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  1. November 25, 2013

    Hybrid tax schemes face day of reckoning

    When FirstGroup bought Laidlaw, the US yellow school bus operator, in 2007, the UK transport operator financed the...

  2. November 7, 2013

    Linde chief retires in glory

    Construct a personality profile of the chief executive of an industrial gases group. Apart from essential leadership...

  1. August 21, 2013

    Eurofirst slips to three-day losing streak

    European markets ended lower for a third consecutive day, marking the FTSE Eurofirst 300’s longest losing streak in two...

  2. May 30, 2013

    Chip stocks help lift European indices

    European semiconductor stocks were boosted on Thursday after a positive outlook on the sector from analysts at JPMorgan....

  3. May 6, 2013

    Weak German data soften cement groups

    Europe’s stocks slipped off five-year highs as a sharp reminder of the continent’s growth problems helped to stall a...

  4. March 7, 2013

    Linde: walking on air

    Oxygen is the stuff of life – and in the industrial world that is every bit as true for gases generally. Add the relatively...

  5. October 29, 2012

    Linde plans to cut costs further

    Linde, the world’s second-largest maker of industrial gases by sales, is planning deeper cost cuts to protect profits in the...

  6. October 29, 2012

    Linde – a breath of fresh air

    In a treacly European earnings season, Monday’s results from industrial gases group Linde were a gas. True, there was some...

  7. October 29, 2012

    UBS shares energised by planned job cuts

    News of a radical downsizing at Swiss bank UBS pleased investors on Monday. Switzerland’s biggest bank by assets is expected...

  8. September 4, 2012

    Shandong set for further expansion

    Shandong Heavy Industry Group, the Chinese machinery conglomerate that makes everything from auto parts to bulldozers, says...

  9. July 10, 2012

    Linde raises €1.4bn to fund Lincare buyout

    Linde, the German industrial gas producer, has raised €1.4bn ($1.7bn) via a capital increase to fund its $4.6bn acquisition...

  10. July 2, 2012

    Linde / Lincare

    Marriage between cousins is a questionable practice. And judging by the 3 per cent fall in Linde’s share price on Monday, it...

  11. July 2, 2012

    Germany’s Linde to pay $4.6bn for Lincare

    Linde, the German industrial gas producer, has agreed to pay $4.6bn to acquire Lincare Holdings, a US provider of oxygen and...

  12. FT Alphaville

    July 1, 2012

    Linde gets oxygenic with Lincare

    Section 15 of Germany’s Securities Trading Act, as divined by the Federal Ministry of Justince, requires publicly listed...

  13. March 26, 2012

    German industrials lead European advance

    German stocks led Europe higher on Monday as the FTSE Eurofirst 300 closed up for the first time in six sessions. The Xetra...

  14. March 21, 2012

    Design space: A portable gas cylinder

    Product: Genie for The Linde Group Design: in-house Territory: Europe Compressed gas cylinders are generally tall, slim and...

  15. March 9, 2012

    Hermès slips on negative broker comment

    Solid corporate results provided some support for European equities this week as equity markets struggled to recover from a...

  16. February 5, 2012

    Germany: A Bric, or just stuck in a hard place?

    Angela Merkel has just been to Beijing, in a year when China is about to displace France as Germany’s largest trading...

  17. October 19, 2011

    Strike reports add to Iran petrochemical woes

    Workers are thin on the ground at Iran’s biggest petrochemical production facility, set in a dedicated economic zone in the...

  18. FT Alphaville

    July 29, 2011

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Friday, - BSkyB says will launch £750m buyback, announces 20 per cent dividend hike – statement....

  19. July 22, 2011

    People: Brevan founder heads for exit

    Hedge fund Brevan Howard’s chief operating officer and co-founder James Vernon is leaving the firm, becoming the most senior...

  20. May 7, 2011

    JLR seeks to hire more engineers

    Jaguar Land Rover wants to recruit 1,000 engineers in the next two years to its UK operations as part of a £5bn ($8.2bn)...

  21. February 15, 2011

    New York and Frankfurt balance

    The leading bankers walking the fine line of balancing the interests of Deutsche Börse and the New York Stock Exchange...

  22. January 31, 2011

    MBA 2011

    What will 2011 hold for MBA students? As recruiters return to campus, job prospects are better than for many years. But as...

  23. January 10, 2011

    Edwards reshapes ahead of flotation

    Edwards, the 91-year-old Sussex-based vacuum pump manufacturer, has stressed a commitment to create a core UK technology...

  24. December 14, 2010

    Edwards drops sale for IPO

    Edwards, the vacuum technology supplier to the world’s biggest chipmakers, has abandoned plans for a sale of the company and...

  25. December 8, 2010

    AT&T wins new European business customers

    AT&T, the US-based telecommunications group, signed contracts with two new European business customers underscoring the...

  26. November 6, 2010

    Beemer believers

    German executives from BMW struggled to turn round UK subsidiary Rover Cars during the nineties. Today, however, they appear...

  27. November 5, 2010

    Jaguar Land Rover seeks China plant

    Jaguar Land Rover, the UK-based luxury vehicle business owned by India’s Tata Motors, plans to produce more than 50,000...

  28. October 1, 2010

    Fuel cells: Hydrogen car plans go off the boil

    In 2008, a battle for the future of automotive propulsion seemed to be shaping up in Japan. On one side were Toyota and...

  29. August 17, 2010

    Strong rally by Greek stocks

    Greek equities rallied strongly on Tuesday as traders flocked to the country’s financial stocks after two weeks of...

  30. August 2, 2010

    Banks’ positive results lift Europe

    Resurgent banks led the benchmark European index up to a three-month closing high on Monday after a string of positive...

  31. July 23, 2010

    The FT30 and how industry has changed

    There can be few places in Britain where ships still tie up at the same dock as they did a century ago, unload the same raw...

  32. June 6, 2010

    Edwards hires executives to spearhead changes

    Edwards, the vacuum technology company, will on Monday say it has hired the recently departed bosses of JCB and Jaguar Land...

  33. May 14, 2010

    Australia gas deal renews tension

    East Timor is considering legal action over a multimillion-dollar helium production facility in Australia, renewing tension...

  34. May 14, 2010

    Australia gas deal renews tension

    East Timor is considering legal action over a multimillion-dollar helium production facility in Australia, renewing tension...

  35. April 26, 2010

    The Mittelstand opportunists

    Public pressure: protesters against Siemens’ doing business Iran, before the company said it would not seek new contracts in...

  36. February 24, 2010

    Packing it around the world

    Graham Chipchase is wearing his tin hat as new chief executive of the world's largest drinks canmaker, doing the rounds of...

  37. February 5, 2010

    Gas attack

    After twice failing to do it the easy way, industrial gases provider Air Products is huffing and puffing to win control of...

  38. January 8, 2010

    Conti eyes smoother path with rights issue

    As European motorists labour through unusually severe snow and ice, German car parts supplier Continental has at last been...

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