Is Pret a Manager “ready to list”?

UK sandwich chain Pret a Manger is believed to be planning a listing in the US, hoping to follow in the footsteps of Shake Shack

P&G’s divestment strategy triggers more speculation

Consumer products giant Procter & Gamble is reportedly considering shedding some of its beauty brands as it seeks to slim down its portfolio to a smaller number of core products.

More problems for the "ethical" bank

Co-operative Bank announced it will have to ask investors for another GBP 400 million to cover more misconduct costs, dealing yet another blow to the beleaguered group.

A case of M&A reflecting life?

Deals involving two retailers at opposite ends of the budget spectrum mirror the widening gap between rich and poor

Bargain Booze to offer investors a tipple

In these straitened times, discount retailers are thriving as consumers watch the pennies