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Worldpay Group PLC (WPG.L)

WPG.L on London Stock Exchange

430.60GBp
13 Dec 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Vantiv Says Worldpay Deal Gets ‍U.S., UK And Dutch Regulatory Nod
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Vantiv Inc ::VANTIV- ‍WAITING PERIOD UNDER US HART-SCOTT-RODINO ANTITRUST IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF 1976 (AS AMENDED) HAS EXPIRED​.VANTIV- ‍ALL REQUIRED PRE-CLOSING APPROVALS FOR WORLDPAY DEAL HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FROM FCA​.VANTIV- ‍US, UK AND DUTCH REGULATORY CONDITIONS RELATING TO CLEARANCES FOR WORLDPAY DEAL HAVE BEEN SATISFIED​.  Full Article

Worldpay Group Plc says net revenue up 7 pct in quarter
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Worldpay Group Plc ::‍VANTIV AND WORLDPAY HAVE MADE GOOD PROGRESS ON ALL ASPECTS OF TRANSACTION AND INTEGRATION PLANNING HAS COMMENCED​.‍NET REVENUE UP +7% IN QUARTER AND 10% CUMULATIVELY; UNDERLYING EBITDA1 UP +8.5% IN QUARTER AND 12% CUMULATIVELY​.QTRLY ‍REVENUE 1,268.6 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 1,170.2​ MILLION POUNDS.RESPECTIVE SHAREHOLDER MEETINGS WILL BE CONVENED IN EARLY JANUARY 2018 AND IT IS EXPECTED THAT MERGER WILL COMPLETE IN MID-JANUARY 2018​.QTRLY ‍PROFIT BEFORE TAX 62.5 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 60.4​ MILLION POUNDS.‍WELL POSITIONED TO DELIVER AN UNDERLYING EBITDA MARGIN IMPROVEMENT IN SECOND HALF IN LINE WITH PREVIOUS GUIDANCE.‍WE EXPECT NET REVENUE GROWTH FOR FY 2017 TO BE AT LOWER END OF OUR EXISTING GUIDANCE RANGE OF 9-11 PERCENT​.‍EXPECT TRENDS IN UK AND US THAT WE HAVE SEEN IN Q3 TO CONTINUE INTO 2018.‍TAX CHARGE DECREASED BY £72.0 MILLION, OR 56 PERCENT, TO A TAX CHARGE OF £56.6 MILLION IN NINE MONTHS ENDED 30 SEPTEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Worldpay says bookrunner says upsized deal size by 50m to 350m shares
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

: Worldpay - Bookrunner says upsized deal size by 50m to 350m shares ; orders below 282p per share are likely to miss the transaction Further company coverage: [WPG.L] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Bookrunner says share offering price guidance in range of 282P-285P
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

: Worldpay - Bookrunner says price guidance of 282p-285p; books covered throughout that range Further company coverage: [WPG.L] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Bookrunner says Worldpay secondary share placing covered
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

Bookrunner: Bookrunner says Worldpay share placement books are covered Further company coverage: [WPG.L] (Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+91 806 749 1136;)).  Full Article

Bookrunner says Ship Global to sell 300 mln Worldpay's shares
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2016 

BofA Merrill Lynch : Proposed placing of approximately 300 million ordinary shares in Worldpay Group Plc ("company") by Ship Global 2 & Cy S.C.A. . Placing shares represent approximately 15 pct of Worldpay Group's issued ordinary share capital . Ship global 2 will cease to be entitled to appoint directors to board of worldpay group on completion of sale of placing shares . Says assuming all of placing shares are sold, Ship Global 2 will continue to hold approximately 13.2 pct of issued share capital of Worldpay Group .Worldpay Group will not receive any proceeds from placing.  Full Article

Nets says IPO-related costs amounts to 475 mln DKK
Thursday, 1 Sep 2016 

Nets: Says banks and advisors will receive 475 million Danish crowns ($71.1 million) in relation to IPO($1 = 6.6768 Danish crowns) (Copenhagen newsroom) ((copenhagen.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +45 33 96 96 55;)).  Full Article

UPDATE 2-Whitbread jumps after hedge fund Sachem Head declares stake

LONDON, Dec 6 Whitbread shares jumped more than 7 percent on Wednesday after U.S.-based hedge fund Sachem Head Capital Management declared a 3.4 percent stake in the British hotel and coffee chain operator.