A London-listed gaming company, 888 Holdings, is in talks with Donald Trump to exploit the looming legislation of online gambling in America.
Aberdeen Asset Management wants to replace Katherine Garrett-Cox as manager of the embattled 2.1 billion pound ($3.36 billion) Alliance Trust in what would be one of the most dramatic coups in London’s financial district for many years.
AVON REJECTS ‘OPPORTUNISTIC’ COTY BID
Door-to-door cosmetics seller Avon has angrily rejected a $10 billion bid from Coty, the perfume maker behind fragrances for Beyonce and Lady Gaga, and accused its rival of trying to get a “free look” at its books.
Desire Petroleum and Borders & Southern Petroleum , two of five London-listed exploration businesses with interests in the Falklands Islands, announced annual pre-tax losses of $42.5 million and $1.74 million on Monday.
French-owned firm EDF Energy was handed a slap on the wrist fine on Monday by Britain’s energy watchdog Ofgem for the poor way it deals with complaints.