Mar 31, 2014 11:12 AM ET
Babcock won £7 billion contract to decommissioned 12 nuclear plants. Glencore signed a port expansion agreement worth $1 billion with Mauritania. ING Groep paid €1.23 billion to Dutch government and plans to resume dividend payments Austria and American Movil.
Mar 28, 2014 11:18 AM ET
Deutsche Wohnen profit surged 46% and sales climbed 55%. Intesa Sanpaolo annual net swung to a loss €4.55 billion as fourth-quarter loss widened. U.K. insurance companies tumbled after a regulator plans to investigate the sale of 30 million policies between 1970s and 2000.
Mar 27, 2014 9:13 AM ET
Alstom plunged 6% on the rising probabilities of charges from the U.S. Babcock Intl agreed to acquire Avincis for £920 million. Daily Mail dropped after it lowered fiscal outlook. H&M profit climbed 8% to 2.7 billion kronor. United Internet sales jumped 11%.
Mar 26, 2014 11:10 AM ET
Bellway profit surged to £81 million and revenue soared 39% to £701 million. Lloyds Banking declined after the government sold second portion of its stake to raise £4.23 billion. Legal & General won a bulk annuity contract worth £3 billion. RBS plans to sale Irish hotels assets for €400 million.
Mar 25, 2014 11:25 AM ET
888 Holdings surged after revenue climbed 10%. EasyJet expects pre-tax loss in the first-half to narrow to £65 million. Kingfisher profit surged 26% to £710 million on 5% increase in revenues. Royal Mail plans to cut about 1,600 jobs. Wolseley profit surged 72% to £229 million.
Mar 24, 2014 10:47 AM ET
BNP Paribas lifted its fiscal outlook for years to 2016. Credit Suisse agreed to pay $885 million to settle a U.S. regulator lawsuit linked to faulty mortgages. The Co-op plans to raise additional £400 million. Standard Life plans to buy Ignis Asset worth £400 million.
Mar 17, 2014 3:48 AM ET
Allianz agreed to acquire insurance business of UnipolSai for €440 million. Bourbon received a bid from Jaccar Holdings for €1.4 billion. RWE intends to sell its oil and gas exploration unit for €5.1 billion to Russia based L1. Vodafone agreed to acquire Ono for €7.2 billion.
Mar 18, 2014 1:06 PM ET
Antofagasta net tumbled 36% on revenues drop of 11%. Asos, the U.K. based online retailer said revenue in two-month to February surged less than expected 26%. Cairn Energy said net in the year swung to a loss. J Sainsbury said sales dropped. Kuoni net swung to a profit.
Mar 19, 2014 12:48 PM ET
Brenntag profit rose 1% to €339.2 million and proposed a 3-for-1 stock split. HeidelbergCement profit surged 79% to €945 million. Inditex net grew 1% to €2.4 billion. Ophir Energy failed to discover oil at offshore fields in Gabon. Smiths pre-tax profit fell 4%.
Mar 20, 2014 12:10 PM ET
SKF agreed to pay €95 million to settle an EU automotive-parts cartel allegation. Cello Group net swung to profit. Lloyds agreed to sell European commercial real estate loans portfolio for €280 million. Munich Re intends to buy back shares worth €1 billion. Next profit soared 9%.