SIG PLC (SHI.L)
20 Jan 2017
* ENGIE, Societe d'Infrastructures Gazieres (held by CNP Assurances and Caisse des Dépôts) and GRTgaz signed preliminary memorandum of understanding for the acquisition of Elengy (a wholly-owned subsidiary of ENGIE operating LNG terminals) at 100% by GRTgaz (the French natural gas transmission operator, owned 75% by ENGIE and 25% by SIG).
* Shares plunge as much as 24 pct to four year low (Adds analyst comments, details, updates shares)
Nov 11 Building materials supplier SIG Plc said it expects full year underlying pretax profit to be lower than last year's, hurt by softer trading conditions and intensified competition in the UK market after Britain's vote to leave the European Union.
* Nick Maddock, who has served as group's chief financial officer (CFO) since September 2011, has decided to leave business to take up position of CFO at SIG Plc
Oct 11 McCarthy & Stone Plc, Britain's biggest builder of retirement homes, said business had returned to more normal levels in the five weeks since the end of August, after a slowdown following Britain's vote to leave the European Union.
Aug 9 Building materials supplier SIG Plc said the uncertainty resulting from Britain's vote to leave the European Union made its outlook more difficult to assess, and added construction activity in the U.K. had slowed before and after the vote.