G4S plc


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Q3 2020 G4S PLC Trading Statement Release

Latest Developments


G4S Says Underlying Earnings Are Now Ahead Of Prior Year For First Eight Months

G4S Completes Sale Conventional Cash Businesses In Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

G4S Says Board Unanimously Rejected Garda World Proposal On Sept. 12


About G4S plc

G4S Plc is a United Kingdom-based security company. The Company focuses on the provision of security services and solutions to customers. Its solutions include Secure Solutions and Cash Solutions. Secure Solutions are focused on security and security technology. Secure Solutions offers software tools, including evidence-based risk assessment, incident management and travel advisory systems such as RISK360. Secure Solutions also offers security systems such as Symmetry Connect access control systems and visitor management systems. The Cash Solutions include Retail Technology Solutions. Retail Technology Solutions comprises of cash technology services focused on the management of cash, including Retail Cash Solutions (RCS), the software and service solution for retail formats in North America. Retail Technology Solutions also include Deposita, Cash360 and G4S Pay solutions for medium and small retail formats.


Security Systems & Services

Contact Info

5th Fl, 105 Victoria Street


United Kingdom


Executive Leadership

John P. Connolly

Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Ashley Almanza

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Tim Weller

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Mel Brooks

Regional President - Africa

John C. Kenning

Regional Chief Executive Officer of Americas

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2.20 mean rating - 10 analysts
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept. 15

Sept 15 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening six points higher at 6,032 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * ASTRAZENECA: AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine trial remains on hold in the United States pending a U.S. investigation into a serious side effect in...

UK's G4S rejects 2.95 billion pound offer from Canadian security firm GardaWorld

Britain's G4S said on Monday it had rejected a 2.95 billion pound ($3.8 billion) offer from Canadian security firm GardaWorld, saying it was "highly opportunistic".

Three former G4S executives charged in Britain

Three former executives of security services group G4S Care and Justice Services (G4SCJ) have been charged with fraud over a multi-year scheme to defraud the Ministry of Justice, the UK Serious Fraud Office said on Tuesday.

Three former G4S executives charged in Britain

Three former executives of G4S Care and Justice Services (UK), a security group, have been charged over a multi-year scheme to defraud the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), the UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said on Tuesday.

G4S profits beat, lockdown easing boosts security demand

Security contractor G4S Plc <GFS.L> beat first-half profit expectations on Thursday and said it expects increased demand for thermal cameras and screening personnel as companies reopen after lockdowns, sending its shares 6% higher.

Security contractor G4S beats profit estimates, dividend still on hold

Private security contractor G4S Plc on Thursday reported first-half operating profit that beat market expectations, getting a boost from a solid performance in its core security business, but said it would still hold off on resuming dividends.

Security firm G4S reports higher revenue at its security division

Private security firm G4S Plc <GFS.L> reported a slightly higher revenue on Wednesday at its mainstay security business for the first five months of 2020 and said it had won 1.2 billion pounds worth of contracts.

Brinks Co considering $1.23 billion takeover of G4S cash business: Sky News

U.S. security company Brinks Co <BCO.N> is mulling a more than 1 billion pound ($1.23 billion) takeover of the cash solutions business of G4S Plc <GFS.L>, Sky News reported on Friday, sending the British company's shares as much as 9% higher.

Brinks Co considering $1.23 bln takeover of G4S cash business - Sky News

U.S. security company Brinks Co is mulling a more than 1 billion pound ($1.23 billion) takeover of the cash solutions business of Britain's G4S Plc, Sky News reported on Friday.

Security firm G4S falls as Canadian rival abandons interest

Shares of G4S Plc fell as much as 9 percent in early trade on Tuesday after Canadian rival Garda World Security dropped its potential bid for the British security services company over the weekend.

G4S first-quarter revenue rises, separation review on track

Britain's G4S Plc, which has been subject to takeover interest from Canada's Garda World Security, said on Tuesday it had made good progress in a review to separate its cash business and reported higher first-quarter revenue.

G4S soars as Canada's Garda World Security considers bid

Canada's Garda World Security said on Wednesday it was considering a cash offer for some or all of G4S, sending shares in the world's largest listed security company up almost a third for their biggest daily gain in nearly two decades.

REFILE-Canada's Garda World considering making offer for Britain's G4S

Canada's Garda World Security said on Wednesday it was in preliminary stages of considering an approach to the board of British rival G4S Plc for a possible cash offer to buy the company.

G4S reviews options to separate cash solutions business

G4S Plc <GFS.L> is reviewing options to separate its cash solutions business that is responsible for transporting, storing and managing cash, the world's top security firm said on Thursday.

G4S says trading in line with full-year targets

G4S <GFS.L>, the world's biggest security group, said it expected growth to accelerate in the second half of the year after organic revenue fell 2 percent in the first quarter due to tough comparatives with last year.

Britain's G4S looks beyond small change in cash revolution

Global security and cash management firm G4S <GFS.L> expects notes and coins to drive its business, even as their usage falls in favor of electronic transactions around the world.

BRIEF-G4S revenues below expectations, sees positive outlook on global growth

* strong growth in technology-related security revenues: +11.4%

BRIEF-G4S 2017 revenue outlook slightly lower than previously flagged

* organic revenue growth was 4.4%, with all regions growing apart from Middle east and India region

Head of G4S immigration unit at centre of abuse scandal quits

The head of a G4S-run immigration unit in Britain at the centre of allegations of bullying and abuse, has resigned, the outsourcing company said on Friday.

BRIEF-G4S Custodial and Detention Services managing director says Ben Saunders has resigned as director of Gatwick Immigration Removal Centre

* G4S Custodial and Detention Services managing director says Ben Saunders has resigned from his role as director of Gatwick Immigration Removal Centre Further company coverage:

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