BT Group PLC (BT.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£32,381.01|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||8,140.02|
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, August 28 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has revised BT Group plc's (BT) Outlook to Positive from Stable and affirmed the Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB.' A full list of rating actions is available below. The revision in the Outlook reflects the extent to which BT has stabilised its revenues, its solid margins, improving leverage and solid cash flow generation. The company enjoys a good level of headroom at its curren
LONDON, July 31 - Britain's BT reported solid first-quarter results on Thursday after demand for fibre broadband and pay-TV helped the former state telecoms monopoly to meet forecasts.
LONDON, July 31 - Strong demand for fibre broadband and television helped Britain's BT report first quarter results in line with forecasts, and to keep its outlook unchanged.
LONDON/PARIS - Britain's BSkyB has agreed to pay $9 billion to buy the Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV companies in Germany and Italy, taking its hunt for growth into Europe by creating a media powerhouse with 20 million customers. | Video
LONDON/MILAN/FRANKFURT - BSkyB's plan to buy Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV assets in Italy and Germany for perhaps as much as 10 billion euros is a bold bet on long-term growth at the expense of short-term profit, but the pioneering British media firm has pulled off such gambles before.
(Corrects para 3 to show it has secured reinsurance from Prudential)
* Takes total UK issuance to nearly 50 bln pounds - Aon (Adds reaction, background on the scheme)
LONDON, July 4 - Britain's BT has agreed an insurance and reinsurance deal to protect its pension scheme against the costs associated with increases in life expectancy, it said on Friday.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) WARSAW/LONDON, June 20 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed UniCredit Tiriac Bank's (UCTB) and Banca Transilvania's (BT) ratings. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this rating action commentary. BT KEY RATING DRIVERS: IDR, VR AND SUPPORT RATING FLOOR BT's Long-Term IDR is driven by its individual strength, reflected in its 'bb-' Viability Rating (VR). The VR reflects the bank's strong deposit funding base, stable profitab
LONDON, June 19 - Britain's BT Group Plc received a double boost on Thursday, as the telecoms regulator rejected one complaint over how it priced its flagship superfast broadband product and suggested manageable remedies to avoid disputes in future.