9 February 2016
As previously indicated, easyGroup, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou's private investment company, will be voting a token 20m shares (not its full 34% stake) against the re-election of the easyJet chairman John Barton at Thursday's annual general meeting. easyGroup is taking this action with the aim of fixing the company's dividend payout policy at 50% of post-tax profits in order to maximise total shareholder return.
5 February 2016
easyFoodstore is now open again (today Friday 5th of February 16) and trading business as usual with long lines of customers queuing outside.
3 February 2016
easyGroup and the team at easyFoodstore regret to announce that we will remain closed for one day 4th of February and expect to open with business as usual on Friday the 5th of February at 9am.
2 February 2016
easyFoodstore, the super budget grocery outlet started by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou got off to a flying start earlier today with hundreds of shoppers pouring in to the north London store attracted by a 25p per item offer.
1 February 2016
Cheap food is now available in north-west London after the opening of the first pilot easyFoodstore in the capital. Based next to the easyBus depot on the North Circular Road, the neighbourhood-sized store will be offering a limited and basic range of items at rock-bottom prices. An introductory offer of 25p per item will be available throughout February. This is the latest low price venture from easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou.
26 January 2016
The budget airline founder has issued a statement in advance of the company's AGM next month calling for a higher dividend payout ratio.
18 January 2016
easyGroup, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou's private investment vehicle, intends to vote its 30,625,000 ordinary shares against Resolution 2, (approval of the 2015 executive remuneration report) at the forthcoming easyHotel AGM (21 January). Voting on other resolutions will be withheld. easyGroup is taking this step to register its concern over the proposed cost plan associated with the execution of the company's strategy.
Follow this link for the full results of the easyHotel AGM.
5th January 2016
easyGroup, the brand licensing company owned by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou has approved the opening of easyCoffee, a chain of discount coffee shops offering premium ground coffee at just £1 a cup.
The first easyCoffee outlet has already opened on the Earls Court underground station forecourt (London SW5), offering a range of soft drinks, hot and cold snacks including freshly made sandwiches as well as cappuccinos, espressos and lattes at just £1 a cup. easyCoffee is the trading name of Peoples Coffee, whose director Nathan Lowry has licensed the brand name from the easyJet founder.
7th December 2015
easyProperty, the online estate agency, has closed its third round of funding, securing £25m from a London-based hedge fund and a consortium of angel investors. The company, which was originally seeking to raise just £5m, sealed the deal in just three weeks, and will access £16m immediately, with a further £9m earmarked for future growth.
10th November 2015
easyJet founder and brand owner Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou joined the management and staff of Europe's leading airline today, to celebrate twenty years of flying. On 10 November 1995 easyJet's first ever flight took off from Luton to Glasgow. Twenty years on, the airline flies over 68 million passengers to 137 airports in 31 countries and operates 788 routes across Europe.
9 May 2015
Posted: 09 February 2016
As previously indicated, easyGroup, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou's private investment company, will be voting .... read more
Posted: 05 February 2016
easyFoodstore is now open again (today Friday 5th of February 16) and trading business as usual with long .... read more
Posted: 03 February 2016
easyGroup and the team at easyFoodstore regret to announce that we will remain closed for one day .... read more