Thyssenkrupp AG (TKAG.DE)
17 Feb 2017
Fri, Feb 10 2017
LONDON Investors expecting a deal this year in Tata Steel's talks to merge its European assets with Germany's Thyssenkrupp risk disappointment, given complications associated with the Indian-owned firm's British pension scheme.
FRANKFURT, Feb 9 German industrial group Thyssenkrupp is watching the new administration of U.S. President Donald Trump carefully to decide whether to make further investments in two automotive components plants in Mexico, its chief executive said.
OSLO, Feb 3 Norwegian conglomerate Kongsberg Gruppen aims to supply command and control systems to the submarines that Norway and Germany plan to order from Germany's Thyssenkrupp, a spokesman for the company said on Friday.
* Has 10-year offtake and distribution agreement with Thyssenkrupp
BOCHUM, Germany Thyssenkrupp is committed to pursuing a European merger with Tata Steel as it still sees progress in Tata's efforts to free itself of a large UK pension deficit, Thyssenkrupp's chief executive said on Friday.
BOCHUM, Germany Thyssenkrupp's chief executive asked shareholders on Friday for more time to turn around the diversified industrial group, saying it would not bow to external pressure to rush change and was well on track to reach its full-year targets.
* Shares up 1 percent (Adds fund manager, analyst comments)
* Pension scheme's future crucial to merger with Thyssenkrupp (Adds details)
BERLIN India's Tata Steel must first resolve the pension deficit at its British and Dutch operations, before any merger of its steel operations with Thyssenkrupp , the German company's chief executive told a German newspaper.
BERLIN, Jan 26 India's Tata Steel must first resolve the pension deficit at its British and Dutch operations, before any merger of its steel operations with Thyssenkrupp, the German company's chief executive told a German newspaper.