UK Companies

Dance review: Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland at Royal Opera House, WC2 | Times2

★★★★☆The Royal Ballet’s 2017-18 programme will feature a celebration of the work of Kenneth MacMillan shared with five other UK companies, plus world premieres from Arthur Pita and Twyla Tharp. But first comes the season opener, and what a treat Christopher Wheeldon’s take on Lewis Carroll is, even if you’ve seen it before. When it premiered in 2011, Wheeldon’s sumptuous, ...

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UK private equity is heading for its strongest year since the financial crisis with £12bn of buyouts

Private equity investment in UK companies is heading for its strongest year since the financial crisis, as the third quarter of this year saw the highest amount of money invested since 2007. Buyout houses dug into 44 deals worth a combined £12bn between July and September, deploying the most capital in UK businesses for a decade, according to data provider ...

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Prince William to be patron of Liverpool’s 2018 International Business Festival

PRINCE WILLIAM announced he will be the Patron of Liverpool’s 2018 International Business Festival at a launch event in London. (Thursday night) The Festival, at the Exhibition Centre, Liverpool, next to the Echo Arena, next June, will bring together businesses from across the country and around the world to access practical advice, make connections and hear inspirational presentations from industry ...

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City-based business secures R100m in UK export deals

Software ace Justin Coetzee shows how accurate and user-friendly the train commuter information application is that he developed for cellphones. Picture Ian Landsberg A city-based business has secured export deals worth more than R100million, following a Western Cape Government trade mission earlier this year. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, on 27 September 2017 announced that GoMetro, which focuses on ...

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Europe plans Sentinel satellite expansion

Image copyright Airbus DS/Max Alexander Image caption Sentinel-5P will launch in mid-October to monitor air quality around the globe Europe has begun the process of scoping an expansion to its Sentinel Earth observation network. Six new satellite concepts will be studied, including a constellation of spacecraft that can monitor emissions of carbon dioxide. Invitations to tender (ITTs) for the feasibility ...

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FTSE 100 back in black … but not by much

FTSE 100 closes up 9.31, FTSE 250 ahead by 109 Technology small-caps Mobile Streams and Servision hammered Mid-caps SSP, Synchona and Stagecoach advance on news flow US markets mixed   FTSE 100 ended in positive territory, having been lower earlier, with builders ...

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Why wellbeing strategies aren’t working (and three ways to make them better)

28 September 2017 – Wellbeing strategies are all the rage, but new research shows few employees are actually reaping the benefits due to poor engagement from management Jermaine Haughton From yoga classes and smoking cessation initiatives to free fruit and in-house counsellors, British employers are continually implementing these methods to ensure staff are ‘happy and here’. With numerous studies showing ...

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Eazy Print Professional and Bespoke Design Service More Popular with Customers – Press Release

Whilst there may be many UK companies providing printing services for individuals and businesses, Eazy Print remains a popular choice due to its array of products and services. One key service offered by Eazy Print is a bespoke, professional design service for as little as £15 for leaflets, flyers, brochures, banners, and more. UNITED KINGDOM – 2017 – Printing service ...

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Green Dragon Gas Ltd, Ergomed PLC, IXICO PLC …

Green Dragon Gas Ltd () boss Randeep Grewal struck a positive tone as the company release what are seen as a significant set of financial results. “We are pleased to announce a positive set of results for the first half of 2017. It is the first time in almost a decade that we report as a pure upstream company,” ...

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10 high yielding shares in the FTSE 100: how safe are their dividends?

While dividend pay-outs from FTSE 100 listed companies is expected to increase, a decline in profit estimates has left dividend cover dangerously thin. According to AJ Bell’s Dividend Dashboard report, aggregate dividend forecasts for FTSE 100 in both 2017 and 2018 are on the up. The consensus of analysts now is that dividends from the top 100 UK companies will ...

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