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Essentra PLC (ESNT.L)

ESNT.L on London Stock Exchange

417.60GBp
19 Jul 2019
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2.60 (+0.63%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Opengate Capital Seals Acquisition Of Duraco Specialty Tapes From Essentra PLC
Monday, 1 Jul 2019 

July 1 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::OPENGATE CAPITAL SEALS ACQUISITION OF DURACO SPECIALTY TAPES FROM ESSENTRA PLC.OPENGATE CAPITAL - FINANCIAL TERMS WERE NOT DISCLOSED..  Full Article

Essentra Says Divests Speciality Tapes Business
Thursday, 20 Jun 2019 

June 20 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::DIVESTMENT OF SPECIALITY TAPES BUSINESS.TRANSACTION VALUES SPECIALITY TAPES AT US$77M (APPROXIMATELY £61M), FREE OF CASH AND DEBT..SIGNED AN AGREEMENT TO DIVEST ITS SPECIALITY TAPES BUSINESS (DURACO SPECIALTY TAPES LLC) TO CERTAIN WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARIES OF OPENGATE CAPITAL.CONSIDERATION WILL BE PAYABLE ON COMPLETION OF TRANSACTION AND WILL BE SATISFIED FULLY IN CASH.ESSENTRA PLC - BOARD INTENDS TO USE PROCEEDS TO FURTHER STRENGTHEN ESSENTRA'S BALANCE SHEET.  Full Article

Essentra Divests Extrusion Business
Tuesday, 11 Jun 2019 

June 11 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::DIVESTMENT OF EXTRUSION BUSINESS.TRANSACTION VALUES EXTRUSION AT EUR 16.2M (APPROXIMATELY £14.4M), FREE OF CASH AND DEBT..DIVESTMENT OF ITS EXTRUSION BUSINESS TO INTER PRIMO A / S.CONSIDERATION HAS BEEN SATISFIED FULLY IN CASH.  Full Article

Essentra Buys Minority Stake In Filters Division For 11.6 Mln Stg
Tuesday, 19 Mar 2019 

March 19 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::ACQUISITION OF MINORITY STAKE IN FILTERS DIVISION.PROPOSED DEAL FOR CASH CONSIDERATION OF £11.6M.ACQUISITION OF BBM'S MINORITY STAKE IN JOINT VENTURE WILL ALLOW US TO EXPAND DUBAI FACILITY INTO A REGIONAL HUB.  Full Article

Essentra's LFL Revenue Unchanged In Q3
Friday, 19 Oct 2018 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::SAYS LIKE-FOR-LIKE REVENUE WAS UNCHANGED (+1.5%, ADJUSTING FOR CLOSURE OF NEWPORT CARTONS SITE) IN Q3.SAYS OUTLOOK FOR FULL YEAR REMAINS AS PREVIOUSLY COMMUNICATED..SAYS REMAIN CONFIDENT THAT CO IS ON TRACK TO DELIVER AN IMPROVEMENT IN BOTH REVENUE AND OPERATING MARGIN.  Full Article

Essentra Says HY Basic Adj.EPS Higher By 2.3 Pct To 11 Pence
Friday, 3 Aug 2018 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::INTERIM DIVIDEND 6.3 PENCEPER SHARE.SAYS HY 2018 REVENUE DECREASED 1.8PCT (INCREASED 1.7PCT AT CONSTANT FX) TO 513.1 MILLION STG, WITH LFL REVENUE UNCHANGED.SAYS HY REPORTED OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH OF 7.6 PERCENT (AT CONSTANT FX) TO 26.0 MILLION STG.SAYS HY BASIC ADJUSTED EPS HIGHER BY 2.3 PERCENT (AT CONSTANT FX) TO 11.0 PENCE.  Full Article

Essentra Divests Trade & Assets Of Swiftbrook
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::DIVESTMENT OF SWIFTBROOK IN PACKAGING DIVISION.DIVESTMENT OF TRADE AND ASSETS OF SWIFTBROOK, IRELAND TO GRAPHIC AND PAPER MERCHANTS HOLDINGS FOR UNDISCLOSED CONSIDERATION.  Full Article

Essentra Announces Acquisition Of Nolato Hertila
Friday, 6 Jul 2018 

July 6 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::ACQUISITION OF NOLATO HERTILA IN COMPONENTS.ACQUISITION OF NOLATO HERTILA IN COMPONENTS DIVISION.DEAL FOR A CASH CONSIDERATION OF APPROXIMATELY SEK 58M.HERTILA HAS BEEN ACQUIRED ON A CASH-FREE, DEBT-FREE BASIS, FUNDED FROM EXISTING FACILITIES.TRANSACTION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY EARNINGS ENHANCING TO COMPANY.  Full Article

Essentra Says Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - Essentra PLC ::APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.SAYS APPOINTMENT OF LILY LIU TO BOARD WITH EFFECT FROM 15 NOVEMBER, TO SUCCEED STEFAN SCHELLINGER AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.CFO STEFAN SCHELLINGER WILL RETIRE FROM BOARD ON 15 NOVEMBER 2018 AND LEAVE ESSENTRA ON 30 NOVEMBER 2018.  Full Article

Xaar Says Lily Liu, Chief Financial Officer, To Leave Company
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - Xaar Plc ::SAYS LILY LIU, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, HAS DECIDED TO LEAVE COMPANY.SAYS LIU TO TAKE UP POSITION OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AT ESSENTRA, A FTSE 250 COMPANY.SAYS FORMAL PROCESS TO RECRUIT LIU'S SUCCESSOR HAS COMMENCED.  Full Article

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