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Experian PLC (EXPN.L)

EXPN.L on London Stock Exchange

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Experian Sees FY ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH IN LINE WITH H1
Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::HALF-YEARLY FINANCIAL REPORT.FY EXPECT EBIT GROWTH AT OR ABOVE REVENUE GROWTH AND STRONG PROGRESS IN BENCHMARK EARNINGS PER SHARE, ALL AT CONSTANT CURRENCY.EXPECT FULL-YEAR ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH IN LINE WITH FIRST HALF, AND AT TOP OF OUR PREVIOUS GUIDANCE RANGE.FIRST INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 4% TO 14.0 US CENTS PER ORDINARY SHARE.HY PRETAX PROFIT $470 MILLION VERSUS $495 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.HY STATUTORY REVENUE $ 2,364 MILLION VERSUS $2,207 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.TOTAL DIVIDEND US14.0C VERSUS US13.5C.  Full Article

Rank Group Names William Floydd As CFO
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Rank Group PLC ::CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER APPOINTMENT.ANNOUNCE APPOINTMENT OF WILLIAM "BILL" FLOYDD AS ITS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.MOST RECENTLY, BILL WAS CFO AT FTSE 100 EXPERIAN PLC'S UK AND IRELAND REGION.JAMES PIZEY, WHO STEPPED INTO ROLE OF INTERIM CFO POST CLIVE JENNINGS' DEPARTURE, WILL MOVE TO ROLE OF GROUP FINANCIAL CONTROLLER.  Full Article

UK's CMA Refers Experian, Clearscore Deal For In-Depth Investigation
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 

July 31 (Reuters) - UK's CMA::CMA REFERS MERGER OF CREDIT SCORE PROVIDERS FOR IN-DEPTH INVESTIGATION.CMA HAS REFERRED EXPERIAN’S PURCHASE OF CLEARSCORE FOR AN IN-DEPTH MERGER INVESTIGATION.DEADLINE FOR CMA'S FINAL DECISION ON EXPERIAN-CLEARSCORE MERGER IS 14 JANUARY 2019.  Full Article

UK's CMA Says Experian-Clearscore Deal May Reduce Competition
Friday, 20 Jul 2018 

July 20 (Reuters) - UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)::UK'S CMA SAYS HAS FOUND THAT EXPERIAN’S PURCHASE OF CLEARSCORE MAY REDUCE COMPETITION FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO CHECK THEIR CREDIT SCORE.EXPERIAN, CLEARSCORE HAVE UNTIL JULY 27 TO OFFER SOLUTIONS FOR CMA’S CONCERNS, OTHERWISE MERGER WILL BE REFERRED FOR IN-DEPTH PHASE 2 PROBE.  Full Article

Experian Says FY Guidance Unchanged At Constant Currency
Friday, 13 Jul 2018 

July 13 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::FOR YEAR AHEAD, AT CONSTANT CURRENCY, OUR GUIDANCE IS UNCHANGED.Q1 UK AND IRELAND REVENUE FROM ONGOING ACTIVITIES ROSE 4 PERCENT AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES.QTRLY NORTH AMERICA REVENUE FROM ONGOING ACTIVITIES ROSE 13 PERCENT AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES.QTRLY GROUP REVENUE FROM ONGOING ACTIVITIES ROSE 10 PERCENT AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES.WE HAVE STARTED YEAR WELL, IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS- CEO.  Full Article

Experian Secures FCA Accreditation To Supply Open Banking And PSD2
Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 

June 21 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::EXPERIAN SECURES FCA ACCREDITATION TO SUPPLY OPEN BANKING AND PSD2.FCA HAS GIVEN CO PERMISSION TO OPERATE AS AN ACCOUNT INFORMATION SERVICES PROVIDER.  Full Article

Experian Says Subsidiary Experian Finance Priced £400 Million 2.125% Bonds Due 2024
Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 

June 20 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::BOND ISSUE.SUBSIDIARY, EXPERIAN FINANCE PLC, RATED A-/BAA1, HAS PRICED AN ISSUE OF £400 MILLION 2.125% BONDS DUE 2024.PROCEEDS WILL BE USED FOR GENERAL CORPORATE PURPOSES, INCLUDING REPAYMENT OF AN UPCOMING BOND MATURITY.  Full Article

Experian Announces A Strategic Financial Partnership With Danal
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 

April 26 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::EXPERIAN PLC - ANNOUNCED A STRATEGIC FINANCIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH DANAL, A MOBILE PHONE IDENTITY AND AUTHENTICATION PLATFORM..EXPERIAN PLC - THE TWO COMPANIES CLOSED A PRELIMINARY STRATEGIC INVESTMENT ROUND..  Full Article

Experian Says Q3 Organic Revenue Growth Of 5 Pct
Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Experian Plc ::ISSUES AN UPDATE ON TRADING FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017."WE ARE CONFIDENT OF FURTHER IMPROVEMENT AS WE MOVE INTO OUR TRADITIONALLY STRONGER FINAL QUARTER".FOR YEAR AS A WHOLE WE CONTINUE TO EXPECT ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF MID-SINGLE DIGITS.SEES STABLE MARGINS AND FURTHER PROGRESS IN BENCHMARK EARNINGS PER SHARE.Q3 ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF 5% AND TOTAL GROWTH OF 8% AT ACTUAL RATES.IN NORTH AMERICA, WE DELIVERED ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH OF 5%, WITH TOTAL REVENUE GROWTH OF 7% IN Q3.LATIN AMERICA DELIVERED ANOTHER STRONG QUARTER OF GROWTH, WITH TOTAL AND ORGANIC REVENUE UP 7% AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES IN Q3.TOTAL AND ORGANIC REVENUE AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES IN UK AND IRELAND WAS FLAT IN Q3.CONTINUE TO REVIEW FULL IMPLICATIONS OF U.S NEW TAX LEGISLATION.WE EXPECT EFFECT OF REDUCTION IN HEADLINE TAX RATE WILL BE BROADLY OFFSET BY REDUCTION IN AVAILABILITY OF TAX DEDUCTIONS.GROUP BENCHMARK TAX RATE FOR YEAR ENDING 31 MARCH 2018 WILL BE UNCHANGED FROM PREVIOUS GUIDANCE.  Full Article

Experian posts H1 pretax profit $467 mln
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - EXPERIAN PLC :INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 4 PERCENT TO 0.135 USDPER SHARE.‍WE HAVE STARTED YEAR WELL- CEO​.‍ANNOUNCING A FIRST INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 13.5 US CENTS PER SHARE, UP 4% ON PRIOR YEAR​.H1 REVENUE $2.19​ BILLION VERSUS $2.09 BILLION YEAR AGO.H1 PRETAX PROFIT $ ‍467​ MILLION VERSUS $500 MILLION YEAR AGO.H1 NORTH AMERICA REVENUE $ ‍1.26​ BILLION VERSUS $1.18 BILLION YEAR AGO.H1 UK AND IRELAND REVENUE $ ‍378​ MILLION VERSUS $ 410 MILLION YEAR AGO.  Full Article

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