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  1. January 13, 2014

    US charges three ex-Rabobank traders over Libor

    Three former Rabobank bankers were charged by US authorities with allegedly manipulating Libor and other key benchmark...

  2. January 13, 2013

    Pioneering waste plant a step closer

    A pioneering waste-fuelled power plant will come a step closer to fruition on Monday with the announcement of the award of a...

  1. December 29, 2012

    New year honours – Olympics list

    Knights Bachelor Ben Ainslie, sailor. David Brailsford, performance director, British Cycling. David Tanner, performance...

  2. December 15, 2011

    Bryan Ferry, Shepherds Bush Empire, London

    Bryan Ferry is a man renowned for his immaculate taste in matters aesthetic and musical, and throughout this show, the first...

  3. July 29, 2011

    History in the speaking

    In 2000, the renowned cellist Anita Lasker-Wallfisch, then aged 75, made a recording in London of such power it leaves the...

  4. April 21, 2011

    Chaucer’s tales near end

    Chaucer’s tales near end As Chaucer’s travelling days look to end soon with the recommended offer from The Hanover, the...

  5. February 8, 2011

    Scanning deals for Smiths Group

    From the Crunchie bar to contraband detectors, the former strategy chief at Cadbury has re-emerged at engineering company...

  6. December 7, 2010

    Meinertzhagen joins old friends

    Peter Meinertzhagen, one of the most respected corporate brokers, is returning to the City, taking on a non-executive...

  7. FT Alphaville

    April 25, 2010

    FTfm on AV

    Highlights from Monday’s FTfm. Banks oil wheels of ETP market Barclays is joining other banks wagering on strong growth in...

  8. April 25, 2010

    New company focuses on lesbian and gay sector

    The “pink pound” (or euro) is by now a familiar concept. The purchasing power of lesbian and gay consumers has long been...

  9. January 8, 2010

    ‘Good architecture and no noise at night’

    ‘High ceilings make the space feel much larger, lighter and gives it a real sense of character and elegance’ Dr Paul...

  10. December 17, 2009

    Chaucer's tales

    Having appointed Bob Stuchbery as its chief executive, replacing Ewen Gilmour , Chaucer chairman Martin Gilbert - who is...

  11. June 24, 2008

    No shortage of possible candidates

    Clive Cowdery is confident he can hire a team of experienced bankers to help run Bradford & Bingley if his proposal...

  12. April 1, 2008

    Security for Applegarth

    Adam Applegarth, the former chief executive of Northern Rock, received between £5,000 and £10,000 from the stricken lender...

  13. April 1, 2008

    Security for Applegarth

    Adam Applegarth, the former chief executive of Northern Rock, received between £5,000 and £10,000 from the stricken lender...

  14. February 20, 2008

    Move to prevent Rock advantage

    A joint opposition offensive intended to ensure Northern Rock cannot compete unfairly with other banks was launched at...

  15. February 19, 2008

    Move to prevent N Rock advantage

    A joint opposition offensive intended to ensure Northern Rock cannot compete unfairly with other banks was launched at...

  16. FT Alphaville

    February 17, 2008

    HM Crock

    Alistair Darling formally announced at 4.30pm on Sunday that Northern Rock will be nationalised – or “taken into temporary...

  17. FT Alphaville

    February 13, 2008

    Treasury demands better Northern Rock takeover terms

    The government has told Richard Branson’s Virgin Group that if it wants to take over stricken mortgage bank Northern Rock,...

  18. February 9, 2008

    Brown to step up drive for Rock rescue

    The prime minister is next week expected to step up his involvement in determining the future of Northern Rock as a...

  19. FT Alphaville

    February 8, 2008

    Rock group backs management

    The proposal by Northern Rock’s management team to rescue the stricken bank has won further backing from a group of...

  20. February 8, 2008

    Investor group backs bank team

    The proposal by Northern Rock's management team to rescue the stricken bank has won further backing from a group of...

  21. February 8, 2008

    Investor group backs N Rock team

    The proposal by Northern Rock’s management team to rescue the stricken bank has won further backing from a group of...

  22. February 7, 2008

    Investors back team from Rock

    Investors holding almost a quarter of Northern Rock's shares have thrown their weight behind a rescue bid by the stricken...

  23. February 7, 2008

    Investors back team from Rock

    Investors holding almost a quarter of Northern Rock’s shares have thrown their weight behind a rescue bid by the stricken...

  24. February 6, 2008

    ‘No killing’ to be made in Rock deal

    The chairman of a bid consortium does not generally seek to stress the “unexciting” returns investors can expect to reap...

  25. February 6, 2008

    'No killing' to be made in Rock deal

    The chairman of a bid consortium does not generally seek to stress the "unexciting" returns investors can expect to reap...

  26. FT Alphaville

    February 5, 2008

    Northern Spin and Guff

    Which of the following statements is true? Paul Thompson has been peddling lies. We suspect politicking here, on a grand...

  27. February 5, 2008

    Olivant blames inflexible terms for ditching Northern Rock bid

    Olivant, the private equity group, last night dramatically pulled out of plans to rescue Northern Rock in a move that...

  28. February 5, 2008

    Olivant exit hits chance of vigorous Rock battle

    Alistair Darling's hopes of a vigorous bidding war for Northern Rock were dealt a serious blow last night after Olivant's...

  29. February 5, 2008

    Bidder pulls out of race to rescue Northern Rock

    Olivant, the private equity bidder, yesterday pulled out of plans to rescue the UK's stricken bank Northern Rock. The...

  30. FT Alphaville

    February 4, 2008

    Northern Rock suitors clarify intentions

    Proposals from bidders hoping to take control of Northern Rock are expected to be submitted by Monday‘s deadline, with the...

  31. February 4, 2008

    Northern Rock suitors clarify their intentions

    Proposals from bidders hoping to take control of Northern Rock are expected to be submitted by today's deadline, with the...

  32. February 4, 2008

    Northern Rock suitors clarify intentions

    Proposals from bidders hoping to take control of Northern Rock are expected to be submitted by Monday‘s deadline, with the...

  33. February 2, 2008

    Bank's fate to be decided by end of month

    Gordon Brown is expected to take a final decision on the fate of Northern Rock by the end of this month, as three bidders...

  34. February 1, 2008

    Northern Rock fate decided this month

    Gordon Brown is expected to take a final decision on the fate of Northern Rock by the end of this month, as three bidders...

  35. FT Alphaville

    February 1, 2008

    Bidders’ plans for Rock set to hit jobs

    The three bidders vying for Northern Rock are set to submit highly risk-averse business plans that could lead to job losses...

  36. February 1, 2008

    Bidders' plans for Rock set to hit jobs

    The three bidders vying to take over Northern Rock are set to submit highly risk-averse business plans that could lead to...

  37. January 31, 2008

    Bidders’ plans for Rock set to hit jobs

    The three bidders vying to take over Northern Rock are set to submit highly risk-averse business plans that could lead to...

  38. January 29, 2008

    Rock boss beats drum for standalone bid

    Paul Thompson, the Northern Rock director leading an independent rescue bid for the stricken bank, will this week meet big...

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