Category : BUSINESS

BUSINESS / Business News - 4 days ago

Blackstone to buy The Office Group for £500m

The world's biggest property investor is buying a British flexible office provider in a deal that will be interpreted as a vote of confidence in the UK economy as Brexit talks get underway. Sky News has learnt that Blackstone, the private equity gia...

BUSINESS / Business News - 5 days ago

Co-op Group in stand-off over bank rescue

The Co-op Group is locked in a stand-off this weekend with a consortium of hedge funds about a £200m pensions deal that would pave the way for a rescue of the mutual's former banking arm. Sky News has learnt that talks involving the Co-operative Ban...

BUSINESS / Business News - 6 days ago

Hammond: UK needs pragmatic Brexit approach

Chancellor Philip Hammond said Britain should prioritise jobs and prosperity and take a "pragmatic" approach as it begins Brexit talks next week. The comments at a meeting of EU finance ministers in Luxembourg come amid reports of divisions between...

BUSINESS / Business News - 6 days ago

Hammond: UK must be pragmatic in Brexit talks

Chancellor Philip Hammond said Britain should prioritise jobs and prosperity and take a "pragmatic" approach as it begins Brexit talks next week. The comments at a meeting of EU finance ministers in Luxembourg come amid reports of divisions between...