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Ascential PLC (ASCL.L)

ASCL.L on London Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Ascential Says Group Trading In Line With FY Expectations
Friday, 14 Jun 2019 

June 14 (Reuters) - Ascential PLC ::TRADING UPDATE.GROUP TRADING IN LINE WITH FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS.  Full Article

Ascential Buys Flywheel Digital For $60 Mln And Earn Out Payments
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Ascential PLC ::ACQUISITION OF FLYWHEEL DIGITAL.PROPOSED DEAL FOR CASH CONSIDERATION OF $60 MILLION PLUS EARN OUT PAYMENTS PAYABLE OVER THREE YEARS..INITIAL CONSIDERATION FOR DEAL BEING PAID OUT OF EXISTING CASH RESERVES USING CAPITAL RELEASED FROM SALE OF EXHIBITIONS BUSINESS.FLYWHEEL WILL REPORT TO DUNCAN PAINTER, CEO OF ASCENTIAL.  Full Article

Ascential Says ‍FY Revenue From Continuing Operations At 375.8 Mln Stg
Monday, 26 Feb 2018 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Ascential Plc ::‍FY REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF £375.8M (2016: £299.6M)​.‍2017 MARGIN AT 31.8% (2016: 32.0%)​.‍RECOMMENDED FINAL DIVIDEND OF 3.8P, MAKING A TOTAL DIVIDEND OF 5.6P FOR YEAR (2016: 4.7P) UP 19%​.FY ‍REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF £44.5M (2016: £32.1M)​.  Full Article

Ascential ‍Has Says To Sell MEED To Globaldata For $17.5 Mln
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - Ascential Plc ::‍HAS AGREED SALE OF MEED TO GLOBALDATA FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $17.5M, PAYABLE IN CASH​.‍SALE SUBJECT TO NORMAL WORKING CAPITAL ADJUSTMENTS​.SALE HAS COMPLETED AND PROCEEDS WILL BE USED TO REDUCE ASCENTIAL'S NET DEBT..  Full Article

Ascential says group trading in line with its expectations
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Ascential Plc ::‍CONFIRMS GROUP IS TRADING IN LINE WITH ITS EXPECTATIONS, WITH USA EDITION OF MONEY20/20 HELD IN OCTOBER RECORDING ANOTHER STRONG PERFORMANCE.  Full Article

Ascential reports HY revenue from continuing operations of 222 mln stg
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 

July 24 (Reuters) - ASCENTIAL PLC ::HY REVENUE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 222.0 MLN STG (2016: 176.2 MLN STG).HY REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS GROWTH OF 28 PCT TO 48.1 MLN STG (2016: 37.6 MLN STG).HY INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 1.8P PER SHARE (2016: 1.5P) UP 20 PCT.HY PROFIT BEFORE TAX FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS 42.7 MILLION STG VERSUS 8.2 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.CONFIDENT THAT CO WILL ACHIEVE FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 23.6 points off FTSE 100 on May 16

MILAN, May 13 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 23.6 points off the index. (RIC) COMPANY DIVIDEND STOCK IMPACT (pence) OPTION GLAXOSMITHKLINE 1