Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC (VM.L)
21 Sep 2018
Sept 11 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.
July 30 British lender CYBG Plc, which is buying rival Virgin Money, said on Monday its third-quarter trading was in line with its expectations, but cautioned that the mortgage market remained extremely competitive.
July 30 Lender CYBG Plc said on Monday its third-quarter trading was in line with its expectations, but cautioned that the mortgage market remained extremely competitive.
July 26 Virgin Money reported a better-than-expected 10 percent rise in first-half underlying pretax profit on Thursday, helped by growth across the bank's core mortgages, savings and credit card businesses.
July 26 Virgin Money reported a 10 percent rise in first-half underlying pretax profit on Thursday, helped by growth across the bank's core mortgages, savings and credit card businesses.
June 18 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
LONDON Mid-sized bank CYBG has agreed to buy Virgin Money in a 1.7 billion pound ($2.3 billion) all-share deal that it said will create Britain's sixth-largest bank by assets and a stronger challenger to the country's top four lenders. | Video
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June 18 Britain's FTSE 100 futures were down 0.2 percent ahead of the cash market open.
LONDON Despite a torrid start to 2018 and with Brexit uncertainties looming large, British blue-chip stocks have jumped to record highs thanks to a weak pound, a torrent of mergers and acquisitions, and bouts of political anxiety in the euro zone. | Video