Cambridge scientists’ bonanza as firm is sold for £815m

Two Cambridge scientists to make millions after cancer specialist they founded sells to Sanofi for £815m By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:01 GMT, 11 January 2021 | Updated: 22:01 GMT, 11 January 2021 Two Cambridge scientists will make millions of pounds after the cancer specialist they founded was sold to French drugs … Read more

Building firms’ £15bn bonanza since Grenfell disaster

Building firms linked to Britain’s unsafe housing crisis have made more than £15billion in profit since the Grenfell Tower disaster. The astonishing success of major property developers and construction companies has allowed them to pay shareholders dividends of £5billion. The biggest ten firms paid their chief executives an average total salary of £2million in the … Read more

AIM fundraising bonanza continues in run-up to Christmas

SMALL CAP MOVERS: AIM fundraising bonanza continues in run-up to Christmas By Calum Muirhead At Proactive Investors For Thisismoney Published: 12:38 GMT, 11 December 2020 | Updated: 12:39 GMT, 11 December 2020 A flurry of fundraising activity on the small cap market showed no signs of slowing down this week as a stream of AIM-listed … Read more

MARKET REPORT: DIY bonanza spruces up Howden Joinery shares

MARKET REPORT: DIY and home improvement bonanza spruces up Howden Joinery as shares soar 4.5% By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 21:52 GMT, 9 December 2020 | Updated: 21:52 GMT, 9 December 2020 Nobody could have predicted that 2020 would be the year of home improvements and DIY. During the first lockdown, people … Read more

Locked-down Britons unearthed a bonanza of back-garden treasures including gold coins

Coronavirus lockdown measures led to a spike in back-garden archaeological discoveries, including 15th century gold coins, the British Museum revealed.  More than 47,000 discoveries were registered with the British Museum’s Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) so far this year – many from garden-based discoveries.  In the first lockdown alone – starting in March – the scheme … Read more

Supermarkets set for £12bn Xmas bonanza

Supermarkets set for £12bn Xmas bonanza: Families to spend £387m every day By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 21:53 GMT, 8 December 2020 | Updated: 22:05 GMT, 8 December 2020 Supermarkets are set for a £12billion Christmas shopping bonanza as families stuck at home splash out record sums on food and drink. The … Read more

America braces for Black Friday: Retailers pin their hopes on shopping bonanza

The Black Friday bonanza has begun across the United States with shoppers lining up across parts of the country as retailers pin their hopes on a spending surge after months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  Despite being warned by the CDC that in-person shopping would drive up the … Read more

Tech tycoons scoop £180bn coronavirus bonanza

Billionaires behind America’s tech giants have increased their fortunes by £180bn this year By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 22:07 GMT, 30 October 2020 | Updated: 22:17 GMT, 30 October 2020 The billionaires behind America’s tech giants have increased their fortunes by £180billion this year, astonishing figures show.  Despite coronavirus hammering traditional parts … Read more

Fees bonanza from Caesar’s takeover of William Hill

Bosses, bankers and advisers will enjoy massive £169m payday from Caesar Entertainment’s takeover of William Hill By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:18 GMT, 26 October 2020 | Updated: 22:23 GMT, 26 October 2020 Bosses, bankers and advisers will enjoy a massive £169m payday from Caesar Entertainment’s takeover of William Hill.  The Las … Read more