Shares fell as much as 14% in early trading after company warned on 2014 profit outlook
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Thursday 23 January 2014
Outlook If there's one thing you'll get accountants to agree with, it's that government pledges to recoup billions from tax avoiders are always massively overstated.
Exclusive: No privatised lie detector tests for sex offenders following outsourcing scandals involving G4S and Serco
Sunday 05 January 2014
Decision to scrap outsourcing of controversial polygraph tests is latest blow to Government's privatisation plans following scandals involving G4S and Serco
Monday 30 December 2013
Independent on Sunday: IT firms lose billions after NSA scandal
American technology firms have lost billions of dollars of business from Asia in the wake of the National Security Agency scandal. Financial filings from IBM and Cisco reveal the two have seen sales slump by more than $1.7bn (£1.03bn) year-on-year in the key Asia-Pacific region as governments and businesses shun American IT firms.
Tuesday 24 December 2013
Analysts think the company could be in line for a multimillion-pound penalty
Thursday 19 December 2013
G4S is facing fresh controversy after the Government announced it plans to refer the private security giant to the Serious Fraud Office for a second time.
Thursday 19 December 2013
More than two-thirds of Government contracts held by the controversial outsourcing giants Serco and G4S are open to fraud and error, ministers have admitted.
Victor Dahdaleh corruption case: Billionaire's fraud trial collapses after key SFO witnesses refuse to give evidence
Tuesday 10 December 2013
A major anti-corruption trial involving a billionaire Labour donor who is a friend of Tony Blair collapsed yesterday following an embarrassing error by the Serious Fraud Office.
Wednesday 27 November 2013
The City grandee Sir Paul Judge has claimed that he was tricked by a supposed journalist in a sting operation orchestrated by the controversial mining company ENRC, with which he is locked in a bitter battle.
Tuesday 19 November 2013
Paul Pindar will appear before MPs investigating government outsourcing on Wednesday
Tuesday 12 November 2013
Wednesday 06 November 2013
Outlook The reason that G4S made such a pig's ear of the London Olympics is that it failed to hire enough staff to do the job.
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Britain’s biggest prison has been criticised by inspectors in another blow to its private operator G4S. HMP Oakwood in Wolverhampton, which can hold 1,600 inmates, had inexperienced staff and high levels of violence and self-harm, HM Inspectorate of Prisons said following a surprise visit.
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Attacks cost £154m in lost tourism
Tuesday 01 October 2013
Chris Ronnie, the former boss of the collapsed sports chain JJB, has failed to have his court case for an alleged £1m fraud thrown out.
Friday 27 September 2013
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Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
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