InterContinental Hotels Group PLC


  • LONDON, Oct 8- European equities fell on Wednesday, with a benchmark index slipping to its lowest in nearly two months, as investors moved out of shares around the world in the face of discouraging signals about the global economy. Growing concern over the spread of Ebola outside Africa also hurt sentiment. In the latest evidence of economic malaise, China's...

  • Qantas stays loyal to its frequent flyer "cash cow" Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    SYDNEY, Sept 1- Australia's flagship airline, Qantas Airways Ltd, is making a mint helping other companies keep their customers- even as it struggles to retain the loyalty of its own. Rival carrier Virgin Australia Holdings announced on Friday it was offloading a stake in its loyalty plan.

  • BOSTON, Aug 4- Activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management said on Monday that it has hired Houlihan Lokey as a financial advisor as it seeks to persuade InterContinental Hotels Group to consider selling itself.

  • Hedge fund wants hotel tax inversion: Report Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 9:34 AM ET

    Marcato Capital Management has hired a bank to tout a purchase of InterContinental Hotels Group for a tax inversion, the Journal reports.

  • Wyndham was the mystery bidder for IHG: report Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 1:45 PM ET
    A sign for the InterContinental Hotel, operated by the InterContinental Hotels Group Plc, sits on display at the hotel in Park Lane, London.

    Intercontinental Hotels' board rejected a merger offer in May, Sky News reports.

  • Midday movers: Allergan, Valeant, US Steel & more Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Midday movers: Apple, Astrotech, Blackberry & More Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 12:20 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • *Gold slumps to 3-1/ 2 month low. NEW YORK, May 27- World stock markets edged up while the euro softened against the dollar and yen on Tuesday following strong U.S. economic data and on expectations of more rate cuts from the European Central Bank. Platinum also fell after South Africa's mining minister pledged to mediate in a long-running strike.

  • Europe shares close higher; Aveva up 10% Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    European shares closed slightly higher on Tuesday, as the U.K.'s FTSE Index rose after being closed for a public holiday.

  • *Wall St up, S&P 500 hits record as utility stocks lead. NEW YORK, May 27- World share markets climbed closer to record levels on Tuesday on expectations the European Central Bank will extend its easy monetary policy, while gold slipped to a one-month low following upbeat U.S. economic data.

  • Early movers: HSH, PPC, AAPL, GM & more Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 7:38 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-World shares hover near all-time high Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 4:42 AM ET

    *European shares open steady, FTSE plays catch up after Monday gains. Britain's FTSE 100 opened up 0.3 percent as it played catch-up after a holiday. Asian trading had been timid too, but another solid session for Japan's Nikkei and shares in China, nudged MSCI's 45- country all-world index up to 420 points leaving it just below its 2007 record high of 428.63 points.

  • European shares buoyed by merger hopes Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 3:22 AM ET

    EDINBURGH, May 27- European shares edged higher on Tuesday, supported by hopes for more mergers and acquisitions activity that helped UK shares outperform mainland Europe.

  • Marriott lures millennial loyalty with AC Hotels Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:59 PM ET
    Artist rendering of the AC Hotel in Miami Beach.

    Europe's AC Hotels are coming to the United States in hopes of luring the millennial business traveler.

  • Hotel, airfare prices rise as more plan summer travel Friday, 16 May 2014 | 10:45 AM ET
    Lesia, Greg and Evan Bryant in New York City during their three-week road trip.

    The recession finally appears to be in the rear-view mirror for American travelers, many of whom will even indulge in upgrades, according to new industry reports.

  • European shares end lower as Ukraine concerns weigh Friday, 2 May 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    European markets closed lower in trade on Friday, despite a better-than-expected U.S. jobs number.

  • Hotel construction in post-recession boom phase Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 10:37 AM ET
    Best Western Premier hotel in Herald Square, New York.

    As lending options returned last year, hotel companies have ramped up construction, including Best Western, which is aiming for a more upscale market.

  • UK companies ended 2013 on a high Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    U.K. companies posted their best results in two years during the fourth quarter, according to The Share Centre.

  • Hotel data breach went undetected for nine months Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    Customers at 14 hotels in eight states will get free credit monitoring for a year after a data breach.

  • Hotels data breach ire could lead to tipping point Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 5:29 PM ET

    Fourteen hotels in eight states are awaiting the results of an investigation into a nine-month security breach of customer information