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G4S set for takeover by Allied Universal Security Services
Canadian suitor GardaWorld refuses to match American rival’s bid for UK security outsourcing firm

Mark Sweney

22, Feb, 2021 @5:39 PM

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G4S migrant workers 'forced to pay millions' in illegal fees for jobs
UK-based security firm faces calls to repay charges made by recruitment agents for jobs in Gulf states and conflict zones

Pete Pattisson

18, Jan, 2021 @7:45 AM

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Gatwick immigration detention centre closed due to staff Covid cases
Serco-run Brook House has been shut and some detainees moved to another centre, Home Office says

Nadeem Badshah

08, Jan, 2021 @8:35 PM

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Tech watchdog's takeover powers might tame Facebook and Google at last | Nils Pratley
The UK’s Digital Markets Unit is likely to have powers to protect startups from the giants, and about time too

Nils Pratley

08, Dec, 2020 @7:59 PM

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G4S agrees to £3.8bn takeover by US rival Allied Universal
Security company with raft of UK government contracts accepts improved 245p a share offer

Joanna Partridge

08, Dec, 2020 @7:32 PM

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Where Tesco leads on business rates relief, others should follow
Now Morrisons has, Sainsbury’s, B&M and co must decide whether to return the chancellor’s gifts

Nils Pratley

02, Dec, 2020 @11:59 AM

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Outsourcing could work if it went to companies who value people over profit | Tom Lloyd Goodwin and Neil McInroy
From test and trace to care homes, it’s time to bring public services back in house and award contracts to social enterprises, say Tom Lloyd Goodwin and Neil McInroy of the Centre for Local Economic Strategies

Tom Lloyd Goodwin and Neil McInroy

20, Oct, 2020 @12:33 PM

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GardaWorld's £100m for advisers suggests it will have to up its bid for G4S | Nils Pratley
The staggering sums sloshing around the Canadian firm’s takeover attempt will stiffen the nerve of G4S’s investors

Nils Pratley

19, Oct, 2020 @6:38 PM

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Silence is a bizarre position for Boohoo's chairman to adopt | Nils Pratley
Firm has accepted conclusions of Alison Levitt’s report, but Mahmud Kamani has said nothing

Nils Pratley

30, Sep, 2020 @5:40 PM

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Arm's sale to Nvidia makes sense but we need binding guarantees | Nils Pratley
The US graphics firm is a better fit for the Cambridge-based chip-maker than the profligate Softbank

Nils Pratley

14, Sep, 2020 @5:57 PM

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G4S rejects £3bn takeover bid from Canadian rival
UK security firm’s shares rise more than 25% on news of approach from GardaWorld

Julia Kollewe

14, Sep, 2020 @10:50 AM

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Mixed race woman fired by G4S after row over black power salute
Worker alleges she was unfairly sacked from Covid-19 testing site, but G4S disputes claims

Mattha Busby

22, Aug, 2020 @6:13 PM

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