COPENHAGEN Feb 27 Danish hearing aid maker William Demant Holding reported a slightly smaller than expected rise in full-year profit, and said it expected earnings per share to rise 5-10 percent in 2014.
Operating profit (EBIT) for 2013 rose 7.9 percent to 1.78 billion Danish crowns ($326 mln), below an average 1.81 million crowns estimate in a Reuters poll..
The group also said it will join Apple's "Made for iPhone" programme.
Itaú's Setubal sees high growth at Brazil's XP
SAO PAULO, June 24 The price that Itaú Unibanco Holding SA paid for a minority stake in Brazilian independent securities firm XP Investimentos SA embeds "very high growth rates" ahead, co-Chairman Roberto Setubal said on Saturday.