Tag : finance
Hedging your bets: how to manage currency risksSubscription
Foreign currency hedging provides stability, but making a loss is just as likely as a gain
Barclays appoints new head of retail Subscription
Barclays has appointed Karen Johnson as the national head of retail, wholesale and healthcare for its corporate banking business.
In a turbulent year for retail, the buying and selling of major players from the high street to the high end has pervaded. Here is Drapers’ run-down of some of the companies entering 2019 under fresh ownership.
Mothercare has said it is in talks with its financing partners, since it predicts it will need “waivers of certain financial covenants” to support its ongoing turnaround plan.
Forum for Manchester indies to launchSubscription
Law firm HRC Law is launching a support group for independent retailers in Manchester.
Pringle of Scotland records ongoing lossesSubscription
Pringle of Scotland made a £4.9m pre-tax loss in the year ended 28 January 2017 as it continues to struggle to turn a profit.
Sales up at Oasis and Coast Subscription
Oasis has revealed a jump in annual profits and online sales, as group stablemate Coast successfully completed the final stage of its three-year turnaround plan.
UK retailers to lag behind EU next yearSubscription
UK retailers’ earnings growth potential will be lower than that of their continental peers in 2018 in the wake of Brexit uncertainty, according to Moody’s.
Scotch & Soda made a loss of €5.4m (£4.7m) in its 2016/17 financial year, despite its revenue jumping by 3%.
Hard Brexit to cost UK manufacturers £17bnSubscription
Manufacturers throughout the UK will be hit by a £17bn fall in revenue following a hard Brexit, a new report has found.