Home 2017 August

Monthly Archives: August 2017

Wells Fargo reveals more fake accounts

US bank Wells Fargo...

Leicestershire tech company gears up for growth

A technology company which serves the rail and bus industries and their passengers has narrowed its losses. 21st Century, based in Ashby, is a specialist...

India's growth rate slows as new sales tax confuses firms

India's economy grew at...

Currency rates hit new low at airport bureaux de change

Travellers buying their currencies...

John Lewis to sell plumbers and builders

Finding the right person...

Find out how the founder of Rotherhill Developments has so much fun in the...

One of the county’s most successful developers says he was a bit of a letdown to his parents when he was in his teens. Paul...

Property investment company Harworth spends £12m on 145 acres of prime Leicestershire real estate

A property investment company has spent around £12 million on 145 acres of housing land in north west Leicestershire. Harworth Group, based in Rotherham, South...

Legal 500: IP team at Spearing Waite wins regional firm prize

The intellectual property and media team at Leicester law firm Spearing Waite has picked up an award. The team won a regional Legal 500 UK...

Storm Harvey: Shell boss takes stock of disruption

Shell boss Ben Van...

US stocks unmoved by strong GDP growth

US stocks were mixed...

Co-op enters talks to acquire Nisa convenience store firm

The Co-operative group has...

Outgoing Dunelm boss John Browett – who he is and where did he come...

Veteran retailer John Browett was born in Oadby, brought up in Rutland and worked for UK and international retailers. In July 2015 he came back...

Boss of one of county's biggest businesses leaves post 'for personal reasons'

Dunelm chief executive John Browett has left the business with immediate effect. In a statement to the Stock Exchange the homeware retail giant said he...