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Stobart urges shareholders to support re-election of chairman Iain Ferguson
Fri 15 June 2018 09:44
(Sharecast News) - Stobart Group, the owner of Southend Airport, has written to its shareholders to urge them to back chairman Iain Ferguson, after it sacked director and former chief executive Andrew Tinkler on Thursday for trying to oust him.
Glencore to make non-dollar payments to avoid asset seizures in DRC
Fri 15 June 2018 07:25
(Sharecast News) - Glencore, along with Katanga Mining, said on Friday that it has determined that its "only viable option" to avoid the material risk of seizure of its assets under Democratic Republic of the Congo court orders would be for its subsidiari
Tesco's quarterly sales slow less than expected after Booker boost
Fri 15 June 2018 07:22
(Sharecast News) - Tesco's UK and Irish sales slowed slightly in the first quarter of its new financial year but with wholesale acquisition Booker bedding down, group-wide growth accelerated slightly ahead of expectations.