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Rebel shareholder fails to derail FirstGroup

June 25, 2019

FirstGroup's board has survived an attempted coup by a rebel shareholder, with investors rejecting all of the proposals put forward by hedge fund Coast Capital at the  firm's extraordinary general meeting in London.

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Football legend launches investment fund

August 25, 2014

Financial advisers are constantly scouring the market for new investment opportunities. Here, Barry O'Neill, investment director at Carbon Financial Partners, takes a look at one of the more interesting ones.