Nov 29, 2013 10:38 AM ET
Acal profit surged and revenue jumped 3%. Compass Group profit plunged 29% to £429 million. Carillon won contract for £800 million from Sunderland City Council. Hammerson raised $443 million from nine U.S. institutions. RPC Group profit tumbled 55%.
Nov 28, 2013 9:36 AM ET
Deutsche Bank is in talks with Permira Advisers to sell Tilney Investment. Kingfisher sales jumped 8%. Rio Tinto plan to invest $3 billion to increase production capacity. Thomas Cook said loss narrowed as EBIT soared 49%. Wolseley trading profit climbed 9%.
Nov 29, 2013 9:26 AM ET
Alphageo won seismic data analysis contracts. Heidelberg Cement plans to issue convertible-debentures. Il&Fs subsidiary won a contract of $70 million in Ukraine. MRF net soared 12% after sales jumped 5%. Tech Mahindra and MES plan to merge.
Nov 27, 2013 10:09 AM ET
Accor dropped after a stake sale and a decision to split the company. Generali plans to reduce €150 million of costs. Informa agreed to acquire China-based Baiwen Exhibition. Royal Mail profit soared. Telford Homes profit grew. United Utilities Pretax profit soared. Veolia fell after EDF stake sell.
Nov 26, 2013 10:49 AM ET
Algeta received preliminary acquisition offer from Bayer AG. Britvic profit climbed 8%. De La Rue reported flat yearly profit. KCOM profit edged up. Mitchells & Butlers net doubled to £136 million. Premier Oil launched a bond offering. Severn Trent profit surged.
Nov 25, 2013 10:16 AM ET
Aryzta said revenue rose 0.4% to €1.1 billion. Cranswick profit surged 23%. Chemring Group revenue dropped 24%. Essar Energy reported wider net loss. Orange plans to sale its Dominican Republic telecom business for €1 billion.
Nov 22, 2013 10:00 AM ET
Future profit surged but revenue dropped to 9%. Novartis launched its $5 billion share buyback program. TUI Travel plunged after Fredriksen sold his entire stake of 5.4%. Tullow Oil discovered its fifth consecutive oil rift.
Nov 21, 2013 9:51 AM ET
Daily Mail profit plunged 23% on revenue fall of 8%. Johnson Matthey climbed 21% after revenue surged 31%. Mothercare said net loss narrowed. National Grid profit soared 26% to £1.35 billion and revenue climbed 11%. SABMiller net jumped 9%.
Nov 20, 2013 9:34 AM ET
Glaxo sold its stake in Aspen Pharma for £425 million. Swiss Re agreed to acquire 11.1% stake in Sul América from ING. ThyssenKrupp is in talks to sell its U.S. steel plant. Telecom plus profit jumped and agreed to buy 777,000 customers for £218 million from npower.
Nov 19, 2013 9:47 AM ET
Afren climbed on encouraging test oil drilling results. easyJet profit surged 56% as revenue climbed 11%. Enterprise Inns net swung to a loss. ITV said total revenue jumped 6%. Intertek agreed to acquire Architectural Testing for £59 million. TUI Travel sold its stake in NATS Holdings.