BP PLC (BP_pb.L)
16 Apr 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£87,948.61|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||18,454.77|
WASHINGTON - A former 20-year veteran of BP plc who oversaw the company's cleanup efforts from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill will pay more than $224,000 to settle civil charges alleging he used non-public information about the disaster to commit insider-trading, U.S. regulators said on Thursday.
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WASHINGTON, April 17 - A former 20-year veteran of BP plc will pay a civil penalty to settle civil charges alleging he used non-public information during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill to commit insider-trading, U.S. regulators said on Thursday.
* He is in Moscow for a Russian Geographical Society meeting (Adds detail, quotes)
MOSCOW, April 15 - Western sanctions over Russia's actions in Ukraine have not impacted BP's business in Russia, chief executive Bob Dudley said on Tuesday in Moscow, reiterating that the oil major stands by its Russian investments.
LONDON, April 14 - Britain's top equity index fell on Monday, as mounting geopolitical tensions over Ukraine troubled investors and weighed on oil company BP and the broader market.
LONDON, April 14 - Britain's top equity index fell on Monday to a near three-week low, as mounting geopolitical tensions over Ukraine troubled investors and weighed on heavyweight oil company BP.
LONDON, April 14 - Britain's blue chip share index fell on Monday, pressured by heavyweight oil major BP as mounting tensions in Ukraine hit the stock and broader market sentiment.
LONDON - BP can help enhance relations between Russia and the West and is talking to politicians across the world, its executives said on Thursday as they sought to calm shareholders' concerns over the oil major's large exposure to Russia.
* Dudley says Russia, West too dependent to abandon cooperation