Rebecca Adlington announces retirement from swimming.
RBS investment chief John Hourican to resign and waive £4m bonus.
John Malone renews Murdoch rivalry as Liberty Global buys Virgin Media for $23.3bn.
New boss, James Daunt, vows to turn round Waterstones, £40m in the red.
Emirates Airlines is making a return to Formula 1 after striking a five-year deal to become the global partner of the sport.
M&C Saatchi executives awarded £7m of shares. (Maurice Saatchi, Jeremy Sinclair, David Kershaw and Bill Muirhead have each been awarded shares worth more than £1.8m).
Dulux UK marketing director Letty Edwards exits company.
Felix Dennis, the entrepreneur who made millions from computing magazines in the eighties, has returned to his roots with his company’s acquisition of Computer Active.
Former RBS marketing boss Helen Page joins Clydesdale Bank.
GOLDMAN SACHS ASSET MANAGEMENT DIVISION
Jim O’Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs’s asset management division who coined the popular term “BRIC” to refer to four fast-growing emerging markets, will retire later this year, according to an internal memo.
BANK OF AMERICA CORP
Lisa Shalett, the chief investment officer of the bank’s retail brokerage BofA Merrill Lynch, left the company on Monday. Shalett, one of the highest-ranking women at Merrill, was recruited to the brokerage in mid-2010.
CITI PRIVATE BANK
Citigroup’s private bank said Amy Welzer will join as a managing director in its Chicago Ultra-High Net Worth team on March 7. It also appointed Jennifer Jones as an associate banker. Jones will report to Welzer. Both will join from JP Morgan.
CS STARS LLC
The unit of insurance broker Marsh Inc appointed Robert Bentley as president and chief executive. Bentley, who will join on Feb. 19, was previously chief operating officer of Risk Management Solutions.
STIFEL NICOLAUS & CO INC
The financial services firm appointed Paula Savage as a senior vice president, investments, in its Melbourne, Florida, Private Client Group office. Previously, she worked at A.G. Edwards & Sons, which was later acquired by Wells Fargo Advisors LLC.