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Company Results & Outlooks

German state banks warn owners of tough times ahead

FRANKFURT, June 30 Germany's public sector banks warned their owners on Thursday that low interest rates and regulatory demands would keep profit margins thin in the coming years, despite efforts to cut costs.

UPDATE 1-Tullow scraps 2017 target of 100,000 bpd due to repairs

* Jubilee gross repair costs estimated at up to $265 mln in 2016

30 Jun 2016

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Pub firm Greene King expects to win market share post-Brexit

* Comparable retail sales up 2.8 pct since start of current FY

M&A 29 Jun 2016

BRIEF-U.S. releases impounded PureCircle stevia for import -statement

June 29 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released the PureCircle Ltd shipments of stevia it detained in May for alleged links to a supplier that used force labor, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.

Regulatory News 29 Jun 2016

UPDATE 2-Dixons Carphone says can prosper after Brexit vote

* Shares down 1.7 pct, down 21 percent over last week (Adds FD, analyst comment, shares)

29 Jun 2016

BRIEF-Dixons Carphone says sales in UK increased post Brexit vote

* FD says sales in UK have increased post Brexit vote on Thursday

29 Jun 2016

Dixons Carphone says Brexit vote won't stop it growing

LONDON, June 29 British consumer electricals and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone met guidance with a 17 percent rise in full-year profit and said it expected to continue growing despite Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

29 Jun 2016

BRIEF-ISE sale clears one hurdle for LSEG, Deutsche Boerse deal

* The recommended all-share merger between London Stock Exchange Group plc and Deutsche Börse is subject to certain Conditions, including one that relates to ISE

29 Jun 2016

UPDATE 2-Old Mutual says could dual-list wealth, emerging markets units

* Says Britain still a "sure bet" in longer term (Adds result of pay policy vote, updates share price)

Global Market Data 28 Jun 2016

UPDATE 2-Weaker pound could help Ocado win overseas licensing deals

* Food inflation could benefit UK retailers (Adds context on food price inflation)

Global Market Data, M&A 28 Jun 2016
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