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WPP PLC

WPP.L

Latest Trade

916.20GBp

Change

-3.20(-0.35%)

Volume

3,591,916

Today's Range

914.40

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924.40

52 Week Range

791.00

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1,065.50

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Latest Developments

WPP Investors To Vote On Kantar Deal On Oct. 24

Oct 8 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::TO CONVENE A GENERAL MEETING ON OCT 24 AT WHICH AN RESOLUTION WILL BE PROPOSED FOR WPP SHAREHOLDERS TO APPROVE THE KANTAR DEAL.

WPP Names Keith Weed As A Non-Executive Director

Sept 19 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF KEITH WEED TO BOARD AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR..FOR LAST NINE YEARS WEED WAS CHIEF MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER AT UNILEVER.

WPP Says Non-Executive Director Jacques Aigrain Purchased 10,500 Shares In WPP

Aug 13 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::WPP - JACQUES AIGRAIN, NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, PURCHASED 10,500 SHARES IN WPP AT AN AVERAGE PRICE OF £9.8464 PER SHARE ON 9 AUGUST.WPP PLC - JACQUES AIGRAIN'S SHAREHOLDING IN WPP IS NOW 34,000 ORDINARY SHARES.WPP - AIGRAIN PURCHASED FURTHER 10,500 SHARES IN WPP AT AN AVERAGE PRICE OF £9.7253 PER SHARE ON 12 AUGUST.

WPP Aunz Says WPP PLC To Sell 60% Of Kantar To Bain Capital

July 12 (Reuters) - WPP Aunz Ltd <WPP.AX>::WPP PLC, WPP AUNZ'S MAJORITY SHAREHOLDER, TO SELL 60% OF KANTAR, ITS GLOBAL DATA, RESEARCH, CONSULTING, ANALYTICS BUSINESS, TO BAIN CAPITAL.IF TRANSACTION IS FINALISED WPP AUNZ EXPECTS NET PROCEEDS AFTER TRANSACTION COSTS AND COMPLETION ADJUSTMENTS TO BE IN ORDER OF $150 MILLION.

WPP To Sell 60% Of Kantar To Bain Capital

July 12 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::PROPOSED SALE OF 60% OF KANTAR.WPP LEVERAGE TARGET TO BE MET A YEAR AHEAD OF PLAN; C.£1.0BN SHAREHOLDER RETURN PLANNED.INVESTMENT BY BAIN CAPITAL PRIVATE EQUITY VALUES KANTAR AT C.$4.0BN.WPP LEVERAGE TARGET TO BE MET A YEAR AHEAD OF PLAN; C.£1.0BN SHAREHOLDER RETURN PLANNED.PROCEEDS TO WPP ON COMPLETION AFTER TAX AND CONTINUING INVESTMENT IN KANTAR EXPECTED TO BE C.$3.1BN.IMPACT OF PROPOSED TRANSACTION AND USE OF PROCEEDS EXPECTED TO BE MARGINALLY DILUTIVE TO HEADLINE EPS IN 2021.POTENTIAL VALUE UPSIDE FOR WPP SHAREHOLDERS FROM 40% EQUITY STAKE IN KANTAR.TO RETAIN C.60% OF NET PROCEEDS FROM DEAL TO REDUCE DEBT TO LOW END OF TARGET LEVERAGE RANGE OF 1.5 - 1.75X AVERAGE NET DEBT/EBITDA FOR 2020.IMPACT OF PROPOSED TRANSACTION AND USE OF PROCEEDS EXPECTED TO BE MARGINALLY DILUTIVE TO HEADLINE EPS IN 2021.EQUITY VALUE OF DEAL AFTER EXPECTED COMPLETION ADJUSTMENTS IS C.$3.7BN (C.£3.0BN).COMPLETION AND ASSOCIATED PROCEEDS RELATING TO NO LESS THAN 86% OF KANTAR EXPECTED IN EARLY 2020.AFTER DEAL COSTS, TAX & WPP'S CONTINUING INVESTMENT OF C.$0.4BN TO OWN 40% OF EQUITY IN KANTAR, NET CASH PROCEEDS TO WPP EXPECTED TO BE C.$3.1BN.WPP MAY RECEIVE CERTAIN OTHER PAYMENTS DURING LIFE OF ITS PARTNERSHIP WITH BAIN CAPITAL.MAY GET ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATION OVER NEXT 3 YEARS IN RESPECT OF SOME CONTINGENT LIABILITIES, IF SUCH LIABILITIES ARE LOWER THAN ESTIMATED.COMPLETION (AND ASSOCIATED PROCEEDS) RELATING TO A LARGE MAJORITY OF KANTAR'S OPERATIONS IS EXPECTED IN EARLY 2020.

WPP Buys Majority Stake In AQuest

July 4 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::AQUEST JOINS WPP.WPP TODAY ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF A MAJORITY STAKE IN ITALIAN TECHNOLOGY-DRIVEN CREATIVE AGENCY, AQUEST.DEAL TERMS ARE NOT DISCLOSED.

WPP AUNZ Updates On Potential Sale Of Kantar Business By WPP Plc

July 2 (Reuters) - Wpp Aunz Ltd <WPP.AX>::UPDATES ON POTENTIAL SALE OF KANTAR BUSINESS.WPP AUNZ SAYS WPP ENTERS EXCLUSIVE DISCUSSIONS WITH BAIN CAPITAL FOR SALE OF MAJORITY SHAREHOLDING IN KANTAR.WPP AUNZ SAYS HEADLINE ENTERPRISE VALUE OF KANTAR (FOR 100%) IS C.$4BN.EXPLORING STRATEGIC OPTIONS OVER KANTAR, IN DISCUSSIONS WITH WPP PLC TO SELL ALL OF ITS STAKE IN KANTAR BUSINESS IN AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND.NO CERTAINTY THAT TRANSACTION WILL OCCUR OR THAT DISCUSSIONS WITH WPP WILL RESULT IN WPP AUNZ PARTICIPATING IN TRANSACTION.

WPP Announces Sale Of Interest In Chime

July 1 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::WPP PLC - SALE OF INTEREST IN CHIME.WPP PLC - PROPOSED DEAL FOR £54.4M.WPP - SALE OF MINORITY SHAREHOLDING IN CHIME GROUP HOLDINGS TO MAJORITY SHAREHOLDER PROVIDENCE.

WPP To Sell The Farm Group To Los Angeles-Based Picture Shop

June 21 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::SALE OF THE FARM GROUP.WPP PLC - TERMS OF DEAL ARE NOT DISCLOSED..WPP PLC - SALE OF FARM GROUP, A LEADING PROVIDER OF POST-PRODUCTION SERVICES, TO LOS ANGELES-BASED PICTURE SHOP.

WPP Announces Sale Of Farm Group To Los Angeles-Based Picture Shop

June 21 (Reuters) - WPP PLC <WPP.L>::SALE OF FARM GROUP TO LOS ANGELES-BASED PICTURE SHOP.TERMS OF DEAL ARE NOT DISCLOSED.

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