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Informa PLC (INF.L)

INF.L on London Stock Exchange

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22 Mar 2019
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Informa Posts FY Statutory Operating Profit Of £363.2 Mln
Thursday, 7 Mar 2019 

March 7 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::INFORMA PLC- FY REVENUE GROWTH: +3.7% UNDERLYING AND +34.9% REPORTED TO £2,369.5M.INFORMA PLC- FY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT: +2.3% UNDERLYING AND +34.4% REPORTED TO £732.1M.INFORMA PLC- FY STATUTORY OPERATING PROFIT: £363.2M (2017: £344.7M).INFORMA PLC- FY DIVIDEND UP 7.1% TO 21.90P (2017: 20.45P).INFORMA- GEOGRAPHICAL SPLIT HELPS MANAGE CURRENT VOLATILITY STEMMING FROM BREXIT, TRADE TENSIONS BETWEEN US AND CHINA.  Full Article

Informa Sells Life Sciences Media Brands Portfolio For $100 Mln
Friday, 1 Feb 2019 

Feb 1 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::DISPOSAL OF LIFE SCIENCES MEDIA BRANDS PORTFOLIO.DIVESTITURE OF LIFE SCIENCES MEDIA BRANDS PORTFOLIO FOR A CONSIDERATION OF JUST OVER $100 MILLION.TRANSACTION DOES NOT INCLUDE CBI EVENTS BUSINESS.  Full Article

Informa Says 10-Month Underlying Rev Grew 3.9 Pct
Friday, 9 Nov 2018 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::10-MONTH TRADING UPDATE.ON TRACK FOR FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS.GROUP UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH OF +3.9 PCT FOR TEN MONTHS TO 31 OCTOBER 2018.COMBINATION PHASE OF ACCELERATED INTEGRATION PLAN FOR UBM COMPLETED ON SCHEDULE.UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH FOR STANDALONE INFORMA GROUP, PRE-COMBINATION, OF +4.1 PCT IN TEN-MONTH PERIOD TO 31 OCTOBER 2018.NEW COMBINED INFORMA GROUP DELIVERED UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH OF +3.9 PCT; REPORTED REVENUE GROWTH FOR 10-MONTH PERIOD WAS +31.8 PCT.ON TRACK TO MEET OUR AMBITION FOR UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH OF 3.5 PCT.UNDERLYING GROWTH IN 10-MONTH PERIOD WAS +6.9 PCT FOR GLOBAL EXHIBITIONS.FIRMLY ON TRACK TO MEET OUR TARGET OF BETWEEN 6 PCT AND 6.5 PCT GROWTH FOR 2018 IN GLOBAL EXHIBITIONS.10-MONTH PRO-FORMA UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH OF UBM BUSINESSES WAS +2.3 PCT, UP FROM +1.1 PCT REPORTED FOR FIRST SIX MONTHS OF YEAR.CONFIDENT WE CAN DELIVER ON 2018 EXPECTATIONS FOR UBM BUSINESS OF AROUND 3 PCT GROWTH OVERALL AND C.4 PCT GROWTH IN EVENTS.  Full Article

UK's CMA Decided Anticipated Acquisition By Informa Of UBM Does Not Qualify For Investigation Under Merger Provisions
Thursday, 12 Jul 2018 

July 12 (Reuters) - UK'S CMA::DECIDED ANTICIPATED ACQUISITION BY INFORMA PLC OF UBM PLC DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR INVESTIGATION UNDER MERGER PROVISIONS OF ENTERPRISE ACT 2002.  Full Article

UBM Says Scheme On Informa Deal Sanctioned By Court
Thursday, 14 Jun 2018 

June 14 (Reuters) - UBM Plc ::SCHEME SANCTIONED BY COURT.COURT HAS TODAY SANCTIONED SCHEME BY WHICH RECOMMENDED OFFER OF UBM BY INFORMA IS BEING IMPLEMENTED.SCHEME WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE UPON COURT ORDER BEING DELIVERED TO REGISTRAR OF COMPANIES, WHICH IS EXPECTED TO TAKE PLACE ON 15 JUNE 2018.  Full Article

UK's CMA Clears Informa-UBM Deal
Thursday, 31 May 2018 

May 31 (Reuters) - UK's CMA::DECIDED THAT INFORMA-UBM TRANSACTION DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR INVESTIGATION UNDER MERGER PROVISIONS OF ENTERPRISE ACT 2002.  Full Article

Informa Reconfirms FY Expectations, Further Improvement In Performance In Start Of 2018
Friday, 25 May 2018 

May 25 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::RE-CONFIRMING FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS.REPORTED FURTHER IMPROVEMENT IN ITS OPERATING PERFORMANCE THROUGH FIRST FOUR MONTHS OF 2018.  Full Article

Informa Says Offer For UBM Approved By 99 Pct Of Shareholder Vote
Tuesday, 17 Apr 2018 

April 17 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::INFORMA PLC - SHAREHOLDER APPROVAL OF OFFER.INFORMA PLC - INFORMA PLC'S OFFER FOR UBM PLC APPROVED BY 99% OF SHAREHOLDER VOTE.  Full Article

Informa Expects To Deliver More Than 3% Underlying Revenue Growth in FY 2017​
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Informa Plc ::‍CAN CONFIRM IN RESPECT OF 2017 FINANCIAL YEAR IT EXPECTS GROUP WILL DELIVER MORE THAN 3% UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH​.‍IN 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR, TARGETING UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH FOR GROUP OF MORE THAN 3.5% AND SUSTAINED UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH IN ALL FOUR DIVISIONS​.  Full Article

Informa Offers To Buy UBM Plc
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - UBM PLC ::PROPOSED COMBINATION OF INFORMA PLC AND UBM PLC.PROPOSED COMBINATION OF INFORMA PLC AND UBM PLC TO CREATE LEADING B2B INFORMATION SERVICES GROUP.‍PROPOSED COMBINATION WOULD BE IMPLEMENTED THROUGH A SHARE AND CASH OFFER BY INFORMA FOR ENTIRE SHARE CAPITAL OF UBM​.‍UNDER TERMS OF PROPOSED COMBINATION, UBM SHAREHOLDERS WOULD RECEIVE: FOR EACH UBM SHARE: 1.083 INFORMA SHARES; AND 163 PENCE IN CASH​.COMBINED GROUP WILL BE OWNED C. 65.5% BY INFORMA SHAREHOLDERS AND C. 34.5% BY UBM SHAREHOLDERS.‍DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN PARTIES REMAIN ONGOING REGARDING OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF PROPOSED COMBINATION​.PROPOSED COMBINATION IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT SYNERGIES FOR COMBINED GROUP.DEREK MAPP, CHAIRMAN OF INFORMA PLC, WOULD BE CHAIRMAN OF COMBINED GROUP.‍UBM SHAREHOLDERS WOULD BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE FINAL UBM DIVIDEND IN RESPECT OF YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017​.STEPHEN A. CARTER, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF INFORMA PLC, WOULD BE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF COMBINED GROUP.  Full Article

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