Balfour Beatty PLC (BALF.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£1,673.42|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||689.50|
LONDON, Aug 27 - British building group Balfour Beatty said the value of its public-private partnership portfolio had increased by 46 percent to 1.05 billion pounds ($1.74 billion) following a review.
Aug 20 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:
LONDON - British construction company Carillion said it had abandoned its pursuit of a merger with Balfour Beatty on Wednesday after Balfour rejected its advances for the third time.
* Will also press on with sale of Parsons Brinckerhoff (Adds Carillion statement, updates shares)
LONDON, Aug 20 - British engineering company Balfour Beatty on Wednesday rejected Carillion's third merger proposal, saying it failed to address its concerns over risks to the business.
Aug 19 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
LONDON - British construction firm Carillion ramped up the pressure on Balfour Beatty to reopen merger talks on Tuesday, making a third offer which valued the engineering company at 2.1 billion pounds ($3.5 billion).
* Takeover deadline expires in two days (Adds analyst quotes, bullets, updates shares)
LONDON, Aug 19 - British construction firm Carillion on Tuesday raised for the third time its merger proposal for engineering company Balfour Beatty, with new terms that value its rival at 2.1 billion pounds ($3.5 billion).
Aug 15 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Friday: