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BCE Inc (BCE.TO)

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Unifor Members At Bell Canada Clerical Division Ratify 4-Year Agreement
Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018 

March 7 (Reuters) - Unifor::UNIFOR - UNIFOR MEMBERS WORKING AT BELL CANADA CLERICAL DIVISION RATIFIED A FOUR-YEAR COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT.  Full Article

Bell Media Acquires Carted, An Online Digital Advertising Platform For Independent Grocers
Friday, 2 Mar 2018 

March 2 (Reuters) - Bell Media Inc [RIC:RIC:CTVGM.UL]::BELL MEDIA ACQUIRES CARTED, AN ONLINE DIGITAL ADVERTISING PLATFORM FOR INDEPENDENT GROCERS.BELL MEDIA SAYS ACQUIRED CARTED, AN ONLINE SHOPPING AND DIGITAL MARKETING PROVIDER FOR GROCERS.  Full Article

BCE ‍Terminates Previously Announced Third Party Share Repurchase Program
Thursday, 1 Mar 2018 

March 1 (Reuters) - BCE Inc ::BCE INC - ‍TERMINATION OF ITS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED THIRD PARTY SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM UNDER WHICH NO COMMON SHARES WERE REPURCHASED​.BCE INC - CO'S NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID, ANNOUNCED ON FEB. 8, WILL CONTINUE UNTIL FEB. 12, 2019​.  Full Article

BCE Announces Specific Share Repurchase Program
Thursday, 22 Feb 2018 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - BCE Inc ::BCE ANNOUNCES SPECIFIC SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM AS PART OF ITS NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID.BCE - ENTERED AGREEMENT WITH THIRD PARTY TO REPURCHASE COMMON SHARES THAT WILL TAKE PLACE BETWEEN FEBRUARY 28 AND MARCH 30 UP TO 3.2 MILLION COMMON SHARES.  Full Article

BCE Inc Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share C$0.76
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Bce Inc ::BCE REPORTS 2017 Q4 AND FULL-YEAR RESULTS, ANNOUNCES 2018 FINANCIAL TARGETS - 5.2% DIVIDEND INCREASE TO $3.02 PER YEAR.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE C$0.76.SEES 2018 REVENUE GROWTH 2% - 4%.SEES 2018 ADJUSTED EPS $3.42 - $3.52.SEES 2018 FREE CASH FLOW GROWTH 3% - 7%.SEES 2018 DIVIDEND PAYOUT POLICY 65% - 75% OF FREE CASH FLOW.SEES 2018 CAPITAL INTENSITY ABOUT 17%.QTRLY OPERATING REVENUES $5,958 MILLION VERSUS $5,702 MILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$0.75 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW C$23.29 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.ANNOUNCED A NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID PROGRAM TOTALING $175 MILLION TO BE EXECUTED IN 2018.REPURCHASE OF COMMON SHARES WILL OFFSET SHARE DILUTION FROM EXERCISE OF STOCK OPTIONS AND BE FUNDED FROM CASH ON HAND.IN Q4 2017, BCE GAINED 175,204 NET WIRELESS POSTPAID CUSTOMERS, LOST 16,690 NET WIRELESS PREPAID SUBSCRIBERS.BCE - IN Q4 , CO GAINED 27,040 NET HIGH-SPEED INTERNET CUSTOMERS; GAINED 32,484 NET IPTV CUSTOMERS, AND LOST 25,938 NET SATELLITE TV CUSTOMERS.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$3.50 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BCE Acquisition Of Alarmforce Set To Close Jan 5, 2018 With Thursday's Receipt Of Court Approval
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - Alarmforce Industries Inc ::BCE ACQUISITION OF ALARMFORCE SET TO CLOSE JANUARY 5, 2018 WITH TODAY'S RECEIPT OF COURT APPROVAL.ALARMFORCE INDUSTRIES INC - ALARMFORCE AND BCE HAVE AGREED ARRANGEMENT WILL BE COMPLETED ON JANUARY 5, 2018.  Full Article

AlarmForce and BCE update terms of arrangement to facilitate transfer of shares
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - AlarmForce Industries Inc :AlarmForce and BCE update terms of arrangement to facilitate transfer of shares through a Holdco alternative.AlarmForce Industries- ‍under terms of amended agreement, BCE to allow each alarmforce shareholder to elect to form a new wholly-owned unit.AlarmForce Industries- under Holdco alternative, Holdco shares to be sold for same consideration as would be received on direct sale of co's shares​.  Full Article

Alarmforce to be acquired by BCE
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Alarmforce Industries Inc ::Alarmforce to be acquired by BCE.Alarmforce Industries - ‍board has unanimously approved deal for co to be acquired by BCE Inc & recommends that co's shareholders vote in favour of deal.Alarmforce Industries - ‍deal also provides for payment by co of a termination fee of $5.0 million or expense reimbursement in certain circumstances​.  Full Article

BCE announces agreement to acquire Alarmforce Industries
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - BCE Inc ::BCE announces agreement to acquire Alarmforce Industries.BCE Inc - deal for ‍$166 million​.BCE Inc - ‍bell will acquire all issued and outstanding common shares of alarmforce for $16.00 per share in an all-cash offer​.  Full Article

SITO MOBILE PARTNERS WITH BELL MEDIA TO PROVIDE AUDIENCE BEHAVIOR INSIGHTS, MEDIA SOLUTIONS​
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - SITO Mobile Ltd ::SITO MOBILE LTD - ‍ANNOUNCED A MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH BELL MEDIA TO PROVIDE AUDIENCE BEHAVIOR INSIGHTS AND MEDIA SOLUTIONS​.  Full Article

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