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EasyJet offers private jet experience at Luton – without the private jet image
. EasyJet passengers can now travel like billionaires – at least to as far as the steps of the plane – following the launch of a new venture to allow the airline’s customers to use the private jet terminal and facilities at Luton airport. ...
Deposit-free renting sounds good – or could tenants lose out? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 06:00:18 AM
.... Not only do renters have to fork out hundreds of pounds in letting agent fees, but they usually have to stump up the equivalent of a month’s or six weeks’ rent as a deposit, too. However, several new ventures reckon they have found a way to rent properties without having to put down a deposit. ...
Willie Walsh: 'I think some of the criticism of BA has been unfair' image
....Millennials, Walsh contends, pose a huge challenge for a brand like BA. In the days after the IT meltdown, he had his hands full with a new venture to try to reach that younger, cash-strapped market: a low-cost, long-haul airline within IAG called Level, launching its first flight out of Barcelona to Los Angeles. ...
Walking away: when is it time to call it quits on your business? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 06:00:50 AM
....For now, she’s writing a blog with a friend and working on a play. But the experience hasn’t put her off potentially starting a new venture in the future. ...
Peer-to-peer lending promised 6%, but I’ve been left red-faced and in the red image
....Some have taken Zopa’s withdrawal as a warning that credit standards in the rest of the sector are slipping. Yet, Zopa announced this week that it had obtained new venture capital funding and expects to lend around £1bn this year. ...
RBS could rob us of the chance to see Fred Goodwin grilled in court | Nils Pratley image
....Even so, this appointment looks odd. Hackett previously spent 30 years in the office furniture business at a company called Steelcase and has been running Ford’s mobility division for less than a year, which is too soon to tell if the investments in exciting new ventures will pay off or are merely exciting in the sense of being expensive. ...
From yoga instructors to novelists: five ways to turn your hobby into a job image
....Though you must remember to factor in some downtime or you’ll burnout, adds Beedell. “At some point you may want to have a chat with your employer about reducing your hours or taking unpaid leave to focus on your new venture. ...
Mr Fixer image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 11:01:33 PM
.... . And far from just securing tickets for the latest sell-out play, or a table at some hotshot chef's new venture, concierge firms are being used to organise many aspects of clients' lives. ...
Amazon enters business supplies market image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of April 2017 09:17:46 AM
....Called Amazon Business, the online marketplace offers firms VAT-free pricing, VAT invoices, and software to track and limit spending. The new venture adds to Amazon's huge range of businesses from online video, to groceries to cloud computing. ...
Glad to be sacked image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 13th of March 2017 12:12:20 AM
....'". Thankfully for Mr Gormley, the staff that he most wanted to keep decided to follow him out the door, and six months later he launched his new venture - Naked Wines. ...
Mulberry slips into red but sales grow image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 8th of December 2016 09:12:29 AM
....”. Mulberry struck a deal with its majority shareholder Challice to form a new venture to run its business in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. ...
Ex-Autonomy director accused by US prosecutors of elaborate financial fraud image
.... The Serious Fraud Office, which led the investigation, dropped the case in January 2015, citing “insufficient evidence for a realistic prospect of a conviction”. Lynch has placed his earnings from Autonomy into a new venture, Invoke Capital, which invests in start-up tech firms. ...
Ex-Tesla rival Fisker rejoins electric car race image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of October 2016 01:24:10 AM
....Mr Fisker's previous company, Fisker Automotive, founded in 2007, built luxury cars popular with celebrities until its high profile 2013 bankruptcy. For his new venture, Mr Fisker has announced both a high-end car as well as an affordable mass-market model. ...
Building a community restaurant in Botswana image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 26th of August 2016 08:23:52 PM
....A youth activist from a young age, he has already founded a design and branding company. His new venture is a community restaurant in one of the poorer parts of Gaborone - the Old Naledi district to the south of the city. ...
Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington to step down image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 11th of August 2016 12:37:36 PM
....Arianna Huffington, who co-founded the liberal news website Huffington Post 11 years ago, has announced she is to step down as editor-in-chief. She will leave the AOL-owned site to run a new venture, Thrive Global, she said on her Twitter feed. ...
Capitalism’s claim to do good looks shaky if there’s little to prevent it doing harm image
.... Most analysts are gently optimistic that the Brent crude benchmark will be back above $60 by year end, but see no reason to suppose it will be much higher for 2017 or much beyond. Last week Shell unveiled deeper cutbacks following its successful tie-up with rival BG, while BP hived off its £1bn Norwegian business to a new venture with a local independent called Det Norske. ...
