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Dixons and Carphone Warehouse merger = Dixons Carphone

Thursday, May 15, 2014
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Dixons and Carphone Warehouse merger = Dixons Carphone

Once there was Dixons, Currys, Comet, Carphone Warehouse and PC World. Slowly Dixons took over them all, and the latest merger talks are concerning the merging of Dixons and Carphone... Stock market news »

Barratt Developments share price increase

Monday, March 17, 2014
By SHP

Today Barratt Developments saw its share price increase by just over three per cent, to... Stock market news »

Land Securities Group shares rise on Garden City news

Monday, March 17, 2014
By SHP
Land Securities Group shares rise on Garden City news

Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) shares have risen by 1.45 per cent this morning... Stock market news »


Barclays to sack 12,000 people to save money

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
By SHP

Great news for shareholders, not such great news for the 12,000 employees who face... Stock market news »

Twitter IPO – should you buy twitter shares?

Monday, September 30, 2013
By SHP
Twitter IPO – should you buy twitter shares?

Twitter, the Internet short message board / micro blogging site (a social media platform)... Stock market news »

UK house prices start to rise – September 2013

Monday, September 30, 2013
By SHP

UK house prices have started to rise, indicating that there is increased confidence in... Stock market news »

Persimmon share price suffers

Monday, September 30, 2013
By SHP

UK house builder Persimmon suffered on the markets last week following Chancellor George Osborne request... Stock market news »

What is the “Public Investors List”?

Friday, September 13, 2013
By SHP

If you have received cold calls from people claiming to be carrying out pension... Stock market news »

Lucazade and Ribena Sold

Monday, September 9, 2013
By SHP

British brands Luxazade and Ribena are being sold off by GlaxoSmithKline to Japanese company Suntory, who... Stock market news »

How and Where To Invest Your Money

Monday, July 15, 2013
By SHP

If you have some spare cash sitting under the mattress you may want to... Stock market news »

Royal Mail Group Ltd. To Be Privatised – How Much Are The Shares?

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
By SHP
Royal Mail Group Ltd. To Be Privatised – How Much Are The Shares?

Royal Mail is set to float on the stock market as the coalition government... Stock market news »

Intertek Group

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
By SHP

Intertek Group plc is a multinational business which carries out inspections, product testing and... Stock market news »

J Sainsbury Plc.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
By SHP

J Sainsbury plc. is the holding company for Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd, which is the... Stock market news »

Sainsbury’s Hopes For An Independent Bank

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
By SHP
Sainsbury’s Hopes For An Independent Bank

Sainsbury’s Bank is currently a 50:50 partnership with Lloyds Banking Group. Sainsbury’s were the... Stock market news »

Aberdeen Asset Management

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
By SHP
Aberdeen Asset Management

Aberdeen Asset Management is a fund manager from Aberdeen, founded in 1983. In March... Stock market news »

Rentokill Initial Sell Off City Link for £1

Monday, April 29, 2013
By SHP
Rentokill Initial Sell Off City Link for £1

City Link, the courier company owned by Rentokill Initial, has been sold to Better... Stock market news »

UK Registrars

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
By SHP

If you own UK stocks and hold the certs yourself then it is very... Stock market news »

Do You Need A Fund Manager?

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
By SHP
Do You Need A Fund Manager?

So, if fund managers are not actually making good investment decisions on your behalf,... Stock market news »

Fake Tweet Saying White House Bombed and Obama Injured Hits Stock Market

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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Fake Tweet Saying White House Bombed and Obama Injured Hits Stock Market

Should dealers and traders monitor Twitter? Today a fake tweet was posted saying the... Stock market news »

£130 Billion Of Mortgages To Boost Housing Market

Thursday, March 21, 2013
By SHP

The budget has said that there will be £130 billion of new mortgages issued... Stock market news »

Topsy Turvy Stock Market: Retail Up, IT Down

Monday, March 18, 2013
By SHP

Share prices in Marks and Spencer have risen this morning. During the first 30... Stock market news »

Tata Announce Major Job Cuts In The UK

Friday, November 23, 2012
By SHP
Tata Announce Major Job Cuts In The UK

Tata Steel has announced that around 900 jobs will be cut from Tata. Tata... Stock market news »

Comet May Fall Into Administration – 6000 Jobs On The Line

Thursday, November 1, 2012
By SHP
Comet May Fall Into Administration – 6000 Jobs On The Line

Comet, the electronics retailer, is on the brink of going into administration. Comet is... Stock market news »

Premier Foods Sell Branston Pickle to Japan

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
By SHP
Premier Foods Sell Branston Pickle to Japan

Premier Foods as sold Branston Pickle to a Japanese company to help pay off... Stock market news »

UBS Close Fixed Income Business and Slash 10,000 Staff

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
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UBS Close Fixed Income Business and Slash 10,000 Staff

UBS AG has announced plans to close down its fixed income (bonds investments) unit... Stock market news »

Penguin and Random House Merger

Monday, October 29, 2012
By SHP

Penguin and Random House have announced merger plans. A successful merger will make the... Stock market news »

Virgin Loses The West Coast Rail Contract To FirstGroup

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
By SHP
Virgin Loses The West Coast Rail Contract To FirstGroup

Richard Branson’s Virgin Trains company has lost its contract for the West Coast Rail,... Stock market news »

Marks & Spencer Plc.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
By SHP

Marks and Spencer plc. is one of the most successful retailers in the UK.... Stock market news »

Property Investments Suffer

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
By SHP

The property market is still suffering. News today that house prices are still falling and property... Stock market news »

Marks & Spencer Announce Sales Drop and Change of Management

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
By SHP

Marks & Spencer has announced today that the last 3 months saw sales fall.... Stock market news »