Shire CFO Jeff Poulton to leave at the end of the year
Mon 21 August 2017 14:03
(ShareCast News) - Shire's chief financial officer, Jeff Poulton, will leave the pharmaceuticals group at the end of the year to take up the same role at Boston-based start-up Indigo Ag.
SSE appoints Martin Pibworth as wholesale director
Mon 21 August 2017 11:15
(ShareCast News) - SSE has appointed Martin Pibworth as wholesale director and he will join the board on 1 September.
BT's EE to challenge Ofcom mobile spectrum auction rules
Mon 21 August 2017 10:18
(ShareCast News) - BT's mobile arm EE was said to be planning a legal challenge against telecoms regulator Ofcom on Monday, over its planned auction of new mobile spectrum.
Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.45n
Mon 21 August 2017 08:51
(ShareCast News) - Sempra Energy has agreed to buy Energy Future, the indirect owner of 80% of Texas utility Oncor, beating off Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
Total to buy Maersk oil and gas division for $7.45bn
Mon 21 August 2017 08:10
(ShareCast News) - Danish shipping company Moller-Maersk has agreed to sell its oil and gas division, Maersk Oil, to Total for $7.45bn in a combined share and debt transaction.
TBC Bank post big increase in 1H profits as economy speeds ahead
Mon 21 August 2017 07:54
(ShareCast News) - TBC Bank, the main holding company for Bank of Georgia, reported a sharp increase in profits as business surged on the back of buoyant economic growth.
Shaftesbury to buy Berwick Street leasehold
Mon 21 August 2017 07:36
(ShareCast News) - FTSE 250 real estate investment trust Shaftesbury has entered into a contract with PMB Holdings to acquire a long-leasehold interest in 90-104 Berwick Street, London W1, at £38.5m.
St Modwen and Vinci complete Nine Elms sale
Mon 21 August 2017 07:33
(ShareCast News) - St Modwen Properties has completed the £470m sale of its interest in the 10-acre Nine Elms Square site in London to a subsidiary of Chinese giant Dalian Wanda.
Wood Group awarded five-year contract by Philips 66
Mon 21 August 2017 07:19
(ShareCast News) - Wood Group has been awarded a five-year, multimillion dollar contract by Phillips 66 to provide supplemental maintenance services and support for small capital construction projects and turnarounds to the Sweeny Refinery, approximately
Rathbone Bros confirms merger talks with Smith & Williamson
Mon 21 August 2017 07:03
(ShareCast News) - Investment manager Rathbone Brothers confirmed on Monday that it was in exclusive merger talks with financial services provider and corporate adviser Smith & Williamson, as the wave of consolidation continues in the wealth management se