Company Results & Outlooks

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Dec 22

The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Sainsbury's sees no respite in tough market for 18-24 months

LONDON, Dec 21 - The chief executive of Sainsbury's said on Sunday it would take another 18 months to two years before "extremely challenging" conditions in the grocery market improved.

Regulatory News 21 Dec 2014

BRIEF-Keller Group sees FY results in line with current market expectations

* Expects that full year results will be in line with current market expectations. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

19 Dec 2014

BRIEF-UBM says FY trading and outlook remain in line with expectations

* Today completed $972 million (599 million pounds) acquisition of VSS-AHC Consolidated Holdings Corp

M&A 19 Dec 2014

BRIEF-Berendsen says trading in line with its expectations

* Since Oct. 31, 2014, group has traded in line with our expectations

19 Dec 2014

UPDATE 1-Air France warns again on profits, pledges cost cuts

PARIS, Dec 18 - Air France-KLM on Thursday issued its third profit warning in six months, cutting its 2014 earnings goal by 200 million euros as higher-than-expected costs from a recent pilot strike added to weaker unit revenues.

Regulatory News 18 Dec 2014

Africa Israel warns of rouble impact on Russian properties

TEL AVIV, Dec 18 - Israeli real estate group Africa Israel Investment said on Thursday the crisis in Russia and the sharp depreciation in the rouble would likely hurt its business in Russia.

18 Dec 2014

BRIEF-Lufthansa Technik, Rolls-Royce eye cooperation in engine maintenance

* Says lufthansa technik and rolls-royce to explore closer co-operation in engine maintenance Further company coverage: (Reporting by Thomas Atkins)

18 Dec 2014

BRIEF-WPP acquires digital agency in Mexico

* Agreed to acquire assets of Maka Marketing Digital S.A. De c.v. and Clarus Digital S.A. De C.V., a leading digital marketing agency in Mexico

M&A 18 Dec 2014

BRIEF-iEnergizer expects FY revenues to be lower than last year

* Trading in first half of fiscal 2015 has been one of consolidation with current trends expected to result in lower full year revenues compared to last year - Chairman

18 Dec 2014
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