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  1. April 16, 2014

    Tesco helps retailers bounce on FTSE

    Shares in Tesco were at the top of the FTSE Eurofirst 300 after its full-year results were largely free of nasty surprises,...

  2. April 11, 2014

    Big shareholders warn Wm Morrison managers over performance

    Top 10 shareholders in Wm Morrison have issued warnings to senior management over their stewardship of the supermarket after...

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  1. April 8, 2014

    Pressure mounts on Tesco after sales fall

    Tesco is coming under renewed pressure after a fall in sales in recent weeks and a fresh executive departure from the UK...

  2. April 3, 2014

    2013: A year of change for FTSE 100 chief executives

    Almost one in five of the UK’s largest public companies appointed new chief executives last year – the highest proportion...

  3. March 27, 2014

    Supermarket executives set to pay price for falling profits

    Top supermarket executives are poised to pay the price for falling profits, with Dalton Philips, chief executive of Wm...

  4. March 24, 2014

    Early blow for ‘say on pay’ guidelines

    A group representing institutional investors and pay campaigners has made a formal complaint to regulators, suggesting that...

  5. March 18, 2014

    Price wars threaten to reshape landscape of supermarkets

    When Wm Morrison announced that it would invest £1bn cutting prices over the next three years, it threatened to turn the...

  6. March 18, 2014

    Sainsbury shows size of challenge for supermarkets

    Concerns over the fortunes of Britain’s biggest supermarkets intensified after J Sainsbury reported its first fall in...

  7. March 14, 2014

    Hi-tech is hot but take care not to get burnt

    News this week overflowed with evidence that the appetite for groovy sounding technology companies is rising to heights not...

  8. March 14, 2014

    Payroll data theft is latest blow to troubled Wm Morrison

    Wm Morrison, the troubled supermarket chain, was dealt a further blow on Friday when it admitted that it had suffered the...

  9. March 13, 2014

    Kiddicare buy ends in tears for Wm Morrison

    When Dalton Philips announced the acquisition of Kiddicare in February 2011 for £70m, the Wm Morrison chief executive...

  10. March 13, 2014

    Morrison crashes on glut of pick and mix

    Like a child in a sweet shop, Dalton Philips, chief executive of Wm Morrison, has indulged in every type of corporate candy...

  11. March 13, 2014

    Wm Morrison: the brave and the bold

    Scary. The idea of a supermarket chain taking on discounters Lidl and Aldi at their own game sent shares in Wm Morrison down...

  12. March 13, 2014

    Strategy not shame should determine scale of BarCap

    Any business overhaul is easily called “radical”. But the revamp of Barclays’ investment bank – including apparently...

  13. FT Alphaville

    March 13, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE David notes that the Ban of England has finally weighed in on base money creation. Dan...

  14. FT Alphaville

    March 13, 2014

    hmmm, Morrison

    The strategic rationale for the acquisition has been superseded by our decision to launch our online food operation through...

  15. March 13, 2014

    European shares flat as supermarkets weigh

    UK supermarkets were sold off heavily on Thursday after Wm Morrison, Britain’s fourth biggest grocer, reported its lowest...

  16. March 13, 2014

    Wm Morrison sparks fears of price war

    Wm Morrison sparked alarm over a fresh price war in the supermarket sector with plans to spend £1bn cutting prices over the...

  17. March 11, 2014

    Co-op turns to Pennycook as interim chief

    Richard Pennycook’s appointment as interim chief executive of the Co-operative Group, replacing Euan Sutherland, provides...

  18. March 11, 2014

    Grim up north for Co-op boss

    The resignation of chief executive Euan Sutherland deals a dangerous blow to the Co-operative Group. Such shocks have been...

  19. March 7, 2014

    Wm Morrison set to disappoint on property writedowns

    Wm Morrison is poised to disappoint investors next week with hundreds of millions of pounds of writedowns to its property...

  20. February 28, 2014

    Wm Morrison: eggs, butter, propco

    Shoppers like buy one, get one free. Investors like the concept, too, if they are confident someone else will come along...

  21. February 19, 2014

    Renewed bid hopes boost Wm Morrison

    Renewed bid hopes helped Wm Morrison recover from a five-year low on Wednesday, with private equity funds once again said to...

  22. February 14, 2014

    Wm Morrison slips to five-year low

    Wm Morrison slipped to a five-year low on Friday as fears of a dividend cut eclipsed takeover hopes. Morrison had been...

  23. February 12, 2014

    Tax retrospection a blind alley in India’s equity quest

    India gets mixed reports from tourists. The pleasure of viewing the Taj is counterbalanced by the discomfort of seeing...

  24. February 12, 2014

    Miners and supermarkets help lift FTSE

    Mining stocks helped lift Europe’s equities markets higher after unexpectedly strong economic data from China, while...

  25. February 11, 2014

    Morrison falls on market share fears

    Market share fears left the supermarkets trailing behind a buoyant London market on Tuesday, with Wm Morrison a casualty....

  26. February 11, 2014

    Tesco working on shake-up of middle management

    Tesco is working on a middle management shake-up that could lead to roles being cut, as Britain’s biggest retailer battles...

  27. February 4, 2014

    Retailers review Scottish pricing ahead of independence vote

    When supermarket bosses last year warned of rising prices in Scotland in the event of a “yes” vote in this year’s...

  28. January 29, 2014

    King checks out with Sainsbury on a high

    When Justin King hangs up his grocer’s apron in July, the chief executive of J Sainsbury will have completed an almost...

  29. January 29, 2014

    Sainsbury: King leaves UK supermarket

    First, the record. Justin King bows out of J Sainsbury after 10 years at the top with numbers to be proud of. Shareholder...

  30. January 29, 2014

    Prince of Orange’s abdication poses zest test for Coupe

    Vroom vroom! The announcement that Justin King will step down as chief executive of J Sainsbury after 10 years will rev up...

  31. January 27, 2014

    George Dymond resigns from Morrison just weeks after joining

    George Dymond, the senior Coles executive recruited by Wm Morrison to strengthen its online team, has resigned just weeks...

  32. January 27, 2014

    McColl’s beats other retailers to London IPO with £50m offering

    McColl’s, the 1,250-strong chain of convenience stores and newsagents, is set to beat a spate of other UK retailers to the...

  33. January 20, 2014

    Insider case fuels doubts over Morrison’s leadership

    Wm Morrison is having an unhappy new year. The grocer has suspended its treasurer, who, it has emerged, was arrested on...

  34. FT Alphaville

    January 20, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Dan has a look at the unlikely prospect of a Berkshire Hathaway dividend. NEWS PSA...

  35. January 20, 2014

    Morrison treasurer suspended over insider dealing probe

    Wm Morrison has suspended its treasurer after his arrest on suspicion of insider dealing ahead of the supermarket chain’s...

  36. January 17, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: Tungsten Corp (TUNG) Brokers do not expect profits until 2015 and dividends are years away, writes John Adams. But...

  37. January 16, 2014

    Online UK retailer Ocado’s sales surge 20%

    A focus on cutting prices helped online grocer Ocado boost its sales by 20 per cent over the festive period – and step up...

  38. January 13, 2014

    US activist hedge funds form UK bridgehead for charge into Europe

    Lawyers are warning UK and European companies to brace themselves against a US invasion: of American activist funds, seeking...

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