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    1. February 11, 2012

      Claim to Falklands based on five-year settlement

      From Mr Michael Kuczynski. Sir, The microcosmography of European claims to the Falklands/Malvinas archipelago is rather more...

    2. October 7, 2011

      ‘Muted’ impact of audit exemptions

      The UK’s main accountancy body has warned that proposals to exempt small companies and subsidiaries from having to produce...

    1. January 6, 2011

      Let us praise one of the most popular US presidents ever

      From Mr Michael D. Robbins. Sir, Your letters column (January 4) presents a twisted view of the underrated President Calvin...

    2. November 9, 2010

      Yell shares drop 20% as sales fall gains pace

      Shares in Yell fell more than 20 per cent after the publisher of the Yellow Pages directories reported an unexpected...

    3. October 4, 2010

      Yell names Tony Bates chief financial officer

      Yell Group, the indebted publisher of the Yellow Pages telephone directory, has named Tony Bates as its new chief financial...

    4. July 28, 2010

      Yell goes online to alleviate revenue pressure

      Economic uncertainty and faltering confidence at small and medium-sized enterprises continued to weigh on revenues at Yell,...

    5. May 19, 2010

      Yell's chief and CFO to depart

      Shares in Yell fell more than 20 per cent yesterday after the publisher of the UK's Yellow Pages announced that its chief...

    6. May 19, 2010

      Yell of a challenge

      It's all relative at Yell. John Condron and John Davis once shivered in the shade of more than £4bn of debt. But the chief...

    7. May 18, 2010

      This RBS deal pleases neither populists nor purists

      None of the executive directors of Royal Bank of Scotland at the time of its near-collapse will run a regulated financial...

    8. May 18, 2010

      Top two executives set to leave Yell

      John Davis (left) wishes to pursue ‘new direction’, while John Condron will retire by May next year Shares in Yell tumbled...

    9. FT Alphaville

      May 18, 2010

      Yell and the curse of the rescue rights issue

      Strange but true. Until Prudential launched its record breaking £14.5bn fund raising on Monday, there had been no cash call...

    10. November 11, 2009

      Yell share issue to reduce debts

      Yell is to raise £660m in a share issue that will allow the company to restructure its loan terms and reduce its £3.8bn...

    11. November 10, 2009

      Yell to raise £660m for debt deal

      Yell is to raise £660m in a share issue that will allow the company to restructure its loan terms and reduce its £3.8bn debt...

    12. October 28, 2009

      Yell prepares to push through restructure

      Yell is preparing to push through the planned restructuring of its £3.8bn debt using a scheme of arrangement, after the...

    13. October 20, 2009

      Yell extends debt plan deadline

      Yell has extended the deadline for lenders to agree plans to restructure its £3.8bn debt pile. The publisher of the Yellow...

    14. October 19, 2009

      Yell extends debt plan deadline

      Yell has extended the deadline for lenders to agree plans to restructure its £3.8bn ($6.2bn) debt pile. The publisher of the...

    15. September 24, 2009

      Yell to launch equity offering

      Yell shares fell as the publisher of the UK's Yellow Pages announced plans to launch an equity offering to raise at least...

    16. September 23, 2009

      Yell plans £500m equity offering

      Shares in Yell Group fell sharply on Wednesday after the company behind the Yellow Pages directories said it planned an...

    17. July 24, 2009

      Yell on track in talks to refinance

      Yell, the debt-laden directories group, said refinancing negotiations with lenders were on track as it reported...

    18. June 21, 2009

      Yell examines its debt options

      Yell has warned that it may need to have the terms of its debt eased for a second time as a result of “increasingly...

    19. May 21, 2009

      Yell considers disposals after £1bn loss

      Yell Group is considering all options to support its fragile finances, including disposals, the indebted directories group...

    20. May 21, 2009

      Scott steps down as chairman after scrutiny from shareholders

      LAWYERED BY JULIA Yell Group has appointed headhunters to find a replacement for its chairman Bob Scott, write Tim Bradshaw...

    21. May 20, 2009

      Yell begins hunt for new chairman

      Yell Group has appointed headhunters to find a replacement for its chairman Bob Scott. The directories group said on...

    22. May 20, 2009

      Yell considering all options on financing

      Yell Group is considering all options to support its fragile finances, including disposals, the indebted directories group...

    23. February 5, 2009

      Advertising decline hits Yell

      Yell, the heavily indebted publisher of the UK’s Yellow Pages, is expecting a 12 per cent drop in sales in the three months...

    24. November 21, 2008

      Late payers pile on debt for business

      The worsening problem of late payments means that the average amount of debt being chased by small businesses has increased...

    25. September 23, 2008

      Yell calls for help to make debt manageable

      Summertime blues tipped Yell into renegotiating the covenants of its £3.6bn debt, and suspending its dividend for at least...

    26. September 23, 2008

      Yell Hell

      Yell chief John Condron might think he has problems with a £3.7bn debt pile but the real issue is the cancellation of a...

    27. September 22, 2008

      Yell calls for help to make debt manageable

      Summertime blues tipped Yell into renegotiating the covenants of its £3.6bn debt, and suspending its dividend for at least...

    28. July 25, 2008

      Yell attempts to reassure on its bank covenants

      Yell has reiterated that its bankers are "reasonably comfortable" with its level of debt as it reported first-quarter...

    29. July 24, 2008

      Yell attempts to reassure on its bank covenants

      Yell has reiterated that its bankers are “reasonably comfortable” with its level of debt as it reported first quarter...

    30. June 24, 2008

      Yell backs 110% bonuses as shares hit low

      Yell’s board defended its management on Monday as it emerged that senior executives had received bonuses worth 110 per cent...

    31. May 20, 2008

      Yell falls as warning fuels worries

      Shares in Yell plunged 26 per cent as a dividend cut and warning of “considerable” pressure from tougher economic conditions...

    32. November 7, 2007

      Yell is confident that the worst is over

      Competiton remains "fierce" in the US telephone directory market, Yell said yesterday, but it maintained profit guidance...

    33. July 25, 2007

      Yell rallies but keeps guidance unchanged

      Shares in Yell rallied following a more bullish assessment of the US telephone directories market, but the company cautioned...

    34. July 12, 2007

      Business remains bashful of the online schmooze

      The growth of networking websites has created a digital underclass of business people bemused by e-mails from strangers...

    35. April 25, 2007

      Yell hit by hotter competition in US

      Shares in Yell suffered one of the biggest one-day falls seen by a FTSE 100 company in years, as the directories business...

    36. November 8, 2006

      Yell hit by Spanish debt financing

      Yell Group promised it was on track to deliver full-year profit in line with market expectations despite a disappointing...

    37. November 7, 2006

      Yell reiterates guidance despite profits fall

      Profits fell by a half at Yell Group following the acquisition of Spain’s TPI but the directories business said it was still...

    38. July 26, 2006

      US and online are boost for Yell

      Strong growth in the US and robust earnings from online operations helped Yell, the telephone directories publisher, report...

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