May 31, 2017 12:23 PM ET
Activist investor Cevian Capital acquired additional 5% stake in Ericsson worth $1 billion. IG Group forecasted annual revenues to increase 7%. Londonmetric acquires three urban logistics warehouses for £23.9 million. Germany based retailer Metro AG reported flat revenues.
May 30, 2017 11:48 AM ET
Dutch court rejected a plea from the U.S. based activist investor and force Akzo to reconsider merger with the rival PPG. Horizon Discovery plunged. LSE agreed to acquire bond market analysis software business from Citigroup for £532 million. Ryanair profit jumped 6%.
May 29, 2017 12:51 PM ET
Hornbach revenues jumped 5%. Henderson lifted its stake in the U.S.-based Empire State Realty Trust. Italy based Sanpaolo intends to close branches as a part of its restructuring plan and reduce operating costs.
May 26, 2017 12:35 PM ET
Brazil based meat processor JBS may be forced to sell some assets as the company faces severe penalties from the widening corruption scandal. Spirax-Sarco agreed to buy Chromalox for £319 million. Linde board to decide on Praxair Inc merger offer today.
May 25, 2017 11:05 AM ET
Aston Martin wholesale and retail sales surged and luxury cars maker lifted revenues forecast. Card Factory said sales jumped 6%. Daily Mail and General Trust lowered weak fiscal outlook. Helical revenues plunged. Paypoint net swung to profit.
May 24, 2017 11:58 AM ET
Dixons Carphone reported strong sales but lowered profit forecast. Glencore made an informal approach to Bunge. Ineos agreed to buy DONG Energy for £770 million. Kingfisher said comparable sales fell. M&S profit tumbled 71% on higher costs of new stores.
May 23, 2017 11:17 AM ET
AVEVA continues its growth momentum. Big Yellow net declined. Entertainment One net tumbled as the company restructures its film unit. Homeserve net jumped on strong customer growth. Nokia and Apple settled intellectual property dispute with a multi-year license agreement.
May 22, 2017 12:24 PM ET
Elliott Management dragged Akzo Nobel to Dutch court. Aegon agreed to sell its two largest U.S. run-off businesses to rival Wilton Re. Clariant agreed to acquire the U.S.-based Huntsman for $6.4 billion. Metals Exploration tumbled.
May 19, 2017 9:46 AM ET
Eutelsat agreed to sell its 33.7% stake in Spanish business to Abertis for €302 million. Gemfields received £112 million offer from its major investor Pallinghurst. Grainger said first-half profit soared 21%. Hikma Pharma slumped on weak revenue forecast.
May 18, 2017 4:35 PM ET
Burberry said net dropped 8.5%. France based Iliad said revenues jumped on improved subscriber growth. Marston''s net jumped 26%. Royal Mail profit surged on parcel business. Germany based online pet food retailer Zooplus said profit declined 58%.