Will BHS's deficit sink the pensions lifeboat? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of April 2016 06:40:57 PM
....5bn). Atlas Mara, with a 30% stake in a Nigerian bank and operations in six other sub-Saharan countries, would then be folded into the consortium’s new venture. ...
Music streaming service boss departs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 28th of March 2016 05:50:15 PM
....". Pandora also said that chief strategy officer, Sara Clemens, would become chief operating officer to help expand the businesses and develop new ventures. ...
Dear Jeremy – your work problems solved image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 26th of March 2016 06:59:21 AM
.... To not seek permission from your employer will be a clear breach of contract and you will be perpetually in a state of anxiety over the possibility of your second career being exposed. Do you really want to run your new venture in a covert way from the shadows? starterforten. ...
Startup of the Year 2015-2016 competition entry: Eye Eye Design image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of March 2016 04:58:28 PM
....Elliot Simmonds, marketing consultant for Eye Eye Design, explains why the business should win the Startup of the Year category of the Guardian Small Business Showcase competition:. Eye Eye Design is a new venture from Funky Readers, focusing on high quality reading glasses from Europe and across the globe. ...
City News: Fastjet, Amazon, HSBC and Berkeley Group image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 19th of March 2016 03:23:00 PM
....Amazon declined to comment on a successor, amid speculation it could be its China boss Doug Gurr. It said: “We’d like to thank Christopher for his many contributions and wish him the best with his new venture. ...
Amazon's UK boss leaves for US retailer Shutterfly image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 18th of March 2016 03:50:52 PM
.... However, his time in charge as also been fraught with controversy over Amazon’s tax arrangements, handling of weapons including knives, and employment practices. Amazon said: “We’d like to thank Christopher for his many contributions and wish him the best with his new venture. ...
What it takes to be a migrant entrepreneur image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of March 2016 07:53:06 AM
....In December 2014 I sold the business to a competitor. I split the money between buying a house and starting a new venture, a migrant entrepreneur support service. ...
Five vital steps to set up a successful manufacturing business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of March 2016 07:30:08 AM
....All of these factors can seem obvious, but for that reason alone they are often ignored. In all the excitement of a new venture it’s too easy to get distracted by the big picture. ...
Credit-card lending pays off for Provident image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of February 2016 09:48:26 AM
....8pc rise in pre-tax profits to £273. 6m for 2015, helped by its fast-growing credit card Vanquis and new ventures including the car finance provider Moneybarn. ...
Qantas soars to record half-year profit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of February 2016 12:45:08 AM
...."Both globally and domestically, the aviation industry is intensely competitive. That's why it's so important that we maintain our cost discipline, invest to grow revenue, and continue innovating with new ventures and technology. ...
Puerto Rico woos US investors with huge tax breaks as locals fund debt crisis image
....”. Mara Montilla, who used to work for Puerto Rico’s government, was also at the conference to network with potential clients for her new venture Elite Arrivals which promises to solve any possible problem for those relocating to the island. ...
Sir Stelios takes on the supermarkets with food for 25p image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 1st of February 2016 06:24:17 PM
....co/geSxmL0tpz. He is being supplied in his new venture by Euro Shopper, a brand produced by Dutch non-profit buying alliance AMS which works on behalf of ten other European retailers, including Kesko in Finland and Esselunga in Italy. ...
NewVoiceMedia to spend big to go Stateside following $30m fundraise image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 28th of January 2016 05:00:33 AM
.... Business Growth Fund, the £2. 5bn fund backed by some of the nation’s largest banks, has invested through its new venture arm, BGF Ventures. ...
Legal & General to build and rent out 3,000 new UK homes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of January 2016 10:28:44 AM
.... In February 2015, LGC bought a £25m site at Walthamstow to build and rent more than 300 flats. It is putting this site into the new venture. ...
Powerboat builder Fairline saved as mystery Russian investors swoop in  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 25th of January 2016 02:15:36 PM
.... . Administrators from FRP Advisory today agreed to sell Fairline's assets to a new venture called Fairline Acquisitions Limited in an arrangement that will save about 100 jobs. ...
