4 October 2019

BP CEO Bob Dudley to retire early next year

Dudley will be replaced by Bernard Looney, current head of the company’s upstream business.

2 October 2019

Martin Gilbert to leave Standard Life Aberdeen

Vice Chair of Standard Life Aberdeen will step down from his role next year

27 September 2019

BNY Mellon Charles Scharf to join Wells Fargo as CEO

Appointment of former Visa CEO ends the six-month long search.

20 September 2019

India sees a rise in stock after reducing corporate taxes

India cuts its corporate tax to encourage foreign investment, and thereby boost the economy.

19 September 2019

Airbnb plans to list on stock exchanges in 2020

Home rentals platform Airbnb becomes the next sharing economy business that intends to go public.

11 September 2019

Shareholders lose faith in Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley

Almost a quarter of independent shareholders voted against Mike Ashley’s re-election at the last AGM.

10 September 2019

Former Deutsche Bank chief to chair Man Group

Man Group appoints as Chairman the former CEO of Deutsche Bank.

6 September 2019

British Airways at risk of more pilot strikes

BA to face more strikes as further negotiations with the trade union fail to take place

5 September 2019

Goldman Sachs continues to shrink its top level ranks

CEO's one-year anniversary internal review has ignited a shake up among the bank's long-time managers

4 September 2019

Nissan CEO to return $400,000 in performance based pay

Hiroto Saikawa received a higher payment after a change in the execution date of his stock appreciation rights.

26 August 2019

Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million for role in Oklahoma opiod crisis

World’s largest healthcare company found responsible for the state’s opioid crisis

22 August 2019

Social media platform Mail.ru acquires car sharing business YouDrive

Mail.ru strike deal with YouDrive in response to drive app success of Yandex.

22 August 2019

Rethinking the purpose of businesses

The decision of big corporations to ditch the shareholder primacy mantra raises questions about the purpose of businesses

15 August 2019

WeWork's IPO raises concern

The multi share system and the lack of female representation on the board could affect investors' willingness to buy WeWork shares

13 August 2019

CBS and Viacom to reunite in an all-stock merger

CBS and Viacom reunited after 14 years in order to take on competitors.