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ZPG PLC (ZPG.L)

ZPG.L on London Stock Exchange

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

ZPG Announces A Proposed New Debt Package
Monday, 8 Jan 2018 03:31am EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Zpg Plc ::ZPG PLC - A PROPOSED NEW DEBT PACKAGE CONSISTING OF AN OFFERING OF £200 MILLION SENIOR NOTES DUE 2023 AND A NEW REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY OF £200M.ZPG PLC -PROCEEDS USED TO REPAY ALL AMOUNTS OUTSTANDING UNDER OUR EXISTING REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY.ZPG PLC - PROCEEDS USED TO REPAY AMOUNTS OUTSTANDING UNDER EXISTING TERM LOANS; AND PAY CERTAIN COSTS, EXPENSES AND FEES RELATED TO, REFINANCING.  Full Article

ZPG Plc posts FY pretax ‍profit of 48.1 mln pounds
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 02:00am EST 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - ZPG PLC ::FY REVENUE INCREASE OF 24% TO £244.5 MILLION​.‍RECORD TRAFFIC OF 648 MILLION VISITS TO PLATFORM IN FY GENERATING RECORD OF OVER 56 MILLION PARTNER LEADS​.‍MANAGEMENT REMAINS COMFORTABLE WITH CURRENT MARKET EXPECTATIONS FOR FY18​.‍ZPG HAS HAD A GOOD START TO 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR ACROSS BOTH DIVISIONS​.SAYS FY ‍REVENUE INCREASE OF 24% TO £244.5 MILLION & ADJUSTED EBITDA INCREASE OF 25% TO £96.4 MILLION​.SAYS ‍RECORD TRAFFIC OF 648 MILLION VISITS TO PLATFORM GENERATING RECORD OF OVER 56 MILLION PARTNER LEADS IN FY ​.FY ‍PROFIT BEFORE TAX 48.1 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 46.2​ MILLION POUNDS.SAYS ‍COMPANY MAINTAINS A TARGET DIVIDEND PAY-OUT RATIO OF 35-45% OF PROFITS EXCLUDING SHARE-BASED PAYMENTS AND EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS.IN LIGHT OF CONTINUED MACROECONOMIC UNCERTAINTY FROM UK'S EU REFERENDUM, HAS BEEN NO MATERIAL CHANGE TO SEVERITY OF RISK FOR COMPANY THROUGHOUT YEAR​.  Full Article

ZPG Plc confirms merger approach was rejected by Gocompare.com
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 11:05am EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Zpg Plc ::ZPG PLC - STATEMENT RE PRESS SPECULATION.ZPG PLC - ‍NOTES RECENT PRESS SPECULATION REGARDING A POTENTIAL OFFER FOR GOCOMPARE GROUP PLC BY ZPG​.ZPG PLC - CONFIRMS IT MADE AN APPROACH TO GOCOMPARE ON 8 NOVEMBER 2017 IN RELATION TO A COMBINATION OF TWO BUSINESSES AND THAT APPROACH WAS REJECTED​.ZPG PLC - ‍BOARD OF ZPG IS CURRENTLY CONSIDERING ITS POSITION​.ZPG PLC - ‍THERE CAN BE NO CERTAINTY THAT ANY FIRM OFFER FOR GOCOMPARE WILL BE MADE, NOR AS TO TERMS ON WHICH ANY OFFER MIGHT BE MADE​.  Full Article

ZPG Plc says has received FCA approval for acquisition of Dot Zinc Limited
Friday, 8 Sep 2017 12:19pm EDT 

Sept 8 (Reuters) - Zpg Plc :Has received FCA approval for acquisition of Dot Zinc Limited.Acquisition is now scheduled to complete on 1 October 2017, with ZPG incorporating Money results into its accounts from same date.  Full Article

ZPG buys property print marketing business Ravensworth for undisclosed sum​
Friday, 1 Sep 2017 02:00am EDT 

Sept 1 (Reuters) - ZPG Plc :‍HAS ACQUIRED RAVENSWORTH FOR AN UNDISCLOSED SUM​.  Full Article

UK's CMA considering ZPG, Websky deal led to merger situation
Friday, 5 May 2017 07:00am EDT 

May 5 (Reuters) - UK Competition and Markets Authority::Considering if completed acquisition by ZPG Plc of Websky Limited led to relevant merger situation.  Full Article

UK's CMA investigating completed acquisition by ZPG Plc of Websky Ltd
Wednesday, 5 Apr 2017 11:41am EDT 

UK's CMA: CMA is investigating the completed acquisition by ZPG Plc of Websky Limited Further company coverage: [ZPG.L] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Zoopla Property to place 5 pct shares to partly fund Hometrack deal
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 11:35am EST 

Zoopla Property Group Plc : Proposed placing of up to 5 pct of issued share capital to part-fund acquisition of Hometrack .Placing will be used to fund part of 120 mln stg consideration (on a cash-free, debt-free basis) payable in connection with acquisition of hometrack.co.uk ltd.  Full Article

Zoopla Property to buy Hometrack for 120 mln stg
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 11:35am EST 

Zoopla Property Group Plc : Zoopla Property Group to acquire Hometrack for 120 mln stg . Agreed to acquire hometrack.co.uk limited for 120 mln stg on a cash-free, debt-free basis . Company expects acquisition to be earnings and margin enhancing on an adjusted basis in first full year .Deal to be financed by a combination of existing cash, a new 75 mln stg term loan and an equity placing of up to 5 pct of Zpg's ordinary issued share capital.  Full Article

Countrywide sells all of its stake in Zoopla Property for 29.2 mln stg
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 03:00am EDT 

Countrywide Plc : Announces that it has sold in aggregate 9.2 mln ordinary shares in Zoopla Property Group Plc . Sale at an average price of 3.17 stg between period from 9 August 2016 to 21 September 2016 . Following disposal, Countrywide no longer has a holding in Zoopla's ordinary share capital. . Gross proceeds of share sales amount to 29.2 million stg. .Proceeds of disposal will be used to reduce corporate indebtedness and for other general corporate purposes..  Full Article

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Britain's Zoopla, PrimeLocation bought by Silver Lake for $3 billion

Silver Lake is buying Zoopla and PrimeLocation owner ZPG for 2.2 billion pounds ($3 billion), landing the Daily Mail publishing group a 642 million pound windfall for cashing out of online property portals.