Flybe is a share to avoid, said John Collingridge in the Inside the City column in the Sunday Times. The regional airline recently spiked on a takeover offer from Stobart Group and there looks likely to be, based on IAG's move for Norwegian Air Shuttle last week, plenty more consolidation to come among airlines, but the board dismissed the approach.
The FTSE 100 shopping centre owner Hammerson could decide to renegotiate or even abandon a £3. 4bn merger with a rival this week. The board is expected to meet amid growing investor unrest over a proposed tie-up with Intu, whose properties include the Trafford Centre in Manchester. - Sunday Times.