Friends Reunited website to close after 15 years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 18th of January 2016 03:36:54 PM
.... I hope this doesn't impact on my MySpace account!. Pankhurst’s new venture is a network called Liife, which will allow users to plot key life events on a chart. ...
Can B Corp be the next Fair Trade for socially-minded corporations? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 7th of January 2016 03:32:15 PM
....”. As for B Lab’s new venture into media, Gilbert and Bryan Welsh say it will be independent of B Lab but will serve as a hub for people who care about how business can change the world for the better. ...
Britain to share more electricity with France and Ireland under new City scheme image
. A City financier supporting a proposed power cable between Iceland and Britain is launching a new venture to build several more links to electricity sources across Europe. ...
L&G considers selling its Dutch retail unit image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 2nd of January 2016 04:55:16 PM
.... L&G, which has already sold assets in Ireland and Egypt in the past year, is thought to be weighing up a sale in 2016 as part of its exit strategy from non-core businesses. Meanwhile, it is beefing up its presence in big-ticket pension transfers and new ventures in the UK and US. ...
Facebook enters transport business image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 17th of December 2015 06:33:19 AM
.... . The companies announced their new venture via separate blogs. ...
HelloFresh creator whips up online cookery course, 60 Second Chef image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 14th of December 2015 04:43:14 PM
....” . DIY start-up: Patrick Drake is film-maker, chef and web designer in his new venture. ...
Innovation statement: startups 'free to fail' in bid to encourage risk-taking image
. Personal liability laws for company directors whose business ventures fail will be relaxed in a bid to encourage investors to take more risks with new ventures, as part of a $1. ...
Worldpay to offer cash advances to small businesses image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 4th of December 2015 05:00:00 AM
.... . Worldpay is not thought to require a banking licence or consumer credit authorisation for its new venture. ...
The Pfizer-Allergan merger is good for the US – if you're in the 1% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of November 2015 12:35:01 PM
.... Instead, a smaller portion will flow to the Irish government’s coffers, since “Pfallergan” will pay corporate tax there at a rate of 17% or 18%, instead of the 25% or so that it pays to the United States today. Those savings, Read insisted, will make it possible for Pfallergan to create more jobs in the United States and to reinvest its retained profits in new ventures. ...
George Barris obituary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of November 2015 07:53:00 PM
....Having left San Juan high school in Citrus Heights, near Sacramento, George moved to Los Angeles and opened a custom shop in the nearby town of Bell, where his brother joined him after wartime service in the US navy. They relocated to a new venture in Compton, also in Los Angeles county, the Barris Brothers Custom Shop. ...
Fidessa falls on concerns about outlook for City software specialist image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of November 2015 11:14:25 AM
.... We were partly disappointed - the last time Fidessa did a capital markets day was 2008 - so much has changed since. Fidessa has the potential to rock the global fintech (as opposed to cash equities) market but its new ventures falter (it still doesn’t know what to do in Fixed Income and Derivatives, and is three years from profitability). ...
Metro launches into savings best buy battle paying up to 2.7pc image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of November 2015 06:04:20 AM
.... . "This launch marks a new venture for Metro with online applications available, widening its net to more savers, which as long as the rates remain at a competitive level, can only be good news for savers”. ...
London Stock Exchange tries to break into futures market image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 16th of October 2015 01:02:12 PM
.... . The London Stock Exchange's chief executive Xavier Rolet said the new venture will "provide greater choice to the market as a whole"  Photo: REUTERS. ...
Selling the seasons: meet the man making money off autumn leaves and bricks of snow image
....Waring has nothing concrete planned for the future as he will be busy this year with his leaf and snow businesses. But he isn’t ruling out new ventures entirely. ...
From boom to bust to boom: the property business with nine lives image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of October 2015 01:00:38 PM
.... . The company has pulled back from Dubai, focusing on three new ventures: high-end student accommodation business Vita Student; private rentals business Affinity Living; and City Suites, a serviced offering for business travellers. ...
Multinational corporations can deliver impact at scale, but how? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of October 2015 03:58:38 PM
....For Novozymes, DIVA is an expansion of business development capability and a new channel for developing opportunities. It will enable the company to reach further, build new expertise and explore ambitious new ventures with the potential for greater development impact. ...
Autonomy founder Mike Lynch sues HP for $160m over fraud claims image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 1st of October 2015 08:17:16 PM
.... Mike Lynch. “In particular, Dr Lynch had advanced discussions with various financial backers, including private equity firms, for investments into Dr Lynch’s new venture, Invoke Capital. ...
