Persimmon PLC (PSN.L)
28 Aug 2015
* H1 profit before tax increased 31 pct to £272.8m (2014: £208.9m)
LONDON, July 2 - One of Britain's biggest housebuilders, Persimmon, said its volumes and revenue rose in the first half of the year as consumer sentiment remained resilient even in the run-up to May's general election.
LONDON, April 16 - British housebuilder Persimmon said the upcoming national election was making it more difficult to win planning permission for new developments.