Britain's competition watchdog will probe Takeaway.com's buyout of Just Eat , possibly delaying completion of the multi-billion dollar deal to create one of the world's largest meal delivery companies.
SIG Plc shares tumbled as much 26% on Thursday as the building materials supplier warned on 2019 profit for the second time in three months, after December sales were hit by a long-running weakness in European construction markets.
Shares in NMC Health and Finablr plunged on Wednesday after two major shareholders launched a discounted share sale in the London-listed groups, weeks after NMC was hit by a short-selling attack by U.S. firm Muddy Waters.
Aston Martin warned its 2019 profits would almost halve due to weak European markets, sending its shares sharply lower as rivals Bentley and Rolls-Royce powered ahead. | Video
LONDON Britain's energy regulator said on Friday it has fined three electricity suppliers a total of 10.5 million pounds for a power outage last August which affected one million customers and caused transport chaos.
AstraZeneca and Merck's ovarian cancer drug Lynparza has received U.S. regulatory approval for the treatment of advanced pancreatic cancer, cementing its lead in a niche category of cancer treatments.
Britain's competition regulator is launching an in-depth investigation into Amazon.com Inc's purchase of a stake in online food delivery group Deliveroo after the companies failed to assuage its initial concerns.
Royal Dutch Shell said on Friday it expected to write down up to $2.3 billion in the fourth quarter, the latest major energy company forced to shrink estimates for sector values due to a weaker economic outlook. | Video