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Wipro Ltd (WIPR.NS)

WIPR.NS on National Stock Exchange of India

286.40INR
17 May 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Wipro investigating reports that its IT systems have been hacked - KrebsOnSecurity
Monday, 15 Apr 2019 

April 15 (Reuters) - :WIPRO LTD <<>> INVESTIGATING REPORTS THAT ITS IT SYSTEMS HAVE BEEN HACKED - KREBSONSECURITY .WIPRO INVESTIGATING REPORTS ITS IT SYSTEMS BEEN HACKED AND BEING USED TO LAUNCH ATTACKS AGAINST SOME OF THE COMPANY’S CUSTOMERS- KREBSONSECURITY.  Full Article

Wipro Ltd To Consider Share Buyback Proposal
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 

April 10 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::WILL CONSIDER A PROPOSAL FOR BUYBACK OF EQUITY SHARES OF COMPANY.  Full Article

Wipro Says Impact Of Workday, Cornerstone Divestment To Reflect In Financials For Qtr, FY Ending March 31
Tuesday, 2 Apr 2019 

April 2 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::DIVESTMENT OF WORKDAY, CORNERSTONE ON DEMAND BUSINESS IN VARIOUS JURISDICTIONS, EXCEPT PORTUGAL, FRANCE & SWEDEN, COMPLETED EFFECTIVE MARCH 31.IMPACT OF DIVESTMENT EXPECTED TO REFLECT IN FINANCIALS OF CO FOR QUARTER & YEAR ENDED MARCH 31 , 2019.AGGREGATE CONSIDERATION OF $95.27 MILLION OUT OF $100 MILLION HAS BEEN RECEIVED.DIVESTMENT OF WORKDAY, CORNERSTONE ON DEMAND BUSINESS IN PORTUGAL, FRANCE, SWEDEN LIKELY TO BE COMPLETED DURING QUARTER ENDING JUNE 30, 2019.  Full Article

Wipro And RiskLens Partner To Offer Cyber Risk Quantification Solutions To Clients
Monday, 4 Mar 2019 

March 4 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::WIPRO AND RISKLENS PARTNER TO OFFER CYBER RISK QUANTIFICATION SOLUTIONS TO CLIENTS.  Full Article

Wipro Says Alight To Buy Workday And Cornerstone Ondemand Business
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::SAYS ALIGHT TO ACQUIRE WORKDAY AND CORNERSTONE ONDEMAND BUSINESS FROM WIPRO.AGREEMENT TO DIVEST WIPRO'S WORKDAY AND CORNERSTONE ONDEMAND BUSINESS TO ALIGHT FOR CASH CONSIDERATION OF UP TO $110 MILLION.OF THE $110 MILLION, $10 MILLION WOULD BE A DEFERRED CONSIDERATION PAYABLE AT THE END OF 12 MONTHS BASED ON THE ACHIEVEMENT OF PERFORMANCE TARGETS.SAYS DIVESTITURE AGREEMENT WILL RESULT IN ABOUT 350 EMPLOYEES IN CO'S WORKDAY AND CORNERSTONE ONOEMAND TEAMS MOVING TO ALIGHT.DEAL IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE DURING THE QUARTER ENDING MARCH 31 , 2019.  Full Article

India's Wipro Exec Says Europe Business, Including Uk, Is Very Robust
Friday, 18 Jan 2019 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd Abidali Neemuchwala, CEO::WIPRO LTD EXEC SAYS "EUROPE BUSINESS, INCLUDING UK, IS VERY ROBUST".  Full Article

Wipro Says Board Approves Issue Of Bonus Shares In 1:3 Ratio
Friday, 18 Jan 2019 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::SAYS DECLARED INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 1 RUPEE PER EQUITY SHARE.SAYS APPROVED ISSUE OF BONUS EQUITY SHARES IN THE PROPORTION OF 1:3.  Full Article

India's Wipro Sees Better Momentum In Asia Pacific And Emerging Markets - Exec
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd Executives Abidali Z. Neemuchwala, Jatin Dalal and Saurabh Govil ::EXEC SAYS CO SEEING BETTER MOMENTUM IN ASIA PACIFIC AND EMERGING MARKETS.EXEC SAYS CO SEES ATTRITION COMING TO INDUSTRY LEVELS IN COMING QTRS.  Full Article

Wipro Sees Revenue From IT Services Business In Range Of $2.03 Bln To $2.07 Bln In Dec Qtr
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::SAYS EXPECT REVENUE FROM IT SERVICES BUSINESS TO BE IN THE RANGE OF $2,028 MILLION TO $2,068 MILLION IN DEC QUARTER.SAYS IT SERVICES SEGMENT HAD A HEADCOUNT OF 175,346 AT THE END OF SEPT QUARTER VERSUS 163,759 EMPLOYEES LAST YEAR.SAYS CO CARVING OUT INDIA PUBLIC SECTOR UNDERTAKING AND INDIA GOVERNMENT BUSINESS.SEPT QUARTER IT SERVICES OPERATING MARGIN WAS 14.6 PERCENT VERSUS 17.3 PERCENT LAST YEAR.WILL CARVE OUT INDIA PSU AND INDIA GOVERNMENT BUSINESS OUT OF IT SERVICES SEGMENT IN FINANCIALS EFFECTIVE QUARTER ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2018.ENTERPRISE BUSINESS IN INDIA WILL CONTINUE TO BE PART OF THE IT SERVICES SEGMENT.WIPRO SAYS IT SERVICES SEGMENT ADDED 76 NEW CUSTOMERS DURING SEPT QUARTER VERSUS 41 CUSTOMERS LAST YEAR.OUTLOOK FOR THE QUARTER ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2018 REFLECTS THIS CHANGE IN INDIA PSU AND INDIA GOVERNMENT BUSINESS."WE SEE AUTOMATION AS A KEY LEVER TO DRIVE MARGINS GOING FORWARD".  Full Article

India's Wipro Sept-Qtr Profit Down About 13.8 Pct
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Wipro Ltd ::SEPT QUARTER CONSOL NET PROFIT 18.89 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 21.92 BILLION RUPEES LAST YEAR.CONSENSUS FORECAST FOR SEPT QUARTER CONSOL PROFIT WAS 21 BILLION RUPEES.SEPT QUARTER CONSOL TOTAL INCOME 152.03 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 141.40 BILLION RUPEES LAST YEAR.SEPT QUARTER CONSOL IT SERVICES SEGMENT REVENUE 143.77 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 131.69 BILLION RUPEES LAST YEAR.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Facebook raises minimum wage for U.S. contract workers to $20/hr

May 13 Facebook Inc said on Monday it was raising its minimum wage for all U.S. contract workers, reacting to rising costs of living as it faces intense scrutiny over the treatment of ordinary employees and their pay.