Centrica PLC (CNA.L)
19 Mar 2019
MILAN/LONDON Italy's Eni and Edison have emerged as the strongest suitors to buy utility Ascopiave's retail customers as they prepare rival bids for a business worth up to 600 million euros ($678 million), sources told Reuters.
MILAN/LONDON, March 7 Italy's Eni and Edison have emerged as the strongest suitors to buy utility Ascopiave's retail customers as they prepare rival bids for a business worth up to 600 million euros ($678 million), sources told Reuters.
Feb 22 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 3 points higher at 7,170 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures were up 0.15 percent ahead of the cash market open.
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LONDON, Feb 21 Shares in British Gas parent Centrica slumped to a 16-year low on Thursday after the group warned a national price cap on energy bills, a fall in nuclear output and lower volumes at its oil and gas division would hit its 2019 results.
LONDON Britain's Centrica warned on Thursday a national price cap on energy bills and a fall in nuclear output and volumes at its oil and gas division would hit its 2019 results, sending its shares down 8 percent.
Feb 21 Britain's FTSE 100 fell on Thursday after downbeat reports from energy supplier Centrica and defence company BAE Systems, while online estate agent Purplebricks lost more than a third of its value after cutting its revenue target.
LONDON E.ON UK will raise its standard variable energy prices by just over 10 percent from April, becoming the first of Britain's "big six" energy firms to announce a rise in line with regulator Ofgem's new price cap.
Feb 8 London's blue-chip shares staged a tentative recovery on Friday from their worst day in six weeks a day earlier, led by gains in banks and miners, even as weak earnings dragged on utilities, SSE and Centrica, and Johnson Matthey.
LONDON Energy bills are set to rise for millions of households in Britain after the country's energy regulator gave the green light to suppliers to increase bills by more than 10 percent from April 1.