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    1. Fast FT

      July 21, 2016

      AO World biggest FTSE 250 riser on strong first quarter

      Shares in AO World rose 7.9 per cent in early trading to 145p, after the online white goods retailer reported...

    2. FT Alphaville

      June 8, 2016

      FT Opening Quote

      AO World losses have increased as it tries to expand in the UK and Germany, Sainsbury sales are down, Tesco is set to...

    1. Fast FT

      June 8, 2016

      AO World names new chairman, losses widen

      AO World, the UK online vendor of washing machines and other white goods, has reported a full year pre-tax loss of...

    2. Fast FT

      May 27, 2016

      Quindell/Watchstone suffers large loss for 2015

      Quindell has changed its name, but not its financial fortunes. Under the new name of Watchstone, the insurance...

    3. February 25, 2016

      Premier Oil considers renegotiating lending terms

      Premier Oil is considering attempting to renegotiate its banking terms with its lenders in the coming weeks as it seeks...

    4. January 8, 2016

      Watchstone shores up faith

      Indro Mukerjee has his work cut out to revitalise Watchstone, the assortment of businesses left after Quindell sold its...

    5. August 17, 2015

      Quindell hires Indro Mukerjee as new chief executive

      Quindell, the lossmaking insurance computer software group under investigation by the Serious Fraud Office, has hired a...

    6. August 5, 2015

      SFO and UK regulator launch probes into Quindell practices

      The Serious Fraud Office has launched an investigation into Quindell, the insurance company, over “business and...

    7. June 24, 2015

      Regulator launches investigation into Quindell accounting

      Quindell has suspended trading in its shares, after the Financial Conduct Authority commenced an investigation into its...

    8. FT Alphaville

      June 23, 2015

      Uh oh, AO World

      Have a look at the top of the shareholder register for AO World, the UK white goods retailer which listed in London...

    9. June 2, 2015

      AO World losses hit £2.8m as conditions weigh on retailer

      AO World, the online electrical goods retailer that stunned the City last February when it floated in London with a...

    10. April 2, 2015

      Booker in hunt for new chairman as sales hit record

      Booker has begun the hunt for a new chairman as sales reached a record £4.75bn at the cash-and-carry wholesaler in the...

    11. March 16, 2015

      AO World slips as chairman Richard Rose sells most of his stake

      The chairman of AO Worldhas sold the majority of his stake just weeks after the white goods retailer issued a profit...

    12. March 5, 2015

      Quindell offloads past acquisitions

      Quindell has begun unpicking the knots from its past spree of acquisitions, selling its investment in a car repair...

    13. FT Alphaville

      February 27, 2015

      Quindell ain't for sale whole

      The latest update from Quindell lands. Contrary to rumors circulating, the company is not talking to Australian law...

    14. January 16, 2015

      Quindell’s new deputy chairman quits Financial Reporting Council

      Jim Sutcliffe has resigned from the board of the Financial Reporting Council, days after the insurance executive...

    15. January 12, 2015

      Quindell under fire over new appointments

      Quindell’s corporate governance has come under renewed fire after the former stock market darling granted more than...

    16. January 12, 2015

      Private sector left floundering by risk of contracts such as Sellafield

      Until 2011, a visit to Sellafield atomic power station was de rigueur for any school in Northern England seeking a day...

    17. FT Alphaville

      January 12, 2015

      What's an eighth of zero?

      Further to the announcement by Quindell that it has appointed two new executives in return for a bucket full of options...

    18. FT Alphaville

      January 12, 2015

      QPP offers new chairman a roll of the dice

      Quindell, the description-defying collapsed stock promotion acquisition roll-up machine whose stake-selling founder...

    19. April 13, 2014

      Crawshaws’ pigs are flying high

      The stock market remains enthralled with discount retailers, especially if they have a big online presence. Consumers...

    20. January 11, 2012

      Money well runs dry for small oil explorers

      Oil prices continue to ride high above $100 a barrel. Yet, odd as it may seem, increasing numbers of London-listed...

    21. October 12, 2011

      Rockhopper and Desire strike Falklands oil deal

      A reshuffling of oil licence interests between companies prospecting off the Falkland Islands helped lift the share...

    22. September 13, 2011

      Cairn falls as Arctic well fails to find oil

      Shares in Cairn Energy fell by as much as 10 per cent on Tuesday after it said that a key well off Greenland had failed...

    23. August 24, 2011

      Tullow downgrades production on record profits

      Tullow Oil, the FTSE 100 upstream oil company, has downgraded full-year production on the back of record interim...

    24. August 15, 2011

      Rockhopper raises Falklands oil estimate

      Rockhopper Exploration, the oil explorer focused on the Falklands Islands, has more than doubled its oil estimates on...

    25. July 26, 2011

      High oil price lifts BG Group

      Soaring oil and natural gas prices helped BG Group shrug off the recent North Sea tax increase, as the energy group...

    26. June 27, 2011

      Small caps: Rockhopper profits taken

      Shares in Rockhopper Exploration traded in a wide arc on Monday as investors booked profits after a positive update on...

    27. May 26, 2011

      Tullow pays $305m for Jubilee stake

      Tullow Oil has agreed to pay $305m to increase its shareholding in Ghana’s giant Jubilee offshore oil field to 36.5 per...

    28. March 30, 2011

      Footsie nears 6,000 with Centrica rising

      Centrica was in demand as the FTSE 100 pushed on towards the 6,000 level. The British Gas owner rose 2.5 per cent to...

    29. November 2, 2010

      PartyGaming held back by Bwin concerns

      Upbeat earnings news helped lift the FTSE 100 back to a six-month high on Tuesday but the rally left PartyGaming...

    30. October 26, 2010

      Cairn Energy suffers blow to Arctic drilling

      Cairn Energy, the FTSE 100 oil and gas explorer, has written off $185m (£118m) in costs after abandoning two wells and...

    31. October 26, 2010

      Explorers endure bumpy ride for Falklands oil

      When Rockhopper, the Aim-quoted Falklands oil explorer, this month reduced estimates of its showpiece Sea Lion well,...

    32. FT Alphaville

      August 23, 2010

      The price of oiler realpolitik

      Here’s an AIM-listed enigma to ponder on Monday. Life is looking rather good if you’re a London-listed oil mid-cap at...

    33. July 26, 2010

      Ghana’s Owo oil find lifts Tullow

      UK-listed Tullow Oil on Monday announced an oil discovery in Ghana potentially as valuable as the Jubilee field that...

    34. June 29, 2010

      North Sea oil find lifts groups

      Shares in a number of UK oil companies surged yesterday after they announced what could be the largest discovery of...

    35. June 29, 2010

      North Sea oil find lifts groups

      Shares in a number of UK oil companies surged on Monday after they announced what could be the largest discovery of...

    36. June 16, 2010

      Oscars vs footy

      Thomson Reuters deputy co-chairman Niall FitzGerald commended the Guildhall audience at the Extel awards - the City's...

    37. June 5, 2010

      Rockhopper jumps after Falklands oil upgrade

      Shares in Rockhopper, the first oil explorer to find oil on the Falkland Islands, jumped almost 33 per cent after it...

    38. June 4, 2010

      Rockhopper jumps after Falklands oil upgrade

      Shares in Rockhopper, the first oil explorer to find oil on the Falkland Islands, jumped almost 33 per cent after it...

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