First Utility launches in Germany - branded as Shell image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of September 2015 04:00:29 AM
. First Utility and Royal Dutch Shell are to launch a new venture in Germany selling households gas and electricity under Shell’s branding. ...
Millennial entrepreneurs may be delusional, new study finds image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of September 2015 01:29:47 PM
.... . The latest Albion Growth Report, an annual poll of Britain's small businesses, which is now in its third year, found that entrepreneurs aged 35 and under - the "Millennials" - were bullish on the growth prospects for their new ventures, with 14pc predicting "dramatic" expansion compared to just 8pc of 45 to 54-year-olds. ...
Mayfair hooks a prize catch as tackle firm Fox comes aboard image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 26th of September 2015 06:02:37 PM
.... The business was started by Mr Sasaki, the former head of Lloyds Banking Group’s private equity arm – LDC – for three years. He has been joined in the new venture by former LDC colleagues Kunal Dasgupta, Bertie Aykroyd and Mr Ahmad. ...
Leveraging the power of innovation to advance children’s rights and wellbeing image
. Innovation is the lifeblood of business - from the way rethinking hospitality has made Airbnb into one of the most talked-about brands (with a value of $20-$25bn (£13-£16bn), and the number of users roughly doubling each year since 2012), to Google’s determination to keep creating new ventures despite its position as the world’s most-used search engine. ...
Invest in barrelled whisky 'for 9.5pc annual returns' image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of September 2015 08:12:17 AM
.... . The online market place for this new venture, where investors and distilleries will come to buy and sell, has been developed by Bullionvault - the firm which operates the highly successful online trading site for physical gold and silver, launched in 2005. ...
Ex-Google chief claims new venture will hit £1bn 'unicorn' status image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 20th of September 2015 09:23:50 PM
. The former UK head of Google has launched a new venture, which he claims will become the next "unicorn" – £1bn-valuation success story – by offering the nation’s workers a solution to their money worries. ...
Rise of online TV will rock ITV and Sky, warns Viacom chief image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of September 2015 08:09:01 PM
.... . He said: “The only time that I would be concerned is where their new ventures, let’s call it, [move into] areas that a lot of commercial media companies have invested in and put a lot of capital in the UK. ...
D&D London: ‘Yes, we call it German Gymnasium but don’t expect a wurst and schnitzels shop’ image
.... It is also looking at launching its first restaurants in the Middle East and its first outside Japan in Asia. “We’re doing more new ventures and we’re also building on the success we had last year in remodelling some classics of the London restaurant scene like Quaglino’s and Avenue,” says Gunewardena. ...
The fabulous forties – the perfect age to start a business image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of September 2015 06:35:50 AM
....“I think experience, greater perspective and in some cases a little more resource to prime the pump means in many ways your 40s are a great time to start a business,” says entrepreneur Duncan Cheatle, 47. Cheatle has founded several startups, including The Prelude group and The Supper Club, and has just set up a new venture, Rise To, which “matches young people to the best entrepreneurial jobs”. ...
Innovation in funding 2015-16: BioCapita image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 1st of September 2015 08:27:40 AM
....com. In order to raise funds to start my new venture I rented my home out while my wife was pregnant and moved in with relatives. ...
Game Over or Continue: What has become of Leamington Spa's games industry?  image
.... New outfit Radiant Worlds didn’t just have a ready-made team, it had the backing of Korean billionaire Kwon Hyuk-Bin, founder of South Korea’s second largest video game company, SmileGate. The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the gaming entrepreneur poured enough money into the new venture to allow it to grow to 85 people today, building one of the most ambitious games of all time. ...
Andy Murray goes on crowdfunding spree image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of August 2015 08:38:30 AM
....co. uk in 2014, netting £60m, is seeking to raise £30m for his new venture fund; £549,900 has currently been invested. ...
Google becomes Alphabet, but what does it spell for investors? image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of August 2015 12:14:23 AM
.... Mr Pichai, who was born in India, is currently product chief at Google, where he has worked on Chrome, Google Drive, Gmail and Google Maps since 2004. With Mr Page’s sights set on new ventures – “Sergey and I are seriously in the business of starting new things,” he says – the call to appease investors may have come from the recently appointed chief financial officer, Ruth Porat. ...
