Finance and reporting

Texas Instruments reports 30 per cent rise in profits but decline in demand

Texas Instruments
Q3 net income of $784m aided by cost-cutting measures
23 Oct 2012

ARM sees profits rise over 20 per cent after strong quarter

An Arm Holdings logo
iPhone, Samsung smartphones and Microsoft Surface orders all aid chip designer
23 Oct 2012

Google's shares crash on poor Q3 figures

Trading in Google shares halted on Nasdaq after earnings figures released early
18 Oct 2012

Intel profits plummet as IBM revenues flat-line

Enterprises’ cautious IT spend affecting tech giants
17 Oct 2012

Facebook pitches $20m 'Sponsored Stories' settlement agreement

Payout for 125 million affected users now included
09 Oct 2012

Whitman pledges to turn around HP ‘by 2016’ as shares plummet to nine-year low

CEO merry-go-round is to blame for revenue slump, says Whitman
04 Oct 2012

Oracle focuses on modernising banking IT

Mark Hurd tells Oracle OpenWorld that many banks suffer from legacy applications left over from mergers
02 Oct 2012

Businesses worldwide unprepared for eurozone disaster

Eurozone crisis could strike suddenly, warns Gartner
19 Sep 2012

Dell recruits former HP exec as PC sales slump

Company changes tack as poor PC and laptop sales hit revenues
22 Aug 2012

Shared services agreements have saved a total of £30m, says LGA

Integrating IT systems saves Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire councils nearly £5m
14 Aug 2012

HP warns of huge loss after $8bn EDS writedown

Also announces new enterprise services chief and COO
09 Aug 2012

Amazon suffers 96 per cent drop in Q2 profits

$775m acquisition of Kiva is key contributing factor
27 Jul 2012

Apple blames European sales and iPhone 5 rumours for missing earnings target

Q3 revenue was $35bn, $1bn less than forecast
25 Jul 2012

Google second quarter revenues increase 35 per cent

Growth up by a more modest 21 per cent, excluding Motorola acquisition
20 Jul 2012

PayPal acquires credit card capture firm

eBay payment giant makes another bold move into mobile space
18 Jul 2012

Infosys and TCS Q1 earnings show stark contrast

Companies have eight per cent difference in year on year Q1 growth
13 Jul 2012

We could rescue clients from eurozone crisis ‘in a day’ says Visa CTO

400 man days of Euro extraction ‘no problem’ in 24 hours says payments business
28 Jun 2012

UK's "attractive ecosystem" drove Silicon Valley Bank's UK debut, says chief

SVB could lend billions of pounds to UK tech businesses
11 Jun 2012

Qualys files for $100m IPO

Cloud security provider will list under 'QLYS' symbol
11 Jun 2012

UK branch of Silicon Valley Bank welcomed by George Osborne

Chancellor lauds opening of iconic technology bank
11 Jun 2012

Banks harnessing big data to analyse customers' shopping habits

Retailers and banks teaming up to exploit customer data and build profiles of choices, says FICO
11 Jun 2012

Logica to be acquired by CGI for £1.7bn

Last of the major UK IT services companies sells out
31 May 2012

Direct Line insures its future with HR in the cloud

Insurer invests in new HR systems as part of divestment from state-owned RBS
13 May 2012

Maude points to savings in response to select committee criticism

The minister said recent savings of more than £275m show the government's determination to renegotiate contracts and give SMEs a chance
30 Mar 2012