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John Cotter and son

I may be somewhat unusual in that I was 42 years old in 1994 when I emigrated to America. Despite my age, I had every confidence that life would work (...)

GKN’s headquarters in Redditch, England: GKN’s   campaign to fend off bid, currently worth about £7.8bn (€8.8bn), was boosted on Thursday. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

A top 30 shareholder in British engineering company GKN plans to reject a hostile takeover bid from industrial turnaround specialist Melrose, the late(...)

European shares inched lower on Wednesday as declines in luxury fashion brand Burberry and educational publishing company Pearson weighed on the pan-E(...)

Carillion shares were suspended from trading on Monday.  Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

On the first day of a new trading week US markets were closed on account of Martin Luther King day. Meanwhile, Ireland’s benchmark Iseq overall index (...)

Shares in GKN have rocketed after the engineering firm revealed that it has rejected a £7 billion takeover bid. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Engineering group GKN, a key supplier to Airbus, rejected as “entirely opportunistic” a £7 billion (€7.8 billion) takeover offer from turnaround speci(...)