SIG PLC (SHI.L)
23 Mar 2018
March 9 SIG Plc on Friday posted a 4.3 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, helped by strong demand in Europe amid a restructuring turnaround in several of its businesses.
March 9 Building products distributor SIG Plc posted a 4.3 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, helped by strength in mainland Europe.
* CHRIS GEOGHEGAN, A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND SENIOR INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR OF COMPANY, HAS TODAY RETIRED FROM BOARD
* FY UNDERLYING PRETAX PROFIT 79.2 MILLION STG VERSUS 75.9 MILLION STG YEAR AGO
* HAS AGREED TERMS TO SELL TRADE AND ASSETS OF SIG BUILDING SYSTEMS
Feb 1 Britain's SIG Plc overstated its 2016 profit by up to 3.7 million pounds ($5.3 million), the building products distributor said on Thursday after a review, less than a month after it revealed an overstatement of cash and trade payables.
* IDENTIFIED HISTORICAL OVERSTATEMENT OF PROFIT RELATING TO YEAR ENDED 31 DEC 2016 AND PRIOR YEARS AND RELATING TO HALF YEAR ENDED 30 JUNE 2017
Feb 1 SIG Plc, a distributor of building products in Europe, said a forensic review revealed that its 2016 profit was overstated, but reaffirmed its 2017 underlying profit forecast.
Jan 9 SIG Plc, a distributor of specialist building products in Europe, said on Tuesday it would review the controls around cheque issuance after a historical overstatement of cash and trade payables resulted in higher closing net debt for 2017.
Jan 9 SIG Plc, a distributor of specialist building products in Europe, said it would review the controls around cheque issuance after it found a historical overstatement of cash and trade payables.