IAG to launch new pension scheme for British Airways
Fri 08 December 2017 07:20
(ShareCast News) - International Airlines Group announced on Friday that its subsidiary, British Airways, has decided - following consultation with its trade unions and employees - to launch a flexible benefits scheme incorporating a new defined contribut
Vodafone Malta merger talks end at behest of regulator
Fri 08 December 2017 07:19
(ShareCast News) - Vodafone Group confirmed the end of its merger talks with Melita on Friday, putting the blame on regulators in Malta.
RM signals expectation-busting year ahead of results
Thu 07 December 2017 14:58
(ShareCast News) - RM expects its results for the financial year to 30 November to be ahead of expectations, it confirmed on Thursday.
Sports Direct and Primark named and shamed for underpaying staff
Thu 07 December 2017 14:44
(ShareCast News) - Sports Direct and Primark are among a list of companies that have been named and shamed for paying staff less than the minimum wage, with the government dishing out £1.3m of fines and ordering £1.7m to be paid to 16,000 underpaid work
Friday preview: Non-farm payrolls in focus, Berkeley reports interims
Thu 07 December 2017 13:08
(ShareCast News) - For traders this week is rather back-end loaded, with the US non-farm payrolls providing an early climax on the first Friday of every month, with UK industrial production and trade data providing some early action.
General Electric axing 1100 UK jobs as its restructures power business
Thu 07 December 2017 13:02
(ShareCast News) - US industrial giant General Electric is shedding 12,000 jobs from its power operations, including 1,100 in the UK, as new CEO John Flannery moves to restructure the firm following years of stagnation.
International PPL invests in Frankfurt police headquarters
Thu 07 December 2017 12:53
(ShareCast News) - Infrastructure investment company International Public Partnerships has entered into a binding commitment to acquire a stake in the new public private partnership police centre of South-East Hesse in Offenbach, near Frankfurt in Germany
Playtech drops on Ladbrokes Coral/GVC deal
Thu 07 December 2017 12:49
(ShareCast News) - Shares in gambling software company Playtech fell after Ladbrokes Coral said it is in advanced talks with GVC Holdings about a possible takeover of the bookmaker, amid concerns about the implications of the deal on its contract with Lad
Ryanair dismisses threat of pre-Christmas strikes
Thu 07 December 2017 10:46
(ShareCast News) - Ryanair pilots in Italy have voted for a short strike on December 15, though the Irish company have shrugged off the threat.
HSS Hire surges as it announces additional cost savings
Thu 07 December 2017 09:52
(ShareCast News) - Shares in HSS Hire surged on Thursday after the tool and equipment hire firm said it has identified £10m to £14m of additional savings to be made following a strategic review.