Mitie Group PLC (MTO.L)
Britain's Mitie has struck a deal to sell its home healthcare business to specialist investor Apposite Capital for a nominal 2 pounds and is taking another writedown on the value of the loss-making business.
March 1 Britain's Mitie has struck a deal to sell its home healthcare business to specialist investor Apposite Capital for a nominal 2 pounds and is taking another writedown on the value of the loss-making business.
March 1 Britain's Mitie has agreed to sell its loss-making home healthcare business to specialist healthcare investor Apposite Capital for 2 pounds and will take a larger charge in full-year results to writedown the value of the business, it said on Wednesday.
* Mitie hires Sandip Mahajan as CFO, was at Balfour Beatty (Adds CEO and analyst comments, details, updates share move)
Jan 18 British outsourcing firm Mitie announced a change of finance chief on Wednesday as it issued its third profit warning since September, saying business continued to be affected by customers delaying placing orders due to uncertainty following the Brexit vote.
* Property management and technical fm divisions have been impacted by client deferrals and investment plan delays
* Essentra and Mitie down on poor updates (ADVISORY- Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)
* Warns FY underlying earnings to be lower than previous estimte
British PM May says knows firms do not want "cliff edge" after Brexit
LONDON, Nov 21 Britain's top equity index steadied on Monday, with a fall in defensive stocks offsetting stronger commodities shares that rose following a rally in prices of metals and crude oil.