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Sage Group PLC (SGE.L)

SGE.L on London Stock Exchange

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3.00 (+0.38%)
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799.00
Open
803.80
Day's High
804.40
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797.80
Volume
184,389
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2,158,265
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826.00
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Sage Group Proposes To Reduce "On Target" Bonus Payout For Executive Directors
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Sage Group PLC ::SAGE GROUP PLC - PROPOSED CHANGES TO DIRECTORS' REMUNERATION POLICY.SAGE GROUP PLC - CONFIRM A CHANGE TO 2019 POLICY WHICH WILL BE PUT TO A SHAREHOLDER VOTE AT AGM.SAGE GROUP PLC - PROPOSES TO REDUCE "ON TARGET" BONUS PAYOUT FOR EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS FROM 70% TO 50%.SAGE GROUP PLC - NO CHANGES ARE PROPOSED TO "BELOW THRESHOLD PERFORMANCE" AND "MAXIMUM" SCENARIOS SET OUT IN TABLE ON PAGE 112..  Full Article

Sage Group Announces Disposal Of U.S. Payroll Outsourcing Business
Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Sage Group PLC ::SAGE GROUP PLC - DISPOSAL OF US PAYROLL OUTSOURCING BUSINESS.SAGE GROUP PLC - ENTERED INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR SALE OF SPR TO ISOLVED HCM, LLC.SAGE GROUP PLC - TOTAL SALE CONSIDERATION IS APPROXIMATELY £78M.SAGE GROUP PLC - EXPECTS TO REPORT A STATUTORY PROFIT ON DISPOSAL OF APPROXIMATELY £23M ON COMPLETION.SAGE GROUP PLC - PROCEEDS WILL BE INVESTED FOR GROWTH AND USED TO REDUCE NET DEBT.SAGE GROUP PLC - SALE CONSIDERATION INCLUDES £73M PAYABLE IN CASH ON COMPLETION AND REMAINING £5M REPRESENTS CONTINGENT CONSIDERATION.  Full Article

Sage Group Says Stephen Kelly Steps Down As CEO
Friday, 31 Aug 2018 

Aug 31 (Reuters) - Sage Group PLC ::BOARD AND STEPHEN KELLY, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, HAVE COME TO AN AGREEMENT AND STEPHEN HAS STEPPED DOWN AS A DIRECTOR AND CEO.CONTINUES TO TRADE IN LINE WITH PREVIOUS FY18 GUIDANCE OF AROUND 7 PCT ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH AND AROUND 27.5 PCT ORGANIC OPERATING MARGIN.APPOINTED STEVE HARE, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, TO ADDITIONAL POST OF COO ON AN INTERIM BASIS. IN HIS POSITION AS CFO AND INTERIM COO.STEVE HARE WILL HAVE FULL EXECUTIVE AUTHORITY TO RUN BUSINESS UNTIL APPOINTMENT OF NEW CEO.  Full Article

Accountants Adoption Of AI Expected To Increase As Clients' Expectations Shift
Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 

March 15 (Reuters) - Sage Group Plc ::ACCOUNTANTS ADOPTION OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE EXPECTED TO INCREASE AS CLIENTS’ EXPECTATIONS SHIFT.  Full Article

Sage Group completes acquisition of Intacct Corp
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - SAGE GROUP PLC ::CONFIRMS ACQUISITION OF INTACCT CORPORATION HAS NOW BEEN COMPLETED.  Full Article

Sage Group completes disposal of North American payments business
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - SAGE GROUP PLC ::COMPLETES DISPOSAL OF NORTH AMERICAN PAYMENTS BUSINESS.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 30

May 30 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 2 points higher at 7,188 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.29% ahead of the cash market open.