Jul 14, 2017 10:27 AM ET
Acacia Mining agrees to pay higher royalty rate for gold mining to Tanzanian government. Hays said net fees in the fourth-quarter jumped 7%. Skanska profit declined on write down. SEB Sweden-based bank said first-half profit surged.
Jul 13, 2017 5:36 PM ET
Alstom revenues in the first-quarter jumped 6%. Babcock Intl forecasted stable order book. Ofcom set up separate unit to monitor BT''s Openreach unit. Sports Direct agreed to buy 26% Stake in Game Digital.
Jul 12, 2017 10:43 AM ET
Burberry first-quarter revenues jumped on strong sales in the U.K. and China. The homebuilder Barratt Developments forecasted profit ahead of market expectations. CropEnergies revenues and operating profit surged. SSP said revenues in the third-quarter soared 15%.
Jul 11, 2017 10:15 AM ET
Marks and Spencer revenues in the first-quarter increased 2.7%. Pagegroup profit in the first-half surged 18%. Pearson agreed to sell its 22% stake in Penguin Random House to Bertelsmann. Sanofi intends to buy the U.S.-based privately-held vaccines maker.
Jul 10, 2017 12:00 PM ET
Almirall plunged after Spain based drug maker lowered fiscal revenue forecast. Carillion tumbled on profit warning and the construction contractor wrote down £845 million. Orkla agreed to sell remaining 50% stake in aluminum products subsidiary.
Jul 07, 2017 10:55 AM ET
Altrad Investment agreed to acquire the U.K.-based Cape Plc. Carrefour fell on profit margin worries. Dunelm sales surged on Worldstores acquisition. Comet Holding jumped on strong revenues. Fenner expects improved fiscal year profit. Meyer Burger won contract from REC.
Jul 06, 2017 12:18 PM ET
AB Foods lifted fiscal profit outlook on strong sales at Primark. EU fined Merck, GE and Canon. Novae agreed to be acquired for £468 million. Sodexo fell on weak sales forecast.
Jul 05, 2017 11:55 AM ET
Italian bank Monte dei Paschi received €5.4 billion bailout from the EU. Booker Group sales jumped 4%. Ocado sales surged 22%. SIG revenues soared 8.1%. Worldpay agreed to be acquired by Vantiv for £9.1 billion and JPMorgan exited from the announced deal.
Jul 04, 2017 12:09 PM ET
SKF faced legal challenge from Daimler AG. Sainsbury sales increased 2.7%. Ryanair passenger traffic in June jumped 12%. Stada said Bain and Cinven are preparing for a revised takeover offer. Worldpay surged after Vantiv and JPMorgan offered £7.9 billion.
Jul 03, 2017 10:35 AM ET
Danone to sell its U.S.-based unit Stonyfield for $875 million. EDF lifted Hinkley Point completion cost to £20 billion. Total signs £3.8 billion deal with Iran for its South Pars gas field. Vivendi had acquired 60% stake in Havas SA for €2.4 billion.