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    1. May 28, 2012

      Wanless, banker and policy adviser, dies

      Derek Wanless, who has died aged 64, led National Westminster Bank out of a troubled period and during the 1990s brought a...

    2. March 26, 2012

      Rightwinger who saw risks of PFI

      From Mr Malcolm Levitt. Sir, Your editorial “The wrong route for roads” (March 20) is spot on in criticising yet another...

    1. August 2, 2011

      Hong Kong tycoon to buy Northumbrian Water

      Cheung Kong Infrastructure, controlled by Hong Kong-based tycoon Li Ka-shing, is to buy Northumbrian Water – the largest...

    2. FT Alphaville

      July 11, 2011

      Li Ka-shing revises offer for Northumbrian Water

      An investment vehicle controlled by one of Asia’s richest men has underscored its willingness to pay chunky premiums for UK...

    3. July 11, 2011

      Li Ka-shing revises Northumbrian Water bid

      A company controlled by one of Asia’s richest men has underscored its willingness to pay chunky premiums for UK...

    4. June 30, 2011

      LSE bankers’ stock falls

      Lost fees have become a reality for London Stock Exchange advisers now that the group has called off its merger with TMX....

    5. February 18, 2010

      Long-life Wanless

      Legal & General enters longevity insurance with a living corporate testimony onboard. Sir Derek Wanless , former Northern...

    6. October 5, 2009

      Call to bridge divide on social care

      Labour and the Conservatives need to produce a comprehensive reform to the big problem of social care funding, not the...

    7. October 4, 2009

      Call to bridge divide on social care

      Labour and the Conservatives need to produce a comprehensive reform to the big problem of social care funding, not the...

    8. November 17, 2007

      Northern Rock chief steps down as bid deadline closes

      Northern Rock last night announced the departures of chief executive Adam Applegarth and most of its board as the deadline...

    9. November 17, 2007

      N Rock chief steps down in board reshuffle

      Northern Rock last night announced the departures of chief executive Adam Applegarth and most of its board as the deadline...

    10. November 17, 2007

      Rock CEO quits as bidders line up

      Northern Rock last night announced the departures of its chief executive, Adam Applegarth, and most of its board as bidders...

    11. November 16, 2007

      Rock chief quits as bidders line up

      Northern Rock on Friday night announced the departures of chief executive Adam Applegarth and most of its board as the...

    12. October 17, 2007

      Blame heaped on Northern Rock chiefs

      MPs lambasted Northern Rock executives for alleged arrogance and incompetence, accusing the board of “clinging to office”...

    13. October 17, 2007

      Blame heaped on Northern Rock chiefs

      MPs lambasted Northern Rock executives for alleged arrogance and incompetence, accusing the board of "clinging to office"...

    14. October 16, 2007

      Charles Pretzlik: Mike Turner leaving BAE early

      Mike Turner is stepping down early – very early – as chief executive of BAE Systems. He says he will go next August, when he...

    15. October 16, 2007

      Rock chiefs twice offered to resign

      Adam Applegarth, chief executive, and Matt Ridley, chairman of Northern Rock, twice indicated they were prepared to resign...

    16. October 16, 2007

      Northern Rock executives face MPs’ questions

      Adam Applegarth, chief executive of Northern Rock, and its chairman Matt Ridley will on Tuesday appear in public for the...

    17. October 16, 2007

      Northern Rock executives face MPs' questions

      Adam Applegarth, chief executive of Northern Rock, and its chairman Matt Ridley will today appear in public for the first...

    18. October 11, 2007

      Labour denies move to free social care

      The government denied on Wednesday that it was “signalling the end” of means-testing for social care after Alistair Darling,...

    19. October 11, 2007

      Labour denies move to free social care

      The government denied yesterday that it was "signalling the end" of means-testing for social care after Alistair Darling,...

    20. FT Alphaville

      October 10, 2007

      Plender on the Bermuda triangle of British finance

      That’s the tripartite division of responsibility between the Treasury, the Bank of England and the FSA, of course, into...

    21. October 8, 2007

      Health to be biggest winner

      Health is set to be the biggest winner in tomorrow's comprehensive spending review - but with the NHS enjoying only half...

    22. October 7, 2007

      Health to win in spending review

      Health is set to be the biggest winner in Tuesday’s comprehensive spending review – but with the National Health Service...

    23. September 28, 2007

      Deferential directors need to stir up the boardroom

      By its own admission, Erinaceous, the property services group, was so distracted by bid talks earlier this year that it...

    24. September 27, 2007

      Deferential directors need to stir up the boardroom

      By its own admission, Erinaceous, the property services group, was so distracted by bid talks earlier this year that it...

    25. September 25, 2007

      Who is taking the lead at Northern Rock?

      Northern Rock is struggling to find buyers. European banks appear uninterested in the Newcastle-based lender. Meanwhile, a...

    26. September 24, 2007

      Who is taking the lead at Northern Rock?

      Northern Rock is struggling to find buyers. European banks appear uninterested in the Newcastle-based lender. Meanwhile, a...

    27. September 18, 2007

      Directors not quite ready to take a bow

      The line-up of directors on the board of Northern Rock would have lulled even the most bruised retail investor into a sense...

    28. September 14, 2007

      Sickness at the heart of the NHS

      For a former banker, Sir Derek Wanless seems to take a cavalier approach to spending other people's money. Five years ago,...

    29. September 13, 2007

      Notebook: Sickness at the heart of the NHS

      For a former banker, Sir Derek Wanless seems to take a cavalier approach to spending other people’s money. Five years ago,...

    30. September 13, 2007

      More, not less

      Sir Derek Wanless's report this week for the King's Fund health think-tank delivered some sobering reading for the...

    31. September 12, 2007

      Complete NHS reforms, urges Brown's former health adviser

      Ministers must stick with and complete the government's National Health Service reforms, Sir Derek Wanless, former health...

    32. September 11, 2007

      Diagnosis justified big increase

      In 2001 Gordon Brown, then chancellor, commissioned Sir Derek Wanless, the former NatWest banker, to justify big increases...

    33. September 10, 2007

      Warning on NHS funding consensus

      The consensus behind a tax-funded National Health Service could break down unless the service increases its productivity and...

    34. September 10, 2007

      Warning on NHS funding consensus Health reforms Think-tank study

      The consensus behind a tax-funded National Health Service could break down unless the service increases its productivity...

    35. October 30, 2006

      Bupa warning reignites debate on tax-funded health service

      Either a boost in private spending on health or new National Health Service charges will be needed if healthcare quality is...

    36. October 19, 2006

      Health spending to be reviewed again

      Sir Derek Wanless, the former NatWest Group chief executive, is to repeat his study of health spending five years after his...

    37. April 13, 2006

      Long-term care

      Elderly people should be guaranteed a minimum level of state-funded social care, according to a review of the UK’s social...

    38. March 30, 2006

      Enough tax already

      Gordon Brown is nothing if not predictable. It has been obvious for some time that the 2007 comprehensive spending review...

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