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Dixons Carphone PLC (DC.L)

DC.L on London Stock Exchange

160.75GBp
15 Nov 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Lightwaverf Enters Distribution Agreement With Dixons Carphone
7:01am GMT 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Lightwaverf PLC ::DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH DIXONS CARPHONE TO SELL LIGHTWAVE PRODUCTS ONLINE THROUGH ITS ELECTRICAL RETAILER, CURRYS.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Says Fiona McBain To Become Audit Committee Chair
Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 

June 21 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone PLC ::HUMPHREY SINGER WILL STEP DOWN FROM BOARD.JOCK LENNOX HAS DECIDED TO STEP DOWN AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ON 31 DECEMBER 2018.FIONA MCBAIN WILL SUCCEED JOCK AS CHAIR OF AUDIT COMMITTEE AT CONCLUSION OF COMPANY'S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING ON 6 SEPTEMBER 2018.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Says There Has Been Unauthorised Access To Certain Data Held By Company
Wednesday, 13 Jun 2018 

June 13 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone PLC ::INVESTIGATION INTO UNAUTHORISED DATA ACCESS.DETERMINED THAT THERE HAS BEEN UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO CERTAIN DATA HELD BY COMPANY.HAVE NO EVIDENCE TO DATE OF ANY FRAUDULENT USE OF DATA AS RESULT OF THESE INCIDENTS.APPROXIMATELY 105,000 NON-EU ISSUED PAYMENT CARDS WHICH DO NOT HAVE CHIP AND PIN PROTECTION HAVE BEEN COMPROMISED.INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING AND CURRENTLY INDICATES THAT THERE WAS AN ATTEMPT TO COMPROMISE 5.9 MILLION CARDS IN ONE OF PROCESSING SYSTEMS.TAKEN ACTION TO CLOSE OFF DATA ACCESS AND HAVE NO EVIDENCE IT IS CONTINUING.HAVE NO EVIDENCE OF ANY FRAUD ON THE CARDS AS A RESULT OF THIS INCIDENT.SEPARATELY, INVESTIGATION HAS ALSO FOUND THAT 1.2M RECORDS CONTAINING NON-FINANCIAL PERSONAL DATA, SUCH AS NAME, ADDRESS OR EMAIL ADDRESS, HAVE BEEN ACCESSED.ATTEMPT TO COMPROMISE CARDS WAS IN ONE OF PROCESSING SYSTEMS OF CURRYS PC WORLD AND DIXONS TRAVEL STORES.CURRENTLY NO EVIDENCE OF FRAUD AS A RESULT OF THE DATA INCIDENTS.DATA ACCESSED CONTAINS NEITHER PIN CODES, CARD VERIFICATION VALUES NOR ANY AUTHENTICATION DATA.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Szays Clare Pettitt To Be Interim CFO
Monday, 21 May 2018 

May 21 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone PLC ::CLARE PETTITT WILL TAKE UP ROLE OF INTERIM GROUP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER EFFECTIVE TODAY.  Full Article

SSE Names Katie Bickerstaffe As Retail Chief Executive Designate
Friday, 6 Apr 2018 

April 6 (Reuters) - SSE Plc ::APPOINTMENT OF RETAIL CHIEF EXECUTIVE DESIGNATE.‍APPOINTED KATIE BICKERSTAFFE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE DESIGNATE OF NEW INDEPENDENT BRITISH ENERGY SUPPLY AND SERVICES COMPANY.‍KATIE WILL TAKE UP HER NEW APPOINTMENT LATER THIS YEAR​.‍KATIE WILL STEP DOWN FROM HER POSITION AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF SSE PLC WITH EFFECT FROM 30 APRIL 2018​.‍KATIE WILL LEAD WORK BEING DONE TO PREPARE FOR FORMATION AND LISTING OF NEW COMPANY, EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE IN LAST QUARTER OF 2018 OR Q1 OF 2019​.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Says UK & Ireland CEO To Step Down​
Friday, 6 Apr 2018 

April 6 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone Plc ::‍KATIE BICKERSTAFFE, UK & IRELAND CEO, HAS INFORMED BOARD OF HER DECISION TO STEP DOWN​.‍BICKERSTAFFE TO STEP DOWN TO TAKE UP POSITION OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE DESIGNATE AT NEW ENERGY SUPPLY BUSINESS RECENTLY ANNOUNCED BY SSE & INNOGY SE​.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Says ‍Humphrey Singer To Step Down As Group Finance Director​
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone Plc ::‍HUMPHREY SINGER TO STEP DOWN AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR​.HUMPHREY IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR OF DIXONS CARPHONE UNTIL JULY 2018.‍BOARD HAS ALREADY COMMENCED A SEARCH FOR A SUITABLE REPLACEMENT​.SINGER ‍HAS INFORMED BOARD OF HIS DECISION TO STEP DOWN TO TAKE UP POSITION OF CFO AT MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC​.  Full Article

Marks & Spencer Names Humphrey Singer CFO
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Marks And Spencer Group Plc ::DIRECTORATE CHANGE.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC APPOINTS CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER.‍HUMPHREY WILL REPLACE HELEN WEIR​.ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF HUMPHREY SINGER TO ITS BOARD AS CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER.SINGER ‍WILL TAKE UP HIS APPOINTMENT ON A DATE TO BE CONFIRMED​.  Full Article

M&S To name Dixons Carphone's Singer as CFO - Sky News
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Marks & Spencer ::TO ANNOUNCE HUMPHREY SINGER, FD OF DIXONS CARPHONE, WILL JOIN ITS MANAGEMENT TEAM - SKY NEWS.  Full Article

Dixons Carphone "reasonably optimistic" about balance of Christmas trading
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone ::FD SAYS REDUCTION IN TOP END OF 2017-18 FORECAST PROFIT RANGE REFLECTS LATER LAUNCH OF IPHONE X.FD SAYS "REASONABLY OPTIMISTIC" ABOUT BALANCE OF CHRISTMAS TRADING.  Full Article

Smartphone maker Xiaomi launches in Britain with flagship device

LONDON, Nov 8 Xiaomi, the world's fourth ranked smartphone maker, entered Britain on Thursday with the international debut of its flagship Mi 8 Pro, which it hopes will win fans in a market dominated by Samsung and Apple.