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Future PLC (FUTR.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Future raises 22 mln stg via placing
Friday, 7 Jul 2017 03:43am EDT 

July 7 (Reuters) - Future Plc :Total of 8,800,000 new ordinary have been conditionally placed at a price of 250p per placing shares, raising proceeds of 22 mln stg.  Full Article

Future says trading in H2 expected to be slightly ahead of its expectations
Friday, 19 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Future Plc :HY statutory profit before tax increased significantly to £0.9m (2016: £0.3m loss).HY group revenue increased 35% to £40.9m (2016: £30.2m).HY adjusted eps up significantly to 9.3p (2016: 2.5p).Full year effect of synergy savings of £3m expected in fy18 as planned.Trading in second half of financial year is expected to be slightly ahead of board's expectations.  Full Article

Future says overall HY trading has been positive
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 02:00am EDT 

Future Plc : Provides trading update for six months to 31 march 2017 . Overall trading for year to date has been positive . Group's media division performing strongly with fast growing revenue streams of e-commerce and events up about 70% and 15% yoy, respectively .Board's expectation for group's results for both first six months and financial year remain unchanged.  Full Article

UK's CMA accepts Future's undertakings to divest title SciFiNow for Miura deal
Monday, 14 Nov 2016 02:50am EST 

Competition and Markets Authority (CMA):UK's CMA accepted Future Plc's undertakings to divest title SciFiNow in relation to acquisition of Miura (Holdings) Ltd.  Full Article

UK's CMA says Future, Mirua deal could face investigation
Friday, 7 Oct 2016 02:40am EDT 

UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA): Says acquisition of Miura Ltd, parent of Imagine, by Future Plc could face an in-depth investigation over competition concerns . Says post merger completion, companies' titles will be sufficiently constrained by competing magazines or similar online content with exception of sci-fi magazines .Says companies' sci-fi titles compete closely and available evidence showed that other magazines and online content only impose a limited competition constraint.  Full Article

UK's CMA says considering if Future-Miura deal may lessen competition in UK
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 09:00am EDT 

UK's Cma : Is considering whether it is or may be case that deal between Future Plc and Miura, if carried into effect, will result in creation of a relevant merger situation .Considering whether deal may be expected to result, in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in United Kingdom for goods or services..  Full Article

BRIEF-Future raises 22 mln stg via placing

* Total of 8,800,000 new ordinary have been conditionally placed at a price of 250p per placing shares, raising proceeds of 22 mln stg Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: