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New Transit
Rail News
Banking giant HSBC has announced that it is to sell train leasing company Eversholt Rail Group for £2.1bn to a group of investment funds. The... continue
Categories: Rail, ROSCOs, Other, All of UK
New Transit
Reflections
New Transit
The recent media coverage given to Alliance Rail’s plans to introduce a new network of open access services on routes to the north of England... continue
New Transit
Rail News
Banking giant HSBC has announced that it is to sell train leasing company Eversholt Rail Group for £2.1bn to a group of investment funds. The... continue
Categories: ROSCOs, Other, All of UK
New Transit
People
Train leasing company Alpha Trains, formerly known as Angel Trains, has announced that  Shaun Mills is to succeed Haydn Abbott as chief... continue
New Transit
Rail News
Banking giant HSBC has announced that it is planning to sell its rolling stock leasing business in a move that could see the business sold for as... continue
Categories: Rail, ROSCOs, Other, All of UK
Transit
Business Comment
Despite the Department for Transport’s protests, its decision to enter the rolling stock leasing market has been interpreted by many in the... continue
Transit
Rail News
The Department for Transport has set up its own rolling stock leasing company to procure 202 new diesel trains for the Great Western, TransPennine... continue
Transit
Rail News Lead Story
By James Dark
Leasing prices negotiated for new rolling stock orders will be 30-50% higher in today’s market than last year’s, one of Europe’s... continue
Transit
In brief
The last edition of Transit (October 10) featured an article by former rail regulator Tom Winsor. Due to a printing error the word... continue
Categories: Rail, ROSCOs
Transit
Rail News
The Department for Transport has asked the Competition Commission to consider whether an adjudicator should be appointed to resolve disputes over the... continue
Transit
In brief
The Department for Transport has concluded negotiations with Alstom and Angel Trains for the delivery of 106 new Pendolino carriages to the West... continue
Transit
Other Columnist
By Nicholas Finney
With the present government’s power seeming to ebb away in the face of a harsh economic climate and a resurgent Cameron-led, Conservative... continue
Transit
Business Comment
DfT-bashing is, of course, a great sport, enjoyed by both journalists and the rail industry executives who brief them. But on occasions, out of sheer... continue
Transit
People
Following a recent internal review, HSBC Rail has announced its new management team for the business.  Mary Kenny has been appointed as chief... continue
Categories: People, Rail, ROSCOs, Other, All of UK
Transit
Rail News Lead Story
By James Dark
The Competition Commission has called for a shake-up of the Department for Transport's rail franchising policy, following its initial investigation... continue
Transit
Business Comment Lead Story
After the failure of the Department for Transport’s negotiations with Virgin Trains over expanding the West Coast train fleet, the civil... continue
Transit
People
Angel Trains has appointed Malcolm Brown as managing director for its UK activities, which is a newly created role. He will be responsible for all... continue
Categories: People, ROSCOs, Other, All of UK
Transit
Rail News
Network Rail is considering whether to buy tram-trains to help facilitate their introduction on routes in the north of England. The company is... continue
Transit
Rail News
First has fingered rolling stock leasing company Angel Trains for attempting to charge excessive prices during the competition for the Greater... continue
Transit
Rail News
The Competition Commission has announced that it will be scrutinising the government’s franchising policy as a core part of its inquiry into... continue
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