WPP PLC (WPPGY.OQ)
23 May 2017
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, May 23 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed UK-based WPP Plc's Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and senior unsecured rating at 'BBB+'. The Outlook is Stable. A full list of ratings actions is below. The ratings reflect the leading market position of WPP within the marketing communications services sector and its effective scale and diversification across geographies, products and customer market sectors. The ratings are suppo
LONDON, April 28 WPP, the world's largest advertising agency, will cut the amount it pays its chief executive and founder Martin Sorrell to no more than 19 million pounds ($24.6 million) after an investor backlash sparked by previous record payouts.
LONDON, April 27 WPP, the world's largest advertising group, reported a 0.8 percent rise in first-quarter like-for-like net sales growth, slightly shy of expectations at around 1 percent, due to a weak performance in North America.
* Approved terms of preferred shares offering of West Palawan Premiere Development (WPP)
LONDON The heads of Britain's top 100 listed companies earn on average almost 400 times more than a worker on the minimum wage, according to analysis that will add fuel to the fire of a debate about inequality in the country.
LONDON, March 22 The heads of Britain's top 100 listed companies earn on average almost 400 times more than a worker on the minimum wage, according to analysis that will add fuel to the fire of a debate about inequality in the country.
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LONDON, March 6 The 11 billion pound ($13.5 billion) merger between Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management will lead to some job losses but not the 1,000 figure that has been cited in media reports, the Aberdeen CEO said on Monday.
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