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SGS SA (SGSN.S)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

SGS buys U.S. group Harrison Research Labs
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 01:11am EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - SGS SA :Says HRL has a team of 35 employees and consultants, and generated 2016 revenues in excess of usd 5.5 million.  Full Article

SGS to start share buyback worth up to 250 mln Sfr
Friday, 12 May 2017 01:00am EDT 

May 12 (Reuters) - SGS SA :Says approximately chf 200 million is expected to be bought back via a second trading line on six swiss exchange for purpose of share capital reduction.Says approximately chf 50 million is expected to be bought back via ordinary trading line on six swiss exchange for employee equity participation plans.Says share buyback program starts on may 15, 2017 and will end on december 31, 2018 at latest.  Full Article

Sgs says acquires BF Machinery and CBF Engineering in Australia
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017 01:02am EST 

Sgs Sa :Says acquires bf machinery pty ltd and cbf engineering pty ltd, australia with 38 employees.  Full Article

SGS announces acquisition of Axys Analytical Services in Canada
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2016 08:05am EDT 

SGS SA :Says is pleased to announce acquisition of axys analytical services ltd. (axys), sidney, british columbia, canada.  Full Article

SGS H1 net profit misses expectations
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 01:00am EDT 

Testing and inspections company SGS SA on Monday posted net profit of 277 million Swiss francs ($281.70 million) for the first six months of 2016, short of analysts' forecasts for 285 million francs. : SGS saw revenue of 2.9 billion francs in H1 2016, up 5.4 percent compared with figures from the previous year . Revenues were in line with analysts' forecasts in a Reuters poll [nL8N1A03HN] . Company said it expected to reach revenue growth between 2.5 percent and 3.5 for the full year . SGS said the group remained committed to deliver its 2016-2020 plan Further company coverage: [SGSN.S] ($1 = 0.9833 Swiss francs) (Reporting By Zurich newsroom) ((zurich.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +41 58 306 7336;)).  Full Article

SGS buying Laboratorios Contecon Urbar
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 01:10am EDT 

SGS : Says it's buying Laboratorios Contecon Urbar with operations in Colombia and Panama. . Contecon Urbar is an independent materials testing business focusing on the quality control of building materials, in particular concrete and cement, for the construction industry. .With more than 600 staff, Contecon Urbar operates nine laboratories in Colombia and one in Panama. It is expected to generate combined 2016 revenues in excess of $14 million..  Full Article

SGS says to acquire Compliance Certification Services
Monday, 4 Jul 2016 01:03am EDT 

SGS SA : Says to acquire Compliance Certification Services Inc., Taiwan .Says CCSrf employs more than 300 staff and generated 2015 revenues of approximately TWD 800 million.  Full Article

Sgs sa says acquires IPS Testing, USA
Friday, 10 Jun 2016 01:09am EDT 

Sgs Sa : Says acquires IPS Testing, USA .Says IPS Testing employs 52 staff and is expected to generate 2016 revenues in excess of USD 5 million.  Full Article

SGS says gets 20 pct stake in U.S.-based Transparency-One
Monday, 30 May 2016 01:06am EDT 

: SGS Says Acquires 20 Percent Stake In Transparency-One .Transparency-One is a platform for supply chain visibility and risk management.  Full Article

SGS SA acquires Cybermetrix Inc.
Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 07:00pm EST 

SGS SA:Acquires Cybermetrix Inc., USA​.  Full Article