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UBM PLC (UBM.L)

UBM.L on London Stock Exchange

895.00GBp
19 Feb 2018
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-2.50 (-0.28%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

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

UBM ‍says ‍trading since half year has been strong
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 02:00am EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - UBM Plc :‍ISSUES FOLLOWING TRADING UPDATE FOR CURRENT FINANCIAL YEAR TO DATE​.‍TRADING SINCE HALF YEAR HAS BEEN STRONG AND GROUP IS ON TRACK TO DELIVER SIGNIFICANTLY ACCELERATED ADJUSTED UNDERLYING REVENUE GROWTH IN ANNUAL EVENTS FOR FULL YEAR.  Full Article

UBM says Lucy Dimes appointed as CEO of UBM EMEA
Monday, 2 Oct 2017 05:04am EDT 

Oct 2 (Reuters) - UBM PLC ::LUCY DIMES APPOINTED AS CEO OF UBM EMEA.DIMES WILL TAKE UP HER POSITION ON OCT 16, 2017 AND WILL JOIN THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE‍​.  Full Article

UBM says h1 adjusted operating profit up 19.6 percent
Friday, 28 Jul 2017 02:00am EDT 

July 28 (Reuters) - UBM Plc ::H1 ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT ROSE 19.6 PERCENT TO 111.7 MILLION STG.H1 REVENUE ROSE 18 PERCENT TO 448.4 MILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND 5.5 PENCEPER SHARE.UBM PLC - HY GROUP REVENUE UP 18.0% AT £448.4M (+8.3% AT CONSTANT CURRENCY).UBM PLC - OUTLOOK FOR YEAR IS UNCHANGED.UBM PLC - FULL YEAR DIVIDEND IS LIKELY TO GROW AT A FASTER RATE THAN IN RECENT YEARS.  Full Article

UBM says outlook for full year is unchanged
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 02:09am EDT 

May 17 (Reuters) - UBM Plc ::Issues trading update for current financial year to date.Says performed in line with management expectations and outlook for full year is unchanged.Says focus remains on accelerating organic growth and driving further margin improvement in line with events first strategy.  Full Article

UBM posts 19.2 pct rise in FY adjusted operating profit from cont ops to 234.8 mln stg
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 02:00am EST 

UBM Plc : Fy adjusted operating profit from continuing operations rose 19.2 percent to 234.8 million stg . Fy revenue from continuing operations rose 12.1 percent to 863 million stg . Final dividend 16.6 penceper share . Total dividend 22 penceper share .Says board expects to see higher underlying revenue growth (excluding impact of further portfolio rationalisation) in 2017.  Full Article

UBM H1 adj oper profit up 24.5 pct
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 02:41am EDT 

UBM Plc : H1 continuing adjusted operating profit up 24.5 pct to 93.4m stg . Interim dividend 5.4 penceper share . H1 revenue rose 8 percent to 380 million stg . Full year trading outlook unchanged . With more than 80 pct of group's revenues generated in us and emerging markets and less than 10 pct from UK , expect little impact from Brexit .Continue to see high-quality acquisition opportunities to strengthen further portfolio.  Full Article

UK's CMA accepts undertakings for GTCR's deal to buy PR Newswire
Friday, 8 Jul 2016 10:00am EDT 

UK's CMA (Competition and Markets Authority): Has today accepted undertakings in lieu of reference to phase 2 given by GTCR .GTCR and PR Newswire merger will therefore not be referred to phase 2; undertakings which have been signed by GTCR will come into effect from this date.  Full Article

UK's CMA says GTCR undertakings might be accepted
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 02:00am EDT 

UK's CMA:UK's CMA considered GTCR Undertakings offered; considers undertaking offered might be accepted to remedy substantial decrease of competition for GTCR/PR Newswire deal.  Full Article

UK's CMA says to investigate GTCR deal to buy PR Newswire unless undertakings offered
Monday, 20 Jun 2016 09:12am EDT 

Competition and Markets Authority : To refer acquisition by GTCR Canyon Holdings of PR Newswire for phase 2 investigation unless parties offer acceptable undertakings Link to source: (http://bit.ly/28ITo7z) (((Bengaluru Newsroom +91 806 749 1136);)).  Full Article

Informa expects 60 million pounds in annual cost savings from UBM deal

LONDON Britain's Informa will achieve cost savings of at least 60 million pounds ($84.6 million) a year from its takeover of rival UBM , it said on Tuesday.