FTSE LIVE: Thomas Cook shares plunge another 30%; Amazon takes bite of Deliveroo; Easyjet reports record £275m loss
- Amazon has ploughed £450million into food delivery firm Deliveroo
- EasyJet reported hefty losses for the last six months but sales rose 7%
- Sterling is in the dumps at $ 1.2783 in early trading today
Amazon is leading a £450million investment round in London-based Deliveroo – a move that is set to have repercussions throughout the food delivery sector. The Just Eat share price will be one to watch today.
Meanwhile, Easyjet has reported a half-year loss of £275million, but revenue jumped more than 7 per cent.
Amazon has taken a bite out of Deliveroo – investing £450million in the food delivery service