Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT.L)
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£5,809.42|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||204.92|
July 11 - An official at British platinum refiner Johnson Matthey has become chairman at the London Bullion Market Association as the industry body oversees the overhaul of century-old precious metals pricing systems amid intense regulatory scrutiny.
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LONDON, June 5 - Johnson Matthey, the world's largest autocatalyst manufacturer, posted a rise in annual profit slightly ahead of expectations, helped by tighter rules on emissions which boosted its sales of catalysts for heavy duty vehicles in Europe.
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