Jan 31, 2017 10:25 AM ET
Deutsche Bank agreed to settle anti-money-laundering investigation with $630 million payment. Givaudan said sales and profit jumped. H&M net soared 7%. Ocado said pre-tax profits soared. Royal Dutch Shell divested assets in the North Sea and Thailand for £3 billion.
Jan 30, 2017 1:08 PM ET
The U.K. Treasury reduced its stake in Lloyds to less than 5%. Sartorius estimated revenues to soar 18% and net to surge 24%. Volkswagen led the auto industry with 10.3 million unit sales surpassing Toyota. Vodafone is in merger talk with Idea Cellular in India.
Jan 27, 2017 10:58 AM ET
BT Group profit plunged 37% but revenues soared 32% on the rising new customer additions. Sabadell net rose while net interest in the year jumped 20%. Tesco agreed to acquire Booker Group for £3.7 billion. UBS net tumbled 22%.
Jan 26, 2017 12:12 PM ET
Actelion agreed to be acquired by Johnson & Johnson for $30 billion. Diageo net and revenues jumped. Ericsson net tumbled on weak sales and demand. Fiat profit nearly doubled and lifted outlook. RBS set aside additional £3.1 billion for U.S. settlement. Unilever net soared 6%.
Jan 25, 2017 11:43 AM ET
Banco Santander net jumped 4% after lower loan provisions and strong growth in fee income. Novartis profit plunged 11% and Swiss drug-maker plans to buy back shares worth up to $5 billion in the next 12 months. Rio Tinto sells its Australia coal mine for $2.45 billion.
Jan 24, 2017 12:08 PM ET
BT Group tumbled after the company discovered more accounting irregularities in its Italian operations. Crest Nicholson profit and revenues surged after average home price and home volumes rose. Dixons Carphone said revenues soared 8%. PZ Cussons net plunged 36%.]
Jan 23, 2017 11:48 AM ET
Intesa Sanpaolo is reported to consider a stake in Generali. Nordic Cinema agreed to be acquired by the U.S.-based AMC Entertainment for $929 million. Paddy Power Betfair annual revenues surged 18%. Shell agreed to sell its 50% stake in Shell Arabia to SBIC for $820 million.
Jan 20, 2017 10:11 AM ET
Close Brothers said loan book in the first-half jumped 9.3%. Edenred lifted its stake in multi-brand fuel cards player Union Tank Eckstein to 51%. Heineken is in preliminary talk with Brasil Kirin Holding. Synthomer surged on the improving business in Europe and North America.
Jan 19, 2017 3:55 PM ET
BHP, Vale and Samarco settled a $47.5 billion civil claim with Brazilian authorities. Credit Suisse settled mortgage securities claims with the U.S. regulator for $5.3 billion. Ahold Delhaize sales jumped 3% to €15.5 billion. Zodiac agreed to be acquired by Safran for €10 billion.
Jan 18, 2017 10:53 AM ET
ASML net surged 32% after system selling price soared 35%. Burberry said revenues in the third-quarter jumped 4%. Deutsche Bank settled mortgage securities claims with the U.S. regulator for $7.2 billion. J D Wetherspoon sales rose. Novozymes net jumped 16%. Premier Foods tumbled.