Nestlé sales growth stalls – Financial Times

Financial TimesNestlé sales growth stallsFinancial TimesThese could include formal profit margin targets, for which support is growing among top Nestlé executives, although their intention would be to guide investors on what would be achievable — and not to encourage cuts in investment and marketing spending.and more »

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Nestlé sales growth stalls – Financial Times

London’s ‘Walkie-Talkie’ skyscraper sold for £1.3bn – Financial Times

Financial TimesLondon's 'Walkie-Talkie' skyscraper sold for £1.3bnFinancial TimesCanary Wharf Group had been marketing its stake in 20 Fenchurch Street, of which it had syndicated shares to Morgan Stanley, the Qatar Investment Authority and China Investment Corporation. Rob Noel, chief executive of Landsec (formerly known as Land …and more »

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London’s ‘Walkie-Talkie’ skyscraper sold for £1.3bn – Financial Times

CMC Markets revenues rise ahead of regulatory clampdown – Financial Times

CMC Markets revenues rise ahead of regulatory clampdownFinancial TimesWhile the number of people using its platform slipped by 1 per cent, CMC said this was down to a change in its marketing and and a shift to focus on “premium clients” rather than amateur retail traders – as both European and UK regulators seek to …

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CMC Markets revenues rise ahead of regulatory clampdown – Financial Times

Oil price recovery helps quarterly profits surge at Shell – Financial Times

Oil price recovery helps quarterly profits surge at ShellFinancial TimesRoyal Dutch Shell reported a better-than-expected surge in second quarter profits and continued to trim its debts as the Anglo-Dutch group benefited from heavy cost cuts and a partial recovery in oil prices. Profits on a current cost of supplies basis …and more »

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Oil price recovery helps quarterly profits surge at Shell – Financial Times

GSK’s Walmsley proves her worth – Financial Times

Financial TimesGSK's Walmsley proves her worthFinancial TimesEmma Walmsley's first big decision as chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline, to judge by most media reports, was selling the pharma group's Horlicks drinks brand. But any notion that a background in marketing L'Oréal cosmetics made her more of a brand …and more »

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Hershey dims sales outlook on bitter retail climate – Financial Times

Financial TimesHershey dims sales outlook on bitter retail climateFinancial TimesIt is also revving up for the upcoming Halloween and Holiday season, with marketing expenses expected to rise in the remainder of the year. Still, full-year sales growth is now forecast at 1 per cent, down from the previous expectation for the “low end …

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Hershey dims sales outlook on bitter retail climate – Financial Times