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Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group PLC (JLT.L)

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24 Mar 2017
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Insurance broker JLT 2016 underlying pre-tax profit up 1 pct
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017 02:00am EST 

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group Plc : Final dividend 20.6 penceper share . Total dividend up 5 percent to 32.2 penceper share . Revenue growth of 9% to £1,261.3m . underlying. profit before tax of £172.6m, up 1%, reflecting us specialty investment as planned . Underlying profit before tax, excluding us investment, up 5% to £199.6m . Reported profit before tax down 13% to £134.9m . Final cash dividend of 20.6p bringing total dividend for 2016 to 32.2p, up 5%, .Sustained softness in both insurance and reinsurance rating environments.  Full Article

JLT buys stake in U.S.-based construction risk partners
Friday, 27 Jan 2017 11:03am EST 

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group Plc : Acquisition . JLT acquires stake in construction risk partners in usa . Terms of transaction allow JLT to increase its shareholding to 100 pct over time. .Acquisition will be financed from JLT's existing cash and debt facilities..  Full Article

Insurance and reinsurance broker JLT sees boost from pound slide
Tuesday, 8 Nov 2016 02:00am EST 

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group Plc : Interim management statement . Risk and insurance businesses delivered a resilient performance during period, in spite of insurance and reinsurance pricing pressures in multiple markets . JLT specialty's performance in period was good . Divisional performance in certain sectors such as energy and marine continued to reflect impact of depressed commodity prices . New business pipeline across specialty was strong, with several significant client wins recorded in period . JLT re traded well in period, with notable strength in u.s. And asia regions . JLT re business remains on track to increase its operating margin to 20% in 2016 . Across other risk and insurance businesses, including latin america, asia, and australia & new zealand, performance remained steady in period . Total investment spend for this year will be approximately £6 million above that of 2015 . Our international employee benefits businesses saw good growth in period, . Trading in uk employee benefits remained challenging in period . Revenues in second half of 2016 are expected to be ahead of those in same period in 2015 . Overall performance continued to be impacted by movements in foreign exchange rates, following eu referendum in june . If sterling/u.s. Dollar rates were to remain at current rates of exchange, we now estimate a further £4 million benefit, for a total of £16 million on a full year basis..  Full Article

Jardine Lloyd Thmpson PLC declares increased interim dividend
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 02:01am EDT 

Jardine Lloyd Thmpson PLC:Has declared an increased interim dividend of 11.1 pence per share, up from 10.6 pence per share.Dividend will be paid on Oct. 1, to shareholders on register at Sept. 4.  Full Article

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group disposes 26.2 pct stake in Milestone to Ardian
Wednesday, 6 May 2015 11:55am EDT 

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc:Confirms it has completed the sale of its 26.2 pct stake in Milestone, the holding company of Siaci St Honoré, JLT's French associate, to Ardian for a cash consideration of e110.5 million (about 80 million Pounds).  Full Article

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Insurance broker JLT sees positive outlook for U.S. business

LONDONInsurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) said it saw an improving outlook for its expanding U.S. specialty business, as oil exploration costs are falling and it expects President Donald Trump's policies to boost the building sector.