Category : BUSINESS

BUSINESS / Business News - 3 days ago

Shoe Zone tries ailing Brantano on for size

The listed footwear retailer Shoe Zone has tabled a bid to buy Brantano, a privately owned rival whose owner has signalled the prospect of imminent administration. Sky News understands that Shoe Zone, which has a market value of £88m, is vying with...

BUSINESS / Business News - 3 days ago

Co-op Bank sets April deadline for suitors

Would-be bidders for the Co-operative Bank have been asked to lodge their interest within days, highlighting the urgency with which City financiers are attempting to identify a new owner for the struggling lender. Sky News has learnt that advisers t...

BUSINESS / Business News - 3 days ago

Google in revamp to tackle UK advert scandal

Google has pledged to police its websites better by hiring new staff and overhauling its policies after UK firms suspended advertising because it appeared on extremist videos. The company indicated that while its changes would take some time to be f...

BUSINESS / Business News - 3 days ago

'Shady' ticket site Viagogo snubs parliament

MPs have lambasted the controversial online agency Viagogo for snubbing a parliamentary committee into ticket touting. The Switzerland-based ticket resale site sent an email to the Culture, Media and Sport committee saying it was refusing to send an...

BUSINESS / Business News - 3 days ago

Goldman Sachs to move jobs before Brexit deal

Goldman Sachs will begin moving hundreds of people out of London before any Brexit deal is struck, the banking giant's European boss has said. The remarks from Richard Gnodde, chief executive of Goldman Sachs International, come as Theresa May prepa...