Shire PLC Treatment for Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas

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Shire plc (LON:SHP), the leading global biotechnology company focused on rare diseases, has today announced the results from a retrospective review of more than 2,500 patient records with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas from nine countries. The results – presented on 20 June at the 20th ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer 2018 in Barcelona – showed variation across Europe …

Shire PLC label expansion of Cinryze

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Shire PLC (LON:SHP) has today announced the approval of label expansion of Cinryze. CINRYZE is the first and only therapy indicated in the U.S. to help prevent angioedema attacks in pediatric patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE) as young as 6 Shire is the only drug developer to complete a pediatric study for the prophylactic treatment of HAE HAE is a …

Smurfit Kappa Tops Sector in Extel Survey for the Second Year Running

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Smurfit Kappa Group plc (LON:SKG), one of the world’s largest integrated manufacturers of paper-based packaging products, with operations in Europe and the Americas, has been ranked number one in the forestry, paper & packaging sector for ‘Best CEO’, ‘Best CFO’ and ‘Best Investor Relations’ for the second year running. The Group has also received first place for ‘Best IR Professional’. …

Legal & General Group Plc host an Event for Investors and Analysts

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Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) have announced that they will host an event for investors and analysts on Wednesday 20 June at One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA starting at 14:00 GMT. The event will provide a detailed look into Legal & General Investment Management, LGIM’s growth strategy and outline why LGIM is well positioned in a changing landscape …

The Berkeley Group Holdings plc places Financial Strength and Sustainability at its Heart

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The Berkeley Group Holdings plc (LON:BKG) today announced its audited results for the financial year ended 30 April 2018. Berkeley Group is the country’s leading place-maker, operating principally in London and the South East, balancing strong operational performance with a desire to produce homes of a high quality, creating fantastic communities for all our customers across all tenures; be they …

BritishLand Co PLC a Good Start to the Year

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BritishLand Co PLC (LON:BLND) has today announced that reflecting continued strong leasing activity, 45% of the ERV across our committed developments at Broadgate is now let or under offer, with 63% let or under offer across the total development pipeline. We are currently on site at three buildings at Broadgate, 100 Liverpool Street, 1FA and 135 Bishopsgate, together delivering more …

Ashtead Group PLC another Very Successful Year

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Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT), has today announced audited results for the year and unaudited results for the forth quarter ended 30th April 2018. Fourth quarter Year 2018 2017 Growth1 2018 2017 Growth1 £m £m % £m £m % Underlying results2 Rental revenue 798.7 727.4 21% 3,418.2 2,901.2 21% EBITDA 390.6 380.1 14% 1,733.1 1,504.4 19% Profit before taxation 185.3 188.8 …

Smurfit Kappa receives top supplier awards in Colombia

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Smurfit Kappa (LON:SKG) has secured further recognition of its innovative approach to packaging after winning two Grupo Nutresa awards in Colombia. Grupo Nutresa is one of the largest companies in Colombia where its products  includes food and drink, have over 60% market share. Smurfit Kappa first award was for ‘Best Supplier – Large Company’, the most prestigious award of the …

Telecom Plus PLC a further Year of Growth

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Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP), which supplies a wide range of utility services to both residential and business customers, has today announced its final results for the year ended 31 March 2018. Financial Highlights: · Results and dividend in line with expectations · Revenue up 7.1% to £792.9m · Adjusted profit before tax (continuing operations) up 1.8% to £54.3m · Statutory …

Ferguson PLC Continued to Grow Strongly

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Ferguson PLC (LON:FERG), has today announced its third quarter results for the 3 months to 30th April 2018. Ongoing businesses1 US$ millions Q3 2018 Q3 2017   Change Organicchange3 Revenue 5,080 4,610 +10.2% +7.1% Trading profit2 356 304 +17.1% Trading days 63 63 – Net debt 260 1,466   Third quarter highlights − Ongoing revenue 10.2% ahead of last year, including …