Hot Off The Wires - 16th April 2021
Infamous activist investor Elliott Management has snapped up a multi-billion pound stake in GlaxoSmithKline as it prepares to launch a shake-up of the drug maker; Glaxo’s shares jumped 5.7% after the news.
The food delivery platform Deliveroo saw orders more than double during the latest coronavirus lockdown but warned the rapid growth will wane as restrictions ease.
Boris Johnson will urge Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cut import tariffs on British whisky and cars as part of a plan to ‘more than double trade with India to £50bn by 2030.’
Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the all-electric EQS sedan that has been billed as a ‘Tesla killer’; will have the longest range of any electric car of up to 470 miles.
The rise of commodities prices continued yesterday, sweeping London’s big mining stocks higher along the way.
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