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    1. July 30, 2014

      Bad US weather and Spanish strikes hit National Express profits

      Half-year profit has fallen a fifth at National Express after the bus and rail operator was hit by freezing weather in the...

    2. June 27, 2014

      National Express retains Essex Thameside rail franchise until 2029

      National Express has won the competition to run the Essex Thameside rail franchise, branded as C2C, retaining the contract...

    1. February 28, 2013

      Pensioner subsidy cut hits National Express

      A cut to government pensioner bus subsidies led to a million fewer over-60s using National Express’s coaches last year,...

    2. February 7, 2013

      National Express wins German rail contract

      National Express has won two contracts to operate German regional rail services, representing a first for UK transport...

    3. October 24, 2012

      Spain’s cutbacks hit National Express

      Shares in National Express fell more than 12 per cent on Wednesday after the group reported deteriorating ­performance in...

    4. February 29, 2012

      NatExpress continues its turnround

      A two-year turnround programme at National Express is nearing completion, with the public transport group boasting margins...

    5. December 20, 2011

      Thrifty customers keep NatExpress on track

      Cash-strapped consumers opting to take public transport will help National Express Group deliver strong profit growth next...

    6. September 13, 2011

      National Express buys US bus group for $200m

      National Express has bet on a recovery in the US school bus market with the purchase of an Ohio-based operator whose 3,300...

    7. May 9, 2011

      National Express grants Elliott peace with honour

      Humiliated adversaries can be dangerous. National Express has acknowledged as much in negotiating a peace deal with...

    8. May 6, 2011

      National Express investors support chief

      Some of the largest investors in National Express have pledged their support for the group’s management ahead of a critical...

    9. May 5, 2011

      Nat Express in truce talks with Elliott

      National Express, the transport group locked in a row with its largest shareholder, is attempting to agree a ceasefire ahead...

    10. May 2, 2011

      National Express prepares for showdown

      Chief executive Dean Finch admits the dispute with shareholder activists Elliott Advisors, the US hedge fund, has been...

    11. April 16, 2011

      Reasons to be wary at National Express

      Less-than-charitable observers of Britain’s transport sector might say that the timing of boardroom bust-ups at National...

    12. April 5, 2011

      Nomura effect gets the laughs

      Chancellor George Osborne was keen to stress his commitment to London’s future as an international financial centre when...

    13. March 31, 2011

      Icap’s Spencer banks on the rise of the machines

      Interdealer broking professionals must be as nervous as 18th century hand weavers confronted with power looms. Electronic...

    14. March 30, 2011

      Nat Express investors face Elliott demands

      Shareholders in National Express are on a collision course with US hedge fund Elliott Advisors, which is demanding a...

    15. March 29, 2011

      Call for shake-up at National Express

      National Express is poised to become a takeover target again after its second-biggest shareholder demanded a boardroom...

    16. February 24, 2011

      National Express upbeat on coach travel

      National Express, the multinational transport operator, says its coaches business is likely to win market share from rail as...

    17. December 23, 2010

      National Express C2C rail franchise extended

      National Express has been handed an extension of one of its two rail franchises in a further sign of a thaw in its...

    18. December 17, 2010

      National Express drives ahead of forecasts

      National Express said that it expected profits for 2010 to come in slightly ahead of the market consensus. The bus and rail...

    19. October 26, 2010

      London bus chief to run Go-Ahead

      Keith Ludeman, Go-Ahead chief executive, is to retire from the train and bus operator in July 2011 after five years at the...

    20. October 19, 2010

      National Express on track to hit targets

      National Express Group reported revenue growth in its core UK operations and said it was on track to achieve its profit...

    21. July 29, 2010

      National Express back in the black

      National Express hopes to restore its dividend at the end of this year after it swung into profit in the first half. The...

    22. June 30, 2010

      National Express may keep control of rail lines

      National Express may be allowed to continue operating two of the UK's busiest rail lines, in a reversal of the previous...

    23. June 30, 2010

      Nat Express may keep control of rail lines

      National Express may be allowed to continue operating two of the UK’s busiest rail lines, in a reversal of the previous...

    24. April 1, 2010

      Stalemate over return of O’Toole to Tube Lines

      Efforts by the company that maintains track and trains on some of London Underground’s busiest lines to recruit the...

    25. March 11, 2010

      On the buses

      Dean Finch has wasted no time as National Express boss, starting the job two months early and hiring an ex-colleague to run...

    26. February 26, 2010

      National Express hurt by loss of East Coast franchise

      National Express said it would press ahead with cost-cutting plans as underlying full-year profits fell 43 per cent.The...

    27. February 25, 2010

      East Coast loss hurts National Express

      National Express said it would press ahead with cost-cutting plans as underlying full-year profits fell 43 per cent.The...

    28. February 15, 2010

      New National Express chief arrives early

      Dean Finch starts as chief executive of National Express today, in a move that is sooner than expected and signals a new era...

    29. February 14, 2010

      New National Express chief arrives early

      Dean Finch starts as chief executive of National Express on Monday, in a move that is earlier than expected and signals a...

    30. February 1, 2010

      Tube upgrade group considers appeal over lost claim for costs

      The company that maintains and upgrades track and trains on some of London's busiest Underground lines could take legal...

    31. February 1, 2010

      Tube Lines considers claim loss action

      Tube Lines made the £327m claim over London Underground’s handling of the preparation for the Jubilee line upgrade The...

    32. December 22, 2009

      NatExpress update presents mixed bag

      National Express yesterday injected a note of optimism into its miserable 2009 when it said that its UK coach arm had...

    33. December 21, 2009

      National Express sticks to full-year target

      National Express on Monday injected a note of optimism into its miserable 2009 when it said that its UK coach arm had...

    34. December 17, 2009

      NatExpress confirms Finch as chief

      National Express ended months of uncertainty yesterday by confirming the appointment of Dean Finch , head of Tube Lines, as...

    35. December 16, 2009

      National Express confirms Finch as chief

      National Express ended months of uncertainty on Wednesday by confirming the appointment of Dean Finch, head of Tube Lines,...

    36. December 16, 2009

      Nat Express rights success sets up debt revamp

      National Expresswelcomed a 90 per cent take-up of its £360m rights issue by shareholders yesterday, as the bus and train...

    37. December 15, 2009

      Nat Express rights success sets up debt revamp

      National Express welcomed a 90 per cent take-up of its £360m ($585m) rights issue by shareholders on Tuesday, as the bus and...

    38. December 12, 2009

      National Express rebels end feud

      National Express’s rebel shareholder, the Cosmen family, has taken up the £360m ($586m) rights issue it campaigned against,...

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