Tag archive for ‘United Kingdom’
By businessnewstoday On Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Mondelez to invest in Reading Science Centre in UK for product development

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Global snacks company Mondelez International will invest $6 million in its Reading Science Centre in the UK towards the development of new chocolate, More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, June 14th, 2019

PPRO acquires Latin American payments provider allpago

PPRO acquisition of allpago : UK-based cross-border e-payments company PPRO has acquired allpago, a Latin American payments provider for an undisclosed price, to create one of the leading platforms in the world More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Culzean gas field in UK North Sea brought into production by Total

Oil and gas industry news : French oil and gas giant Total and its partners in Block 22/25a in the UK North Sea have started production from the Culzean gas field, which is estimated to contain 250-300 million barrels More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, June 8th, 2019

Hornsea Two offshore wind farm : DEME Offshore bags €200m contract

Offshore wind industry news : DEME Offshore, a subsidiary of the DEME Group, has bagged a contract worth more than €200 million from Orsted for the transport and installation of foundations and turbines of the More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Goldman Sachs to acquire UK insurance broker Aston Lark from Bowmark

Goldman Sachs acquisition of Aston Lark : Goldman Sachs through its merchant banking division, is set to acquire UK insurance broker Aston Lark from private equity firm Bowmark Capital for an undisclosed price. As More...

By Raghuram Kadari On Saturday, May 11th, 2019

Checkout.com rakes in $230m in fintech series A funding round

Checkout.com funding update : UK online payment provider Checkout.com has raised $230 million in a fintech series A funding round, raising capital for the first time from outside investors since its inception, as More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Gallagher to acquire JLT aerospace insurance business for £190m

Insurance acquisition news : Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Gallagher) has signed a deal worth around £190 million to acquire the global aerospace insurance broking business of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (JLT). For More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, January 27th, 2019
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Hitachi cancels £16bn Wylfa Newydd nuclear power project in UK

Nuclear power industry news : Japanese conglomerate Hitachi has scrapped the 2.7GW Wylfa Newydd nuclear power project in the UK after failing to secure the necessary project funding. The  Wylfa Newydd project was More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

Japan’s Hitachi put a $28 billion nuclear power project in Britain on hold on Thursday, dealing a blow to the country’s plans for the replacement of ageing plants. David Pollard reports. Source: reuters window.__ventunoplayer More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, January 20th, 2019

UK shoppers rein in spending as Brexit nears

British shoppers cut back on spending in the three months to December for the first time since last spring, adding to evidence of a consumer slowdown as Brexit approaches. Pascale Davies reports. Source: reuters window.__ventunoplayer More...