Pearson PLC (PSON.L)
LONDON, April 18 Credit rating agency Fitch has
pulled out of the bidding for financial media and data firm
Acuris leaving rival Moody's as one of the strongest
contenders to win the more than $1.30 billion deal, sources told
MILAN, April 1 The following FTSE 100 companies will go
ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the
latest dividend payout.
According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of
the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take nearly 11 points
off the index.
COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION IMPACT
LONDON, April 1 The Financial Times has reached
a milestone of a million paying readers, it said on Monday, with
revenues and profits continuing to rise since the London-based
business publication was acquired by Japan's Nikkei from Pearson
Feb 22 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 3 points
higher at 7,170 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100
futures were up 0.15 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Feb 22 The following are the top stories on the
business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified
these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Feb 18 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen 2 points higher at 7,239
on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures
were down 0.10 percent ahead of the cash market open.
* COCA-COLA: Soft drink bottler Coca-Cola HBC said on Monday it would
buy Serbian biscuit and confectionary maker Bambi for an enterprise value of 260
million euros ($294 million) from private equity investor Mid Europa
* GALLIFORD TRY: Builder Galliford Try struck a deal worth about 275
LONDON, Feb 18 British education company Pearson
said on Monday it had agreed to sell its U.S. K12
courseware business to Nexus Capital Management LP for $250
million as it shifts its focus from textbooks to digital.
路透伦敦1月16日 - 欧洲股市周三收高，英国首相特雷莎梅的退欧协
欧洲Euro Stoxx指数 收高0.5%，多数欧洲大陆股市上扬，
* UK parliament deals crushing blow to Brexit deal
* FTSE 100 down 0.5 pct, Euro Stoxx up 0.5 pct
* Bank shares jump
(Adds closing prices)
By Helen Reid
LONDON, Jan 16 European shares closed the day in
positive territory on Wednesday as British Prime Minister
Theresa May's resounding defeat in a parliamentary vote on her
Brexit deal gave a boost to continental banks.
Analysts and investors interpreted the outcome as a positive
for the market, making a "softe
Jan 16 Pearson Plc said revenue at a
key U.S. business fell 5 percent and forecast a possible similar
drop next year as the education publisher undergoes a major
restructuring to focus on boosting its digital content.