Persimmon PLC (PSN.L)
19 Mar 2018
LONDON, Feb 27 Persimmon, Britain's second-largest builder, saw its annual profit rise by a quarter as it built more homes and lifted selling prices, sending its shares surging more than 10 percent.
* FY UNDERLYING PRETAX PROFIT ROSE 25 PERCENT TO 977.1 MILLION STG
* NICHOLAS WRIGLEY'S RESIGNATION IS EFFECTIVE FROM 26 FEBRUARY 2018
Feb 23 British housebuilder Persimmon has scaled back potential rewards under its management bonus plan following widespread criticism of a scheme that could have netted bosses more than 200 million pounds ($279 million) from share options.
* AMENDMENTS TO 2012 LONG TERM INCENTIVE PLAN ENTITLEMENTS FOR JEFF FAIRBURN, CEO, MIKE KILLORAN, CFO, DAVE JENKINSON, GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR
LONDON, Feb 14 The boss of British housebuilder Persimmon said on Wednesday he would set up a charitable trust after facing criticism over an incentive plan that could see him receive share options worth over 100 million pounds ($138.67 million).
LONDON, Jan 9 Britain's second-biggest housebuilder Persimmon hopes to achieve a modest increase in sales this year after saying it expected to beat market expectations on 2017 profits as it sold more homes.
LONDON, Jan 9 Britain's second-biggest housebuilder Persimmon said 2017 profits will be slightly ahead of expectations as its revenue rose 9 percent to 3.42 billion pounds ($4.64 billion) after it built more homes.
* Politicians, public critical of excessive board pay (Adds details, figures, background)