Galliford Try PLC (GFRD.L)
* ANNOUNCES THAT 1 FOR 3 RIGHTS ISSUE OF 27.7 MILLION SHARES AT 568 PENCE PER SHARE CLOSED FOR ACCEPTANCES AT 11:00 A.M. ON 13 APRIL 2018
LONDON, March 27 British construction group Galliford Try said it would raise around 158 million pounds ($225 million) through a fully underwritten rights issue to cover the costs of a troubled project it had been working on with the now-defunct Carillion.
* Looks to raise 150 mln stg from investors to offset Carillion collapse costs
* HY GROUP REVENUE 1,403 MILLION EUROS VERSUS 1,235 MILLION EUROS A YEAR AGO
* PROPOSES TO RAISE £150M OF NEW EQUITY CAPITAL (CAPITAL RAISING) FROM ITS SHAREHOLDERS IN COMING WEEKS
Feb 14 British construction group Galliford Try laid out plans to raise 150 million pounds ($209 million) from investors in coming weeks and said it would bring forward plans to increase its dividend cover to the current financial year.
Jan 16 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 8 points on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.14 percent ahead of the cash market open.
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BRIEF-Galliford Says To Discuss To Minimise Impact Of Carillion Bankruptcy On Aberdeen Contract With Scotland
* GROUP IS IN JOINT VENTURE WITH CARILLION AND BALFOUR BEATTY ON £550 MILLION ABERDEEN WESTERN PERIPHERAL ROUTE CONTRACT