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      Four Seasons in crisis talks as earnings slide 39%

      Britain’s biggest care home operator Four Seasons Health Care reported a 39 per cent slump in earnings and admitted it...

    2. March 3, 2016

      FT City Network: Brexit is a vote for destruction

      Private equity boss Guy Hands has further raised the temperature in the already heated Brexit debate, arguing that...

    1. February 5, 2016

      UK elderly care homes in crisis as local authority cuts bite

      The Aspen care home in east London is vital to its neighbourhood, housing 57 elderly residents with varying degrees of...

    2. November 27, 2015

      Hands finds little relief for Four Seasons care home business

      Guy Hands may have been hoping for a lifeline for his Four Seasons care-home business from chancellor George Osborne...

    3. November 13, 2015

      Care homes — an unspoken, but looming crisis

      Yours for £275,000: a newly built two-bedroom leasehold retirement flat in a popular seaside town in south-east...

    4. October 4, 2015

      Guy Hands: Private equity fees are ‘driving investors away’

      When Guy Hands, the veteran dealmaker, said in June that his private equity firm would radically overhaul how investors...

    5. September 15, 2015

      Welcome migrants to solve skills shortage, say City bosses

      Some of the City of London’s biggest names have made a mass appeal to government and big business for radical action to...

    6. September 8, 2015

      Former Sainsbury chief Justin King joins Terra Firma

      Justin King, the former chief executive of J Sainsbury, says he has received offers from many private equity houses...

    7. August 27, 2015

      Odeon profits pop up to revive Terra Firma’s hopes for sale

      A blockbuster year at the cinema saw Odeon and UCI swing from a £39.9m pre-tax loss to a £14.5m profit in the first...

    8. August 3, 2015

      Allianz leads autobahn service station buyout

      An Allianz-led consortium has bought Germany’s leading chain of autobahn service stations from Terra Firma, the British...

    9. June 21, 2015

      Terra Firma breaks with private equity norm on fees

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, will charge its backers fees only on the money it has...

    10. April 17, 2015

      Week in Review, April 18

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. India on collision course with...

    11. April 15, 2015

      Guy Hands weighs bid for LA Fitness chain

      Guy Hands is throwing his hat into the ring in the bidding for LA Fitness, pitting his private equity firm against Pure...

    12. April 5, 2015

      Guy Hands attacks Tory stance on wind farms

      Guy Hands, one of the best-known figures in the City of London, says a Labour-Scottish National party majority would be...

    13. February 8, 2015

      Guy Hands signals fresh approach for Terra Firma

      Some old-school music company executives are said to have “magic ears”, being able to spot the perfect sound and detect...

    14. February 8, 2015

      Guy Hands in €1bn Terra Firma reboot

      Terra Firma, the British private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is to radically change its approach to investment...

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      February 2, 2015

      Guy, who lost billions on music, can't count Greece's GDP

      Terra Firma’s Guy Hands engaging in some macro tourism today: It is true Greek gross domestic product has fallen by 25...

    16. January 8, 2015

      City Insider: Santander mandate for Orcel

      Andrea Orcel: Spanish steps A bright start to the year for the equity bankers at UBS and Goldman Sachs. Much to the...

    17. December 15, 2014

      Terra Firma eyes exit from flagship green bet Infinis

      Guy Hands’ private equity firm Terra Firma is exploring a sale of its 68.6 per cent stake in Infinis Energy, the...

    18. November 23, 2014

      Terra Firma appoints adviser to consider Four Seasons’ future

      Terra Firma, Guy Hands’ private equity firm, has appointed Blackstone to advise on options for Four Seasons Health Care...

    19. October 17, 2014

      City Insider: Guy Hands is on the hunt

      Guy Hands: Animal instincts Animal-mad Guy Hands is looking for a new communications director, one of the toughest jobs...

    20. September 8, 2014

      Finance directors feel the heat after buyout deals

      The tenure of UK finance directors working for private equity owners is on average 17 per cent shorter than the tenure...

    21. March 7, 2014

      Hands switches EMI legal battle to London

      Guy Hands has unexpectedly agreed to transfer his long running lawsuit against Citigroup, over his firm’s ill-fated...

    22. February 14, 2014

      Week in Review, February 15

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. BNP Paribas allots $1.1bn for US...

    23. February 12, 2014

      Hands’ sacking of star manager raises $2bn green fund doubts

      Guy Hands’ decision to sack his star dealmaker in the middle of a crucial fundraising has left investors wondering...

    24. January 17, 2014

      Terra Firma appoints new chief of Odeon cinema chain

      Terra Firma, the private equity firm owed by British financier Guy Hands, has appointed a new boss to run Odeon & UCI...

    25. January 8, 2014

      Guy Hands doubles salary pot of Terra Firma staff

      Guy Hands doubled the amount of wages he paid to staff last year in an effort to keep his private equity team intact...

    26. November 15, 2013

      Calm debut for wind power group Infinis

      Shares in Infinis, the wind power maker owned by private equity group Terra Firma, rose slightly as they traded for the...

    27. November 4, 2013

      Infinis float to value group at up to £930m

      Infinis, the UK renewable power company owned by Guy Hands’ private equity group Terra Firma, has given details of a...

    28. October 21, 2013

      Terra Firma launches £1bn float of Infinis

      Guy Hands has launched a £1bn float of Infinis, a British wind power company, in a comeback signal to prospective new...

    29. September 30, 2013

      Terra Firma scraps plans to sell Odeon cinema chain

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, has scrapped plans for a £1bn-plus sale of Odeon & UCI this...

    30. August 25, 2013

      Guy Hands looks to renewable energy

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is fundraising for a $3bn renewable energy fund, according...

    31. August 2, 2013

      Terra Firma sells Phoenix Natural Gas to Hastings funds

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, is selling Phoenix Natural Gas in Northern Ireland to funds...

    32. July 9, 2013

      Guy Hands revives Deutsche Annington IPO

      Guy Hands, the founder of private equity firm Terra Firma, has revived an attempt to list German property manager...

    33. July 3, 2013

      IPOs: thorn in the hand

      There’s nothing like a bit of market volatility to separate the men from the boys. On Wednesday, Japan’s Suntory...

    34. July 3, 2013

      Guy Hands pulls German property float

      Guy Hands, the British private equity financier, has abandoned the flotation of Germany’s largest residential landlord...

    35. June 10, 2013

      Private equity group Terra Firma to list Deutsche Annington stake

      Guy Hands, the British private equity financier, has fired the starter gun on taking one of Europe’s largest...

    36. May 31, 2013

      US judges overturn Citi’s win over EMI

      Citigroup’s 2010 victory over Guy Hands in a bitter courtroom feud over his ill-fated £4.2bn buyout of EMI has been...

    37. May 12, 2013

      Terra Firma eyes sale or IPO for cinemas

      Terra Firma, the private equity group founded by Guy Hands, has hired advisers to prepare a sale or initial public...

    38. February 28, 2013

      Finance: An inequitable divide

      In October 2006 Guy Hands, his advisers at Citigroup and two other banks met in London to discuss a life-transforming...

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