LONDON The cost of staging the 2016 referendum that triggered Britain’s impending exit from the European Union was almost 130 million pounds ($163 million), the UK’s electoral regulator said on Friday, amid calls from some politicians for a second vote.
LONDON, Dec 7 As lawmakers gather in Britain's
parliament on Tuesday to vote on the future of the country's
relationship with Europe, traders in London's financial hub will
be bracing for a potential burst of market turmoil that could
affect the Brexit process itself.
LONDON As lawmakers gather in Britain's parliament on Tuesday to vote on the future of the country's relationship with Europe, traders in London's financial hub will be bracing for a potential burst of market turmoil that could affect the Brexit process itself.
A consortium led by the biggest investor in Intu Properties has scrapped a 2.9 billion-pound bid for the British shopping center owner, the second time in less than a year a takeover of the firm has collapsed.
LONDON Playtech's founder Teddy Sagi has sold out of the gambling software company he set up 19 years ago by offloading a stake worth around $87 million.
LONDON One of Britain's biggest pension funds has joined other investors, law firms and trade bodies in raising concerns about plans to give the government more power to scrutinize takeovers and other deals on security grounds, documents seen by Reuters showed.
LONDON Two shareholder advisory firms have backed Takeda Pharmaceutical's $62 billion takeover offer for drugmaker Shire , dealing a blow to a group of investors who hope to block the deal.