Cash reserves of EMEA’s listed companies hit new high – but ‘pivot point’ will herald wave of investment
Listed companies across Europe, the Middle East and Africa have built up cash reserves of almost €1 trillion (€963 billion), according to a new report by Deloitte.
Mamas & Papas (Retail) Limited creditors approve CVA proposals
The creditors of Mamas & Papas (Retail) Limited (“Mamas & Papas”), the premium nursery retailer, have voted through the proposed landlord Company Voluntary Arrangements
Deloitte invests over £30m to create 338 high-value jobs in Belfast
Deloitte in Belfast is investing more than £30m over the next five years creating a further 338 jobs across a range of services including technology.
IPO investments deliver 5.5% higher return than the FTSE 100, ahead of a bumper H2
The 28 IPOs listed so far this year outperformed the FTSE 100 by 5.5%, according to research by Deloitte.
UK new car market growth shows no signs of slowing down
David Raistrick, UK Automotive Leader at Deloitte comments on the latest car registration figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, which show a 9.4% increase to 72,163 units compared with August 2013.
FTSE 100 companies respond to new disclosure regulations and voting regime
More than three quarters of FTSE 100 companies have made changes to their remuneration arrangements in the past 12 months, as companies respond to shareholder expectations and the Government’s new rules on disclosure and voting.
Wake up and plug in
About a third of UK smartphone users, 11 million UK adults, look at their phone within five minutes of waking up, according to new research by Deloitte on UK mobile usage habits. This compares with 67% of 18-24 year olds who do so within 15 minutes.
Premier League clubs set new record of £835m spend in transfer window
Player transfer spending by Premier League clubs in the summer 2014 transfer window reached a new record, according to analysis by the business advisory firm Deloitte.
Deloitte higher education finance directors survey
Despite wariness about the financial and regulatory environment, universities are set to unleash investment in teaching and student facilities as competition for student numbers increases, according to a survey by Deloitte, the business advisory firm.
Record summer spend for Premier League
With one weekend remaining until the close of the 2014 summer transfer window, Deloitte’s analysis shows that gross transfer spending by Premier League clubs has already reached a record level.