As Nigel Rudd flogs yet ANOTHER flagship business to a foreign firm, we chart his career history
Rudd is chairman of aerospace and defence group Meggitt, which has been swooped on by American industrials giant ParkerHannifin in a £6.3 billion deal.
Stand up to the foreign raiders, says the boss of one of Britain’s biggest aerospace firms, Senior
David Squires, the chief executive of Senior, has said boards must 'do their job' in the face of private equity bids and be less afraid to turn them down.
FTSE 250 hits record high amid buyout spree and factory boom – as it happened
Wellbeing in decline in England as loneliness rises, report shows
RUTH SUNDERLAND: Easy pickings for buyout barons of private equity
The stingy valuation placed on certain UK companies has left them prey to the private equity crocodiles. A study argued that more than 200 firms are vulnerable, including ITV, M&S and Vodafone.
Hong Kong tycoon’s £237m dividend payout from UK Power Networks
UK Power Networks, which runs electricity infrastructure in London, the South East and East of England, handed the huge payouts to Li Ka-shing. The firm has been part of his empire since 2010.
Covid caution dampens the heady promises of ‘freedom day’
Santander in turmoil as ‘next boss’ leaves banking giant
The sudden and unexplained exit of Tony Prestedge has left the bank in turmoil just five months before current boss Nathan Bostock is due to stand down.
It could be time to cash in on the falling price of GOLD
Traditionally, gold has been used as a hedge against inflation, which is why, as prices are already rising at 2.5 per cent, it is surprising that the price of the precious metal has been flat for much of 2021.
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