Diageo's shares rose nine per cent, adding more than £3.1bn to the value of the company, on reports that private equity firm 3G Capital was considering launching a takeover bid for the spirits maker.
Gilles Stephan has been recruited by investment firm Balderton Capital to serve as talent director for its portfolio companies, bringing to a close his time as Europe talent acquisition director at global ecommerce business Amazon.
Conservative MP for Richmond Park, Zac Goldsmith, has followed former Arsenal footballer Sol Campbell's lead, by throwing his hat in the ring to replace Boris Johnson.
Against a backdrop of radical change in the British flexible working and parental leave spaces, Richard Branson’s outlandish commitments to staff threaten to do more damage than good.
With co-chief executives Jurgen Fitschen and Anshu Jain coming under fire for failing to take responsibility for Deutsche Bank's manipulation of Libor, chairman Paul Achleitner has announced that a sole CEO will be replacing them to turn the company around.
A new PwC report has found that female millennials globally have an unenthusiastic view of the financial industry, believing the sector is will hold them back if they attempt to make it to the top.
Dublin-headquartered Brandtone has secured an €18.5m debt and equity investment, which the mobile marketing firm plans to use for expansion in developing regions including South East Asia, Africa and Latin America.
A business that aims to make converting money easy is drawing the attention of some big names – from TfL to Westfield London – and the founders of Fourex are hoping Richard Branson will be next on the list.
The music streaming market has just got even more competitive as Apple has officially unveiled its “revolutionary” Apple Music service, which will apply pressure on leading company Spotify and new celebrity-owned Tidal.
US rapper Snoop Dogg is suing beer-maker Pabst Brewing, after he claimed that money is owed to him from the sale of the company and its beer line last year.
After months of speculation, Apple has confirmed that Apple Pay will be coming to the UK in July – with some of the biggest retailers across Britain announcing plans to start accepting the form of contactless payments in the coming months.
A new study by Barclays and Cambridge University has found that women are less likely to be bullish about the prosperity of their businesses, despite female-run companies being found to be posting higher pre-tax profits on average.