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Informa PLC (INF.L)

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Informa Remains Confident Of Meeting Full-Year Expectations
Friday, 24 May 2019 02:00am EDT 

May 24 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::AGM TRADING UPDATE.DESPITE ONGOING MACROECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY AND GEOPOLITICAL RISK, BOARD REMAINS CONFIDENT OF MEETING FULL-YEAR EXPECTATIONS.REMAINS CONFIDENT OF MEETING FULL-YEAR EXPECTATIONS.."WELL PLACED TO MEET OUR TARGETS FOR 2019".PORTFOLIO OF SPECIALIST BRANDED CONFEXES AND EVENTS CONTINUES TO TRADE WELL.GOOD PERFORMANCES YEAR-TO-DATE AND PACING TRENDS FOR HIGHER VOLUME SECOND HALF OF YEAR ON TRACK."WELL PLACED TO DELIVER OUR 2.5%+ UNDERLYING GROWTH TARGET IN 2019".  Full Article

Informa Announces Portfolio Agreement With IHS Markit
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 08:00am EDT 

May 22 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::PORTFOLIO AGREEMENT WITH IHS MARKIT.CONTINUED PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT THROUGH EXCHANGE OF AGRIBUSINESS PORTFOLIO FOR FURTHER SCALE AND CAPABILITY IN INFORMA TECH.ENLARGED INFORMA TECH WILL HAVE ANNUAL REVENUES OF AROUND $350M.AGRIBUSINESS INTELLIGENCE PORTFOLIO TO BE EXCHANGED FOR IHS MARKIT'S LEADING PORTFOLIO OF TMT BRANDS, FURTHER ENHANCING INFORMA TECH.INFORMA CONTRIBUTING AN ADDITIONAL $30M IN CASH TO IHS MARKIT.PORTFOLIO AGREEMENT IS STRUCTURED AS TWO SEPARATE TRANSACTIONS THAT VALUE TWO BUSINESSES AT EQUIVALENT EBITDA MULTIPLES.ENLARGED INFORMA TECH WILL HAVE ANNUAL REVENUES OF AROUND $350M AND OFFER A WIDE RANGE OF B2B SERVICES.EXPANSION OF INFORMA TECH INCLUDES PORTFOLIO OF B2B BRANDS .  Full Article

Informa Says Greg Lock To Retire As Deputy Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 06:45am EDT 

April 18 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::INFORMA PLC - DIRECTORATE CHANGE.INFORMA PLC - GREG LOCK WILL RETIRE AS DEPUTY CHAIRMAN AND A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AT CONCLUSION OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING.  Full Article

Newton Investment Management Discloses 5.01 Pct Stake In Informa
Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 05:31am EDT 

April 10 (Reuters) - Informa PLC ::NEWTON INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DISCLOSES 5.01 PERCENT STAKE IN INFORMA PLC - FILING.  Full Article

ITE Group Sold 75 Percent Stake In ECMI ITE Asia For MYR 15M
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 10:47am EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - ITE Group PLC ::DISPOSAL OF 75PCT HOLDING IN ECMI ITE ASIA SDN. BHD.DEAL FOR CASH CONSIDERATION OF MYR 15M.SOLD 75 PERCENT STAKE IN ECMI ITE ASIA AND RELATED ASSETS IN INDONESIA TO UNIT OF UBM PLC WHICH RECENTLY BECAME PART OF INFORMA GROUP.  Full Article

UBM Says Business Has Performed In Line With Expectations YTD
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 02:00am EDT 

May 15 (Reuters) - UBM PLC ::UBM PLC - BUSINESS HAS PERFORMED IN LINE WITH MANAGEMENT EXPECTATIONS YEAR TO DATE.UBM PLC - UBM-INFORMA COMBINATION REMAINS ON TRACK FOR COMPLETION BY END OF Q2 OF 2018.  Full Article

UBM says confident takeover by Informa will complete by end of Q2
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018 02:01am EDT 

April 10 (Reuters) - Ubm Plc ::OFFER UPDATE: REGULATORY DISCLOSURES AND CLEARANCES.UBM AND INFORMA TODAY CONFIRM THAT GOOD PROGRESS IS BEING MADE ON VARIOUS REGULATORY DISCLOSURES AND CLEARANCES IN RELATION TO INFORMA'S RECOMMENDED OFFER FOR UBM.BOTH COMPANIES REMAIN CONFIDENT OF COMPLETION BY END OF Q2 OF 2018..  Full Article

Informa Full-Year Adjusted Operating Profit Rises 31.3 Pct
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 02:01am EST 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - INFORMA PLC ::FY ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS ROSE 9.5 PERCENT TO 46.1 PENCE.TOTAL DIVIDEND UP 6 PERCENT TO 20.45 PENCEPER SHARE.FINAL DIVIDEND 13.8 PENCEPER SHARE.FY ADJUSTED BASIC EPS 46.3 PENCE.FY REVENUE GROWTH: +30.7% TO £1,757.6M​.FY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT GROWTH: +31.3% TO £545.5M (2016: £415.6M)​.‍"WELL PLACED TO CONTINUE DELIVERING IMPROVING GROWTH... DESPITE ONGOING MACRO AND GEO-POLITICAL UNCERTAINTY IN SOME REGIONS OF WORLD"​.WILL CONTINUE TO ‍INVEST IN ITS PRODUCTS AND CUSTOMER PLATFORMS, ALONGSIDE FURTHER INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION​.‍2018 WILL BE A YEAR OF GROWTH CONTINUATION, WITH A TARGET TO IMPROVE GROUP UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH TO MORE THAN +3.5%​.INFORMA- ‍IN BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE, POSITIONS FOR CONTINUED IMPROVEMENT IN 2018 TOWARDS DIVISIONAL TARGET OF MORE THAN +3% UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH​.‍KNOWLEDGE AND NETWORKING UNIT WELL POSITIONED FOR POSITIVE GROWTH MOMENTUM THROUGH 2018​.PENTON DEAL SYNGERGIES ‍EXPECTED TO RISE TO AN ANNUALISED LEVEL OF $22.5M IN 2018​.  Full Article

UBM ‍Says In Discussions With Informa Regarding Potential Combination Of Two Companies​
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018 11:48am EST 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - UBM Plc ::‍IN DISCUSSIONS REGARDING A POTENTIAL COMBINATION OF TWO COMPANIES​.‍UBM AND INFORMA CONFIRM THAT THEY ARE IN DISCUSSIONS REGARDING A POTENTIAL COMBINATION OF TWO COMPANIES​.‍UBM AND INFORMA ARE IN PRELIMINARY DISCUSSIONS ABOUT DETAILS OF POTENTIAL COMBINATION​.‍THERE CAN BE NO CERTAINTY THAT ANY FIRM OFFER WILL BE MADE OR AS TO TERMS ON WHICH ANY OFFER MIGHT BE MADE​.  Full Article

Informa announces acquisition of Dove Medical Press
Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 02:00am EDT 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Informa Plc :ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF DOVE MEDICAL PRESS, STRENGTHENING ITS CAPABILITY AND PRESENCE IN OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING.FINANCIAL DETAILS WERE NOT DISCLOSED BUT TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE MODESTLY ACCRETIVE TO ADJUSTED EARNINGS IN FIRST FULL YEAR OF OWNERSHIP.  Full Article