Adecco Group AG (ADEN.S)
ZURICH/BERLIN, Sept 20 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening broadly unchanged at 8,944 points on Thursday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .
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ZURICH, Sept 19 Adecco Group blames a slowdown in hiring in southern Europe for weak revenue growth in Europe during September, Chief Financial Officer Hans Ploos van Amstel told Reuters on Wednesday.
ZURICH, Sept 19 Adecco Group's shares fell to their lowest level in two years on Wednesday after the world's largest staffing company signalled a slowdown in European hiring growth.
MILAN, Sept 19 European shares hit two-week highs on Wednesday, led higher by materials stocks, while disappointing updates from staffing firm Adecco and home improvement retailer Kingfisher weighed.
ZURICH, Sept 19 Adecco has seen a slowdown in growth so far in the third quarter, the world's largest staffing company said on Wednesday ahead of its investor day in London.
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ZURICH, Aug 9 Adecco reported profit slightly below expectations on Thursday as the staffing company said revenue growth slowed.