Key Developments: FirstGroup PLC (FGP.L)

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FirstGroup plc announces directorate change
Friday, 12 Sep 2014 04:04am EDT 

FirstGroup plc:Says John McFarlane will be stepping down from the role of Chairman at the Annual General Meeting in July 2015.  Full Article

Firstgroup plc gives FY 2014 operating profit outlook
Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 02:00am EDT 

Firstgroup plc:Expects FY 2014 operating profit in line with expectations, excluding 14 mln Pounds impact of unprecedented weather conditions on First Student and Greyhound in the fourth quarter.  Full Article

FirstGroup plc reaffirms FY 2014 revenue outlook
Friday, 17 Jan 2014 02:00am EST 

FirstGroup plc:Sees FY 2014 revenues to be broadly in line with the FY 2013.The company reported revenue of 6.9 bln Pounds in FY 2013.  Full Article

FirstGroup plc announces Chairman of the Board succession
Friday, 6 Dec 2013 02:00am EST 

FirstGroup plc:Says John McFarlane will join the company's Board with immediate effect, and succeed Martin Gilbert as Chairman effective Jan. 1, 2014.  Full Article

FirstGroup plc Issues FY 2014 Revenue Guidance Below Analysts' Estimates-Conference Call
Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 03:30am EST 

FirstGroup plc announced that for fiscal 2014, it expects revenue for to be broadly flat. The Company reported revenue of GBP6.9 billion in fiscal 2013. According to I/B/E/S Estimates, analysts on an average are expecting the Company to report revenue of GBP6.654 billion for fiscal 2014.  Full Article

FirstGroup plc Sees Q1 2014 Guidance In Line With Management's Expectations
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013 02:00am EDT 

FirstGroup plc announced that for the first quarter of 2014, it expects overall trading in line with management's expectations.  Full Article

FirstGroup plc Completes Disposal of London Bus Depots To Comfortdelgro Corporation Ltd's Metroline Limited
Monday, 24 Jun 2013 04:02am EDT 

FirstGroup plc announced that further to the Group's announcement of April 9, 2013, the necessary regulatory approvals have now been received in respect of the sale of the London bus operations. As a result the Company confirmed the completion of the sale of five of the London bus depots to Metroline and three to Transit Systems Group for a combined consideration of approximately GBP80 million.  Full Article

FirstGroup Plc Announces Ownership Interest Of UBS Investment Bank
Thursday, 23 May 2013 08:39am EDT 

FirstGroup Plc announced that UBS Investment Bank has a holding interest of 24,121,422 ordinary shares representing 5.01% of issued share capital of the Company  Full Article

FirstGroup plc Does Not Declare Dividend; Announces Rights Issue Of Up To 722,859,586 New Shares At 85 Pence
Monday, 20 May 2013 02:00am EDT 

FirstGroup plc announced that the Board proposes that no final dividend will be paid in respect of the year to March 31, 2013, nor an interim dividend for the year to March 31, 2014. The Company also announced that it is proposing to raise gross proceeds of approximately GBP615 million (approximately GBP585 million net of expenses) by way of a three for two Rights Issue of New Ordinary Shares at a price of 85 pence per New Ordinary Share. The Rights Issue Price of 85 pence per New Ordinary Share represents a discount of approximately 62.0 per cent. to the Closing Price for an Existing Ordinary Share of 223.8 pence on May 17, 2013 a 39.5 per cent. discount to the theoretical ex-rights price based on that Closing Price. The proceeds of the Rights Issue will be used to remove the constraints of the Group's current balance sheet and provide a sustainable capital structure going forward, reinforce the Group's objective to remain investment grade, increase flexibility to continue the business transformation plans already underway in the Group's divisions, and underpin the Group's investment plans to create long term value for its Shareholders and other stakeholders.  Full Article

Comfortdelgro Corporation Ltd's Metroline Limited Announces Acquisition Of Firstgroup Plc’s London Bus Business And Assets
Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 06:54am EDT 

Comfortdelgro Corporation Ltd announced that the Company through wholly-owned subsidiary Metroline Limited, will acquire a portion of FirstGroup plc’s London bus business and assets for GBP57.5 million (approximately SGD109.0 million). The business that will be acquired under the transaction comprises 494 buses operating from five West London garages - Alperton, Greenford, Hayes, Uxbridge and Willesden Junction. Following the completion of the transaction, which is currently targeted for mid- 2013, the newly-acquired buses will operate under the Metroline brand.  Full Article

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Britain awards East Coast rail contract to Stagecoach-Virgin JV

LONDON - Britain said it would award a contract to run trains between London and Scotland to a Stagecoach and Virgin partnership, returning the East Coast line to private control after five years in state hands.

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