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Intu sells shopping centre stake to Kuwait-backed fund to cut debt

Apr 18 2019

Britain's Intu Properties plans to sell a 50 percent stake in an East Midlands shopping centre to a Kuwait-backed real estate investment firm for 186.3 million pounds in an attempt to cut its debt.

UPDATE 2-Intu sells shopping centre stake to Kuwait-backed fund to cut debt

Apr 18 2019

* Liberum analyst says sale price supports valuations (Adds details on sale, retail sector, debt)

London's shares off six-month highs, Bunzl suffers worst day in a decade

Apr 17 2019

Britain's FTSE 100 was off its six-month high as a fall in miners over Vale's plans to reopen a major Brazilian mine offset gains in banks after upbeat data from China, while Bunzl sank on a slowdown in revenue growth.

UPDATE 2-London's shares off 6-month highs, Bunzl suffers worst day in a decade

Apr 17 2019

* Mediclinic surges on mid-caps (Adds company news items, updates to closing prices)

Robert Walters learns to live with Brexit uncertainty as profits rise

Apr 15 2019

Recruitment company Robert Walters on Monday reported higher first-quarter profit and said confidence among businesses in Britain was reasonable despite Brexit uncertainty.

UPDATE 2-Robert Walters learns to live with Brexit uncertainty as profits rise

Apr 15 2019

* Says France hurt by protests (Add CEO details on Brexit, France)

JD Wetherspoon flags higher costs, wages bite

Mar 15 2019

JD Wetherspoon Plc expects costs in the second half to be as high as in the first, Chairman Tim Martin said on Friday, after rising wages hit the budget British pub chain's profit.

Quilter clients in 'wealth preservation mode' as Brexit looms

Mar 12 2019

Wealth manager Quilter said Britain's looming exit from the European Union meant its clients were steering clear of new investments and that investor confidence could worsen in 2019.

UPDATE 2-Britain's Purplebricks changes management as shares plummet on revenue warning

Feb 21 2019

* Brokers put forecasts, recommendations under review (Adds analyst comments, details, updates shares, graphic)

Petra Diamonds appoints new CEO, share price rises

Feb 18 2019

African miner Petra Diamonds named a new chief executive on Monday as it works to cut debt and generate free cash flow after first-half core earnings were hit by lower diamond prices.

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