James Booth

(Staff)

Reporter covering the legal and insurance sectors. Email stories to james.booth@cityam.com.

March 2019 articles

The boss of Pimlico Plumbers Charlie Mullins has blasted critics of his company as “small-minded haters," following a victory [...]

20 March

US President Donald Trump has never been shy throwing around insults on Twitter, with historic targets including North Korean [...]

20 March

Transactional advisory powerhouse Slaughter and May has promoted just one lawyer to its partnership in its 2019 promotions round. [...]

20 March

THE CITY watchdog is back in the doghouse again following the collapse of mini-bonds lender London Capital & Finance (LC&F). [...]

20 March

Shares in iron ore miner Ferrexpo fell nearly 10 per cent today after it said it was delaying its 2018 financial results amid [...]

19 March

The chair of the Treasury Committee Nicky Morgan MP has called for an investigation into whether there were regulatory failings [...]

19 March

Shares in housing and social care provider the Mears Group fell 10 per cent this morning after it missed targets for profit [...]

19 March

Low cost exercise chain the Gym Group said today it boosted revenue 35 per cent last year to £123.9m as it added 30 new gyms [...]

19 March

Recent reforms to so-called golden visas for wealthy investors have failed to align the rules with existing financial regulations, [...]

19 March

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched an investigation into failed £236m lender London Capital & Finance (LCF), it [...]

18 March

Domino’s Pizza published a statement today hitting back at allegations that it had misled the City over the state of its relationship [...]

18 March

Online property finance marketplace Lendinvest has reportedly appointed advisers for a potential £500m float. [...]

14 March

More than three quarters of general counsels and board members view the risk landscape as having become significantly more complex [...]

14 March

A House of Lords Committee today criticised the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) for the slow pace [...]

14 March

Most regulators for accountants and lawyers are not doing enough to scrutinise money laundering, a senior regulator said today. [...]

12 March