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Provident Financial PLC (PFG.L)

PFG.L on London Stock Exchange

370.80GBp
16 Aug 2019
Change (% chg)

14.80 (+4.16%)
Prev Close
356.00
Open
364.90
Day's High
370.80
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354.50
Volume
313,425
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796,417
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705.80
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Tue, Jul 30 2019

Provident Financial to return troubled home credit arm to growth in 2020

Provident Financial's boss aims to return its troubled home credit unit to profit in the second half of 2020 as the more than century-old lender also moves past a costly and unsolicited takeover attempt by its smaller rival.

UPDATE 2-Provident Financial to return troubled home credit arm to growth in 2020

* FCA probe into unit nearly complete (Adds CEO comments from call, share move, analyst comment)

Provident Financial reports in-line adjusted profit

July 30 Sub-prime lender Provident Financial on Tuesday reported adjusted first-half profit in line with its own estimates, as it works on reviving its battered home credit business.

Provident Financial plans return of doorstep lending bonuses from August - memo

LONDON Provident Financial Group is planning to revamp how it measures the performance of its doorstep lending staff, with a view to resuming controversial bonus payments linked to loans issued to subprime borrowers.

Provident Financial plans return of doorstep lending bonuses from August- memo

* Pay, bonuses linked to sales activity and customer outcomes

BUZZ-Provident Financial: Slips as Jefferies cuts PT

** Shares of Provident Financial down 0.37% after Jefferies cuts price target

Provident Financial buoyed by collapse of hostile bid

LONDON Provident Financial's shares jumped on Wednesday after the collapse of a hostile takeover bid for the doorstep lender by rival Non-Standard Finance.

BUZZ-Provident tops FTSE 250 gainers as NSF drops hostile takeover bid

** Shares of British sub-prime lender Provident Financial jump over 9% after rival Non-Standard Finance drops hostile takeover bid

Provident Financial buoyed by collapse of NSF hostile bid

LONDON, June 5 Provident Financial's board welcomed the collapse of a hostile takeover bid for the doorstep lender by sector rival Non-Standard Finance, which sent its shares higher on Wednesday.

British subprime lender NSF drops bid for rival Provident Financial

British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance PLC is dropping its hostile 1.3 billion pound ($1.65 billion) bid for rival Provident Financial PLC, NSF said on Tuesday.

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