Argos acquisition takes sting out of Sainsbury’s sales slip
Although Sainsbury’s posted a 0.4% decline in total retail sales, Argos was able to weather the tough retail environment, giving investors hope for Sainsbury’s new growth initiatives.
Charles Stanley reports second quarter revenue hit
Charles Stanley’s second quarter numbers were hit by lower commission fees and disposals resulting from its redirected business the firm said on Thursday.
BP announces further cost-cutting following Q2 profit slide
BP is readying itself for further declines in the oil price following a halving in quarterly profits, the firm has announced in its Q2 2015 results.