Sep 16, 2014 11:20 AM ET
ASOS plunged after issuing third profit warning. Lafarge divested its Russia-based cement plant to Buzzi Unicem for €104 million. Orange offered €3.4 billion to Spain-based Jazztel. Thomas Cook declined after fiscal outlook.
Sep 15, 2014 12:16 PM ET
Aker Solutions won five-year contract from Petrobras for $465 million. Hannover estimated net profit for the year of €850 million. Micro Focus agreed to acquire U.S.-based rival Attachmate Group for $2.4 billion. Mojang agreed to a $2.5 billion deal from Microsoft.
Sep 12, 2014 9:32 AM ET
Aveva Group tumbled after revenue outlook. Accsys surged after arbitration tribunal rulings. Boohoo.Com said revenue in the first-half to surge 31%. J D Wetherspoon declined 11% to £41.1 million. Porsche agreed to acquire a stake in the U.S.-based real time traffic information provider.
Sep 11, 2014 1:19 PM ET
Stocks on Wall Street eased after geopolitical tensions in Europe remained high. Crude oil fell for the fourth day after the IEA lowered its global demand outlook. The U.K. pound trended lower on the rising prospects of Scotland leaving the union. EU slaps more financial sanctions on Russia.
Sep 11, 2014 11:27 AM ET
Ashmore pre-tax profit tumbled 35% to £131 million on 26% decline in revenues. Gazprom profit declined 41% to 223 billion rubles but revenue jumped 7%. Next profit surged 19% to £258 million. Ocado third-quarter sales soared 23%. Morrison profit plunged 12% to £183 million.
Sep 10, 2014 3:44 AM ET
Barratt Developments profit soared three-fold to £305 million on 21% rise in revenues. Kingfisher net declined 37% to £277 million. Optimal Payments net profit surged 91%. PureCircle net swung to profit after revenue climbed 44%. Sports Direct net jumped 12% to £301 million.
Sep 09, 2014 1:48 PM ET
Balfour Beatty secured contract worth £70 million to construct the new Crossrail station. Dixons Carphone sales jumped 3%. Kensington Group acquired for £180 million. Whitbread sales surged 13%. Quindell wins a court ruling against Gotham City.
Sep 08, 2014 12:02 PM ET
Auriga sells Cheminova unit to FMC Corp for 10.5 billion kronor. Electrolux agreed to acquire appliances business of GE for $3 billion. L''Oreal to buy Brazil based hair care company for €140 million. Ryanair ordered 200 737 MAX 200 planes from Boeing.
Sep 05, 2014 12:28 PM ET
Emis profit jumped 6% to £9.6 million and revenue soared 41%. Fraport agreed to acquire 75.5% stake in Ljubljana airport for €177 million. Borse Dubai sold its 3.1% stake in LSE.
Sep 04, 2014 2:06 PM ET
Market indexes in New York and across Europe traded higher after the European Central Bank unexpectedly cut interest rate and signaled willingness to purchase €700 billion of sovereign bonds. BP PLC may face additional liabilities in billions of dollars after it was found to be liable for oil spill.