South Africa's circular economy could be lifeline for its 25% unemployed image
....”. It’s early days for South Africa’s emerging circular economy and, according to Alex Lemille, founder of Cape Town-based sustainability consultancy Wizeimpact, the process of starting a new venture is still seen as challenging among South Africans and is very much dependent on cultural background and skills level. ...
'You only live once: I really believe we can all do some good' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 24th of July 2015 06:19:17 AM
....”. So she started out on a new venture, working with her now-extensive network of young designers, helping them to get sales. ...
Money Talks: contactless card fraud, most convicted landlords and savings warning image
....London’s latest luxury housing – where a car space is £50,000. As the UK population ages, new ventures are popping up to cater for the needs of older people. ...
Can business hubs give entrepreneurs a head start? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of July 2015 06:00:01 AM
....Business hubs have mushroomed in the past five years, in part as a result of government measures to support small enterprises, such as Startup Britain, says Joanna Cox, head of business partnerships, research and innovation at Cranfield University. By providing office space and facilities at a low rent, combined with networking opportunities and advice, business hubs offer a way of supporting new ventures through the tricky early stages. ...
The AA to relaunch loans and mortgages business in deal with Bank of Ireland image
.... . “This new venture builds on the AA's brand strength and financial services expertise and lays the foundations for the AA to develop a long-term strategic financial services proposition. ...
Turn your pension into a small business start-up fund image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of July 2015 09:16:50 AM
.... So it effectively shuts the door on any further significant contributions using the tax shelter of a pension. If you decide to go ahead, it might be tempting to plough a large proportion of your pension into your new venture at the start. ...
IMF’s late confession is a double-edged blessing for Alexis Tsipras image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of July 2015 06:05:17 PM
.... But Dixons Carphone is right to take up a low-risk offer. Success is not guaranteed but an investment of $32m for a 50% interest in the new venture means the price of entry is reasonable. ...
Peter Vicary-Smith interview: Which? chief on why he has the pensions industry in his sights image
....”. Another new venture he has pioneered is Trusted Traders, a database of handymen rated by an army of ex-trading standards officers who check everything from qualifications and credit history to customer complaints. ...
Richard Branson's $500m mission to boldly go raises more questions than answers image
.... It could all simply have been the crucial learning process leading up to OneWeb’s successful launch, of course. But it doesn’t feel like an entirely substantial track record, or explain why O3B’s backers didn’t appear to have followed him to  his new venture. ...
Laidlaw launches new £3.3bn oil and gas buyout fund image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of June 2015 09:11:07 AM
. Former Centrica boss Sam Laidlaw has unveiled his new venture aimed at snapping up oil and gas assets in North Africa, South East Asia and the North Sea with a £3. ...
What next for Mike Ashley and Sports Direct? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 6th of June 2015 04:00:46 PM
Best of the Sustainable Brands summit in San Diego image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of June 2015 11:45:57 PM
....Kashi works with the Non-GMO Project to verify that some of its products are GMO-free even as its parent company, Kellogg’s, has spent nearly $2m opposing state-by-state efforts to require labeling of GMOs, according to Just Label It. Jeff Johnson, who is Kashi’s senior director of innovation and new ventures, as well as its “surfing nutritionist at large” – yes, that’s his title – was asked to explain the company’s position on GMOs during a panel at Sustainable Brands. ...
The surprising success of Britain's university spin-outs image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 30th of May 2015 03:00:22 PM
.... . The firm now has a number of deals with technology transfer departments at redbrick universities, although Mr Smith points out that the largest institutions will disclose up to 400 discoveries a year, while IP Group looks to set up less than 10 new ventures a year – only a handful of which will turn out to be commercially successful enough to generate licencing revenue. ...
How to start a... PR agency image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 28th of May 2015 06:00:00 AM
....”. Mitchell Kaye has founded two agencies: Mischief, which he set up in 2006 and sold five years later, and new venture The Academy. ...
Zip World - the company that's moving faster than its rides image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 22nd of May 2015 11:05:34 PM
.... It's cost around £600,000, and I expected the budget to be around £350,000. But we have a surplus in the bank so this new venture has been funded by that. ...
Young & Co hopes for rugby boost image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 21st of May 2015 04:09:23 PM
....9pc and now account for almost a third of turnover. Young’s expanded its food offering at the start of the month when it launched a new venture called Burger Shack, selling food from a customised Airstream truck and a stall in the garden of The Windmill in Clapham. ...

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