Sports Direct International PLC (SPD.L)
Sept 19 British fashion retailer French Connection Group Plc reported a narrower operating loss for the first half and said it was making progress in its attempt to return to profitability.
SHIREBROOK, England, Sept 6 The embattled chairman of British retailer Sports Direct survived a vote to oust him by a slim margin on Wednesday, after he said he would resign if a majority of independent shareholders voted against him for a third time.
SHIREBROOK, England Sept 6 The annual shareholders' meeting of Sports Direct has concluded with the firm saying the results of investor votes will be announced through the Regulatory News Service (RNS) later on Wednesday.
Sept 6 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 27 points lower at 7372.92 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.27 percent ahead of the cash market open.
LONDON, Sept 6 British retailer Sports Direct said on Wednesday it remained optimistic on its trading outlook, reiterating its earnings guidance for the current year.
LONDON, Sept 6 Sports Direct's embattled chairman Keith Hellawell could be forced to honour a pledge to step down on Wednesday if independent shareholders don't back him at the British retailer's annual meeting.
* Hermes Investment Management Calls On Sports Direct chairman, senior independent director to step down; recommends vote against re-election of both.
LONDON, Sept 1 British fund manager Legal & General Investment Management said on Friday it would vote against the re-election of the chairman of retailer Sports Direct over continued concerns about the company's governance.
Aug 25 Mike Ashley, the billionaire chief executive of Sports Direct, which has been heavily criticised for its treatment of workers and poor corporate governance, will skip the British retailer's annual general meeting next month.
LONDON, July 26 A former Merrill Lynch banker on Wednesday lost his claim that Mike Ashley, founder and boss of British retailer Sports Direct, promised him a 15 million pound ($20 million) bonus during a heavy drinking session.