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G4S PLC (GFS.L)

GFS.L on London Stock Exchange

298.30GBp
18 Aug 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Petrofac says Tim Weller to set up in October; to join G4S
Monday, 15 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

Petrofac Ltd : Petrofac limited today announces that Tim Weller has advised board of his intention to leave group . Tim Weller will take up role of chief financial officer of G4S plc .Tim will leave group in October 2016 and search for his successor is underway..  Full Article

G4s says does not see big change to business from recent European attacks
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 03:23am EDT 

G4s Plc , Chief Executive Ashley Almanza: Brexit has had no impact on its relationship with government, sees no significant effects of Brexit beyond that . Disposal process is seeing very active interest from range of buyers . Does not see significant sustained change for its business from recent European attacks Further company coverage: [GFS.L] (Reporting by Elisabeth O'Leary) ((elizabeth.oleary@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

G4S first-half revenue up 5.1 pct, core profit up 8.2 pct
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 02:13am EDT 

G4s Plc : Revenue from our continuing businesses increased by 5.1% . Says h1 pbita(a) of £199 million up 8.2% . He board has declared an interim dividend of 3.59 pence per share. . revenue(a)of £3.1 billion up 5.1% . Profit before interest, tax, amortisation of 199 million pounds up 8.2 percent . Earnings of 102 million pounds, up 13.3 percent . Net debt/EBITDA fell slightly to 3.2x .Reducing net debt remains one of our key priorities.  Full Article

G4S Plc won new contract to provide security services
Friday, 11 Sep 2015 02:00am EDT 

G4S Plc:Says that it has won a new contract to provide security services to Basra Gas Company (BGC) for three years commencing Jan 2016 with a total contract value of $187 million.Says the exercise of a two-year extension option would bring the total value to $270 million.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Britain's FTSE down in the dumps as G4S dives, precious metals miners shine

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