Sebastian McCarthy

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Reporter covering retail and property. Email stories to seb.mccarthy@cityam.com

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February 2019 articles

Fast-fashion chain New Look moved into the black in its year-to-date results this morning, with cost savings and a third-quarter [...]

13 February

Dutch brewing giant Heineken has said this morning that it sees no sign of a slowdown in the year ahead, as it forecasted higher [...]

13 February

US investor Viventi has said today that it is planning to inject £100m into the UK’s growing build-to-rent (BTR) market. [...]

12 February

Down the years, through booms and busts, investment in property has always meant one thing – buying buildings. [...]

12 February

House prices in London’s most expensive neighbourhoods tumbled in the run-up to Christmas, continuing on a downward trend in [...]

12 February

Kering’s flagship Gucci brand became the latest in a swathe of luxury retail names to buck fears of a slowdown in demand from [...]

12 February

US politicians thrashed out a finance deal late last night to prevent a renewed government shutdown, but fears loomed over whether [...]

12 February

Blue-chip travel giant Tui today posted widening losses for the final three months of last year, as a summer heatwave and a [...]

12 February

Embattled department store chain Debenhams saw its shares jump 35 per cent this morning after it secured a £40m cash injection, [...]

12 February

What on earth is Mike Ashley’s plan? That is the question echoing around the City every time the retail tycoon emerges as an [...]

11 February

London developer Telford Homes has ramped up its investment in East London this morning after announcing plans for a £160m housing [...]

11 February

Leading online bingo operator Stride Gaming’s share price jumped eight per cent in morning trading after confirming reports [...]

11 February

Frozen foods giant Iceland is mulling a move to snap up supermarket stores that Sainsbury’s and Asda could be forced to offload [...]

11 February

One of Just Eat’s major shareholders has urged the takeaway giant to start merger discussions with a "well-run industry peer" [...]

11 February

A major fire which has destroyed one of Ocado’s flagship robotics distribution centres has been extinguished this afternoon, [...]

8 February