US chain Destination Maternity has withdrawn a bid for UK maternity and baby-wear firm Mothercare. In a statement the company said it was clear that "only a very significant increase" in the offer would be acceptable to shareholders.
More people living in rented accommodation are being served eviction notices as landlords enjoy a boom in the housing market. 1:39am UK, Saturday 26 July 2014.
Time Warner Inc. (TWX) is looking to accelerate growth at HBO by expanding access to broadband customers who don't subscribe to a traditional cable-TV package, according to people with knowledge of the plan.
LONDON (Reuters) - Part-nationalised Royal Bank of Scotland boosted its chances of an earlier than expected return to private ownership, posting a surprise 1 billion pound ($1.7 billion) second-quarter profit as its painful restructuring begins to bear fruit.
Yet another blockbuster merger looks to be on the horizon, this time in the construction section with Carillion making advances to Balfour Beatty.