Johnson Matthey PLC Strong performance whilst strengthening platform for growth

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Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) today announced preliminary results for the year ended 31st March 2019. Robert MacLeod, Chief Executive, commented: We had another good year with strong sales and operating profit growth, as we progress our strategy to deliver our vision for a cleaner, healthier world. In the year, Clean Air performed strongly and we are investing in new plants …

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Experian Plc Appointment of Chairman

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Experian Plc (LON:EXPN), the global information services company, today announced the appointment of Mike Rogers, an independent non-executive director of the Company, as Chairman of Experian plc, effective from the conclusion of the Company’s AGM on 24 July 2019. Mike will succeed Don Robert who, as previously announced on 14 December 2018, had notified the Company of his intention to …

Johnson Matthey Plc Appoint Doug Webb as a Non-Executive Director

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The board of Johnson Matthey Plc (LON:JMAT) today announced the appointment of Doug Webb as a Non-Executive Director of the company. He will join the board with effect from 2nd September 2019 and chair the Audit Committee from July 2020. · Alan Ferguson’s appointment as a Non-Executive Director has been extended from January 2020, when he will have served nine …

Bunzl plc Appoints Chairman Designate

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Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL), the specialist international distribution and services Group, today announces the appointment of Peter Ventress as a non-executive director and Chairman designate to succeed the current Chairman, Philip Rogerson. As announced on 25 February 2019, in recognition of the new provisions of the revised Corporate Governance Code and the fact that Philip Rogerson had been a director since …

NMC Healthcare Plc Formation of NMC KSA Joint Venture completed with higher stake in Care

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NMC Healthcare Plc (LON:NMC), The General Organization for Social Insurance and its investment arm Hassana Investment Company today announced the closing of the definitive agreements signed on 4 March 2019 in relation to the formation of the joint venture in the healthcare sector of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. NMC KSA is formed by GOSI’s contribution of its 38.88% stake …

National Grid

National Grid PLC – Ofgem’s RIIO-2 sector specific consultation update

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National Grid PLC (LON:ING), Ofgem today published a detailed update following the RIIO-2 sector specific consultation that concluded in March. Today’s publications are a step in the regulatory process for the new price control that will start in 2021, with final determinations on all key financial elements expected in November 2020. Ofgem has published several comprehensive documents this morning which …

Informa Plc Well placed to meet targets for 2019 & deliver a further year of growth in revenue

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Informa Plc (LON: INF), the International Exhibitions, Events, Information Services and Scholarly Publishing Group, today issued a trading update to coincide with its Annual General Meeting in London. The Group continues to trade to plan and despite ongoing macroeconomic uncertainty and geopolitical risk, the Board remains confident of meeting full-year expectations. Stephen A. Carter, Group Chief Executive, Informa PLC, said: …

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United Utilities Group PLC Achieving leading and sustainable results

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United Utilities Group PLC (LON: UU.) today provided full year results for the year ended 31st March 2019. Putting customers first · 10% real reduction in average household bills since 2010, alongside improving customer service · The sector’s most innovative assistance schemes supporting over 100,000 customers struggling to pay · Achieved our best ever customer satisfaction SIM scores, anticipating a …

Intertek Group Plc

Intertek Group Plc Good start to the year with Robust Revenue Growth

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Intertek Group plc (LON: ITRK), a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, today released its May Trading Update for the period from 1 January to 30 April 2019. All comparative comments in this statement reflect comparisons with the corresponding period during 2018. The Group’s half year results to 30 June 2019 will be announced on 1 August 2019. …

Antofagasta plc Script to be used by the Chairman, Jean-Paul Luksic at the 2019 AGM

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Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) today released the script to be used by the Chairman, Jean-Paul Luksic at the Company’s Annual General Meeting that commences at 10:00am today. Good morning ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to Antofagasta plc’s 2019 Annual General Meeting. It is a pleasure to be here in London to meet with our shareholders. Thank you for joining us today and …