Greggs (GRG) profits still on a roll with a boom in its vegan snacks. ‘Grab-and-go’ chain announces exceptional year with 27% rise in pre-tax profits.
Barclays (BARC) under investor pressure over fossil fuel stance. Jupiter Asset Management to back campaign resolution calling for halt to investment.
Sirius Minerals (SXX) to be sold after shareholder rebellion fails. Following the £405m sale the UK’s first major deep mine in 40 years now likely to go ahead.
In an emergency move, the US central bank has cut borrowing costs by 50 basis points and warns that the coronavirus “poses evolving risks to economic activity”