Babcock International Group PLC (BAB.L)
Babcock said that on 23 January it received an unsolicited and preliminary proposal from Serco regarding a potential all-share deal. No further proposal had been received, it added.
** Shares of British engineering services group Babcock International Group Plc rise 4%
April 4 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
April 3 Britain's Babcock International Group said Rolls-Royce non-executive director Ruth Cairnie would take over from outgoing chairman Mike Turner, becoming the first woman to hold the role at the engineering and defence services provider.
April 3 Britain's Babcock International Group said on Wednesday that Rolls-Royce non-executive director Ruth Cairnie would take over from outgoing chairman Mike Turner, becoming the first woman to take on the role at the firm.
** Shares of British defence contractor down 5 pct - top loser on the Midcap index