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  1. June 22, 2014

    Erste ditches brewer of Budweiser

    Two funds run by Austria’s largest asset manager have sold their holdings in Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s biggest...

  2. FT Photo Diary

    June 20, 2014

    Spacewalk outside the International Space Station

    Reid Wiseman/NASA/EPA A handout picture released via NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman’s twitter account on 20 shows Russian...

  1. May 30, 2014

    Elon Musk plans next stage of space travel with reusable rockets

    Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk expects to send astronauts into space in his reusable rockets within two years, promising...

  2. beyondbrics

    May 26, 2014

    Guest post: Musk vs Russia - back to the Cold War

    By Susmita Mohanty of Earth2Orbit Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, is suing the US Air Force for awarding a no-bid military...

  3. May 15, 2014

    Amber Capital forces out Nexans CEO Frédéric Vincent

    Frédéric Vincent has been removed from his role as chief executive of Nexans amid pressure from top shareholders concerned...

  4. May 15, 2014

    Major Tim has peaks to climb to inspire tomorrow’s scientists

    Major Timothy Peake, Britain’s first official astronaut, is in London standing in front of the Science Museum’s replica of...

  5. May 13, 2014

    Russia moves to oust US from International Space Station

    Russia is to deny the US use of the International Space Station beyond 2020 and will bar export of critical rocket engines...

  6. May 11, 2014

    Drive to remove Nexans head gains momentum

    Calls by Nexans shareholders for Frédéric Vincent to be removed from the helm of the French manufacturing group have been...

  7. March 13, 2014

    ISS shares jump on Copenhagen debut

    Danish outsourcing group ISS made a strong market debut on Thursday after two previous aborted attempts, in one of the...

  8. March 3, 2014

    ISS aims to raise €1.1bn through stock market float

    ISS, the Danish security and cleaning company, said on Monday it was aiming to raise DKr8bn (€1.1bn) through its stock...

  9. February 18, 2014

    Listings worth $8.3bn lined up in IPO flurry

    Europe’s initial public offering market is on track for its busiest start to the year since the financial crisis as private...

  10. February 18, 2014

    ISS: cleaning up the mess

    Products offered for sale too often – residential properties, say – get a certain reputation. Fair or not, this is rarely a...

  11. February 18, 2014

    Danish outsourcing group ISS plans one of biggest Nordic IPOs

    ISS is hoping it is third time lucky as the private equity-owned Danish outsourcing group seeks a stock market flotation...

  12. December 4, 2013

    SpaceX launches first commercial satellite

    SpaceX finally succeeded in getting its first commercial satellite delivery off the ground at the third time of asking on...

  13. October 28, 2013

    David Cameron’s sukuk will halva symbolic impact

    Muslim hosts traditionally ply a guest with food until he has gone up a couple of trouser sizes. The £200m Islamic bond...

  14. October 16, 2013

    Oracle headed for executive pay showdown

    Oracle looks to be headed for a showdown with shareholders at its annual meeting on October 31, after two influential...

  15. October 14, 2013

    ISS prepares for return to public markets

    ISS, the Danish cleaning and catering group part-owned by Nordic buyout group EQT Partners and Goldman Sachs, reiterated on...

  16. FT Photo Diary

    September 23, 2013

    Russian Soyuz-FG rocket preparations

    AFP/Getty Images Russian Soyuz-FG rocket with Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft aboard is transported to a launch pad at the...

  17. August 28, 2013

    Grey is good at G4S but clearer goals would be better

    “It is fair to say the company has had quite a few events.” That’s how Ashley Almanza, new chief executive at G4S, chose to...

  18. August 28, 2013

    G4S chief Ashley Almanza sets out to tackle debt hangover

    The first few months of Ashley Almanza’s new job as chief executive of G4S were never going to be pleasant. After being...

  19. August 28, 2013

    G4S raises £348m to shore up balance sheet

    G4S has raised almost £350m through a share placing, as part of moves by new chief executive Ashley Almanza to shore up the...

  20. August 21, 2013

    ISS names Sir Charles Allen chairman

    ISS, the Danish cleaning and catering group part-owned by Nordic buyout group EQT and Goldman Sachs, has appointed Sir...

  21. July 29, 2013

    When gravity is no obstacle

    Will the Rockefellers and Gateses of the future make their fortunes in space? Space missions used to be the preserve of...

  22. June 11, 2013

    Chinese rocket launch marks giant leap towards space station

    China launched its longest-ever space mission on Tuesday, marking another milestone on its path towards developing its own...

  23. FT Photo Diary

    June 10, 2013

    Eye in the sky

    Nasa/EPA Nasa astronaut Chris Cassidy, an Expedition 36 flight engineer, uses a 400mm lens on a digital still camera to...

  24. May 24, 2013

    Week in Review, May 25

    A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Corporate person in the news: David...

  25. FT Alphaville

    May 23, 2013

    SEC vs ISS

    Remember this? (WSJ, Feb 2012) MSCI Probes ISS Employee’s Alleged Sale of Proxy Data And this? (NY Post, Oct 2012) SEC warns...

  26. May 21, 2013

    One mistake too many for outgoing G4S chief Nick Buckles

    Nick Buckles, the outgoing chief executive of G4S, has survived a lot of exploding landmines. Not only did he weather the...

  27. May 21, 2013

    Buckles departure ends colourful period for G4S

    Nick Buckles’ departure as chief executive of G4S ends a colourful and controversial period for the security company. The...

  28. FT Alphaville

    May 8, 2013

    The 6am Cut London

    Asian stocks rose for a third day, as optimism grew that central-bank stimulus will boost profits. The MSCI Asia Pacific...

  29. May 7, 2013

    G4S: unsafe hands

    For a company that earns its keep selling security, it is a shame that G4S cannot offer investors much of it. Shares in the...

  30. May 7, 2013

    G4S shares suffer over warnings of lower 2013 profit margins

    G4S blamed prison closures in the Netherlands and problem clients in Africa for an unexpected warning that profit margins in...

  31. May 3, 2013

    How to be an activist shareholder

    The annual meeting season is underway. The business pages are full of articles about over-generous bonus awards, egregious...

  32. April 17, 2013

    Deutsche Bank to cap pay for co-chiefs

    Deutsche Bank’s co-chief executives are to have their pay capped in an attempt by Germany’s flagship lender to head off...

  33. FT Alphaville

    April 17, 2013

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE The case for digital tender: Jean-Francois Groff, CEO of payments company Mobino and...

  34. FT Alphaville

    April 17, 2013

    The 6am Cut London

    Asian stocks rose for the first time in three days as new-home construction in the US beat forecasts and the yen weakened,...

  35. April 16, 2013

    Credit Suisse faces revolt on pay

    Credit Suisse is facing a shareholder revolt over pay after an influential advisory group asked investors to block the Swiss...

  36. March 3, 2013

    CommonWealth Reit: shaking up the status quo

    It doesn’t have to be about ego. Cute puns (David Einhorn’s Apple iPrefs) and public brawls (Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman’s...

  37. February 10, 2013

    Einhorn shows attacking instinct on Apple

    In a New Year letter to investors in his $8.8bn hedge fund, David Einhorn reflected on trading losses it suffered in the...

  38. December 17, 2012

    Non-stick Nick to shrug off G4S threat

    Come on down, Nick Buckles, Corporate Survivor of the Year. Grandstanding MPs wanted his company G4S blacklisted from new...

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