Jun 30, 2014 11:39 AM ET
Ineos acquired remaining 50% stake of BASFs Styrolution for 1.1 billion. Mecom acquired De Persgroep for £196 million. Philips merge its lumileds and automotive lighting businesses. Saab agreed to buy submarine shipyard from ThyssenKrupp. TUI plans to merge its U.K. tour operator unit.
Jun 27, 2014 11:23 AM ET
Intel Capital sold its 9% stake in Imagination Technologies. Obtala Resources profit surged to £40.4 million. Rolls-Royce may supply new engines to Airbus Group. Stanley Gibbons profit plunged 49% while revenue soared 45%.
Jun 26, 2014 11:21 AM ET
Barclays was sued by the New York attorney general for falsifying marketing material for dark pool trading. Dixons Retail net loss narrowed to £70.3 million. Dart Group profit surged 15% to £36 million. LSE agreed to acquire the U.S.-based asset manager Frank Russell for $2.7 billion.
Jun 25, 2014 12:10 PM ET
Aker Solutions dropped after $250 million contract was terminated by Total SA. GDF Suez slid after France government sold its 3.1% stake. Northgate net swung to profit. Stagecoach profit climbed 5% to £133 million.
Jun 24, 2014 10:54 AM ET
Altice issued 17.9 million shares to raise 911 million. BowLeven sold its 50% stake in the Etinde oil and gas permit for $250 million. Chemring Group said pre-tax loss widened to £72 million on 6.7% decline in revenues. Croda Intl lowered pre-tax profit forecast.
Jun 23, 2014 11:11 AM ET
GE won a bidding war with Siemens to acquire Alstom energy business for $17 billion. Banco Santander agreed to acquire consumer finance business of GE Capital for 700 million. Carrefour agreed to acquire DIA France for 600 million. Kentz acquired by Canada-based SNC-Lavalin Group for £1.2 billion.
Jun 20, 2014 11:29 AM ET
Debenhams launched £200 million 7-year senior notes offerings maturing in 2021. Sainsbury and Denmark based Netto to form a joint venture. Shire rejected £27.3 billion takeover offer. Siemens lifted cash portion of the offer for the energy business of Alstom.
Jun 19, 2014 10:48 AM ET
Balfour Beatty secured a £184 million contract. Charles Stanley profit declined 30% but revenue climbed 17%. Man Group agreed to acquire Numeric Holdings for $494 million. L''Oreal agreed to acquire NYX Cosmetics. Rolls-Royce to buyback £1 billion of shares.
Jun 18, 2014 12:15 PM ET
Berkeley Group profit surged 40% to £293 million on 18% increase in revenues. BMW plans to reduce operating costs by 4 billion. First Quantum Minerals agreed to acquire Lumina Copper for $470 million. Premier Foods spun off its brand business.
Jun 17, 2014 1:00 PM ET
Siemens AG and its Japanese partner Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd offered to acquire France based Alstom SAs energy business and rival the $17 billion offer from General Electric.