Cash shells need foresight to beat the cycle

      The advantage of cash shells — companies that start with no assets except a pile of money — is that you can call them...

    8. June 3, 2015

      Dixons Carphone raises full-year profit guidance

      Dixons Carphone has raised its full-year profit expectations as sales of high-definition televisions and white goods in...

    9. June 1, 2015

      BHP Billiton drops off ‘buy’ list on reserves concern

      BHP Billiton needs oil acquisitions to avoid going ex growth, according to Deutsche Bank analysts. With just nine years...

    10. February 17, 2015

      Tesco appoints former Dixons head Allan as chairman

      Tesco has appointed John Allan, the former chairman of Dixons, as its new chairman, despite some big shareholders...

    11. February 1, 2015

      Dixons Carphone to launch mobile services in the UK

      Dixons Carphone, the electrical retailer, is to launch mobile services in the UK that will also offer internet...

    12. January 30, 2015

      Sir Ian Cheshire pulls out of Tesco chairman race

      Sir Ian Cheshire, seen by many as the frontrunner to be the next chairman of Tesco, is out of the race, according to...

    13. January 27, 2015

      Reversal of fortune for ‘retrenching’ Dixons

      Dixons Carphone was last year’s best-performing FTSE 100 stock. This year, it has been among the worst. Dixons on...

    14. January 21, 2015

      Dixons raises forecast after ‘rollercoaster’ Christmas

      Dixons Carphone, the electricals and phones retailer, said profits would be ahead of expectations as underlying sales...

    15. December 22, 2014

      Record online shopping forecast for Christmas Day

      Many Britons will be turning their backs on their families and festive traditions on Christmas Day, in favour of...

    16. December 19, 2014

      ‘Nail-biting’ weekend looms for retailers

      British store groups face a make or break weekend as their traditional sales build-up to Christmas has been disrupted...

    17. December 17, 2014

      Dixons Carphone case study: the hard work after the merger fanfare

      Standing in a shop on London’s bustling Oxford Street, Sebastian James is fretting about floor tiles. When Dixons...

    18. December 17, 2014

      The trouble with dribbles

      Ladies do not sweat. They glow. Similarly, Her Majesty’s Treasury will not “dribble out” Lloyds shares worth some £3bn,...

    19. December 17, 2014

      Dixons Carphone bucks wider London losses

      Dixons Carphone drove to the top of a weakening FTSE 100 on Wednesday, after the newly merged retailer’s half-year...

    20. December 17, 2014

      Dixons Carphone admits Black Friday pulled forward Christmas sales

      Dixons Carphone, the recently merged electronics retailer, said that late November’s Black Friday sales pulled forward...

    21. December 14, 2014

      Companies diary: December 15 — December 19

      Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters....

    22. October 8, 2014

      Dixons Carphone ‘could beat savings target’

      Dixons Carphone, the British electrical goods retailer formed from the merger of Dixons and Carphone Warehouse, is on...

    23. September 22, 2014

      Phones 4U collapse costs 1,700 jobs as store sale ends

      Almost 1,700 staff employed by Phones 4U have been made redundant after the administrator called time on attempts to...

    24. September 21, 2014

      EE and Dixons Carphone poised to acquire parts of Phones 4U

      More Phones 4U stores are set to be rescued as EE and Dixons Carphone closed in on deals to take over parts of the...

    25. September 19, 2014

      When buying bonds can damage your wealth

      Buying bonds can damage your wealth. Buying junk bonds . . . well, what does it say on the label? The buyers of the...

    26. September 16, 2014

      Operators in talks to acquire Phones 4U

      Two of the mobile operators that contributed to the demise of Phones 4U by withdrawing their business in the past few...

    27. September 15, 2014

      Tough questions over Phones 4U merit proper answers

      For John Caudwell to accuse Vodafone of ruthlessness in dropping retail distributor Phones4U is rather like Genghis...

    28. September 14, 2014

      Phones 4U owner clashes with mobile groups Vodafone and EE

      The abrupt failure at Phones 4U, the British retailer founded by entrepreneur John Caudwell, has sparked a heated blame...

    29. September 9, 2014

      iPhone 6 will be ‘biggie’ in sales, says Dixons Carphone chief

      Dixons Carphone, the newly merged UK technology retailer, said it expected the new Apple iPhone 6 to boost sales when...

    30. September 2, 2014

      Barratt edges towards FTSE 100 exit door

      Barratt Developments is one of the two most likely casualties of Wednesday’s quarterly review of the FTSE 100 index,...

    31. July 16, 2014

      Carphone Warehouse weighs own brand mobile service

      Carphone Warehouse is in advanced talks with Three, the British mobile operator, to launch its own branded mobile...

    32. June 26, 2014

      Dixons and Carphone Warehouse reveal prospectus of £3.7bn merger

      Dixons and Carphone Warehouse published their merger prospectus late on Thursday after both unveiling strong full-year...

    33. June 24, 2014

      Schroders invests in online wealth manager Nutmeg

      Schroders, the second-largest asset manager in Europe, has joined a group of high-profile entrepreneurs who are...

    34. June 10, 2014

      Outlook for UK employment the best in almost seven years

      The UK’s employment outlook is at its strongest for almost seven years, boosted by a revival of recruitment in the...

    35. May 16, 2014

      Phones 4U valuation hit by Dixons-Carphone Warehouse merger

      The private equity backer of Phones 4U has written down the value of its residual investment in the mobile phone...

    36. May 15, 2014

      Upwardly mobile - pop-up stores rise to retail challenge

      Standing inside a converted shipping container, Paul Hurley, the founder of Dum Dums Donutterie, talks customers...

    37. May 15, 2014

      New group no nimble operator

      Sir Charles Dunstone, the billionaire founder of Carphone Warehouse, and Sebastian James, the ebullient chief executive...

    38. May 15, 2014

      Dixons / Carphone: party line

      Argh. Another “merger of equals”. The collapse last week of the Publicis/Omnicom merger did not deter UK retailers...

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