Brewers Fuller, Smith & Turner have reported a rise in profits for the six months to September despite bad weather.
Profits at the group which owns the Daily Mail newspaper have risen 10% for the 12 months to the end of September.
Fitch downgrades Sony
A poor start to the year has seen car parts and bicycle retailer Halfords report a drop in first-half profits.
Moody's Investors Service has today (Tuesday) downgraded France's government bond rating by one notch to Aa1 from Aaa.
Budget airline Easyjet have reported a record profit after a rise in passenger numbers who delayed their holidays to after the Olympics.
A new research report entitled ‘The new twin peaks model: A report on the financial services industry's views on upcoming regulatory issues’ by DLA Piper and BDO has raised concerns about the impact of the new twin peaks structure, with the creation of the two new bodies – the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) widely expected to place a considerable additional cost burden on companies in the sector.
Online food retailer Ocado has seen share prices jump by almost 25% following an announcement that it had extended a key loan agreement and seen improved sales.
The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has published, for public consultation, an initial integrated set of policy recommendations to strengthen oversight and regulation of the shadow banking system.
Malmaison and Hotel du Vin to be sold off