French pharma group  Sanofi posted its best day in three years after announcing revamped margin goals a narrower drug focus. Photograph: Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

European shares fell for a second day running on Tuesday, but a 6 per cent jump in drugmaker Sanofi and a report that US and Chinese officials are pla(...)

Activist investor Starboard Value targeted the Dublin-based drugmaker Perrigo last year and urged it to explore a sale of its prescription business. Photograph: Getty Images

Dublin-based consumer health and generics group Perrigo is shaking up its board and replacing half of its directors with members tied to an activist i(...)

President Donald Trump has ordered the US to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Photograph: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo

Shares fell across Europe as newly-inaugurated US president, Donald Trump, signalled his intention to renegotiate deals such as the North American Fre(...)