Sports Direct International PLC (SPD.L)
17 Apr 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£4,781.73|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||598.46|
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LONDON - Shares in Sports Direct , Britain's biggest sporting goods retailer, fell by over 10 percent on Tuesday after its founder Mike Ashley cut his stake and raised over 200 million pounds ($332 million).
April 8 - Sports Direct International PLC : * Shares open down 5.3 percent after founder mike ashley sells 25 million
LONDON, April 7 - Goldman Sachs has priced its accelerated bookbuild of shares in Sports Direct International at 850 pence each, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, valuing the placement at 212.5 million pounds ($352.75 million).
LONDON, April 7 - Goldman Sachs is looking to sell up to 217.5 million pounds ($361.3 million) of shares in Sports Direct International.
LONDON - The founder of Britain's Sports Direct has bought an 11 percent stake in House of Fraser, a source close to the deal said, only days after China's Sanpower Group agreed to buy a 89 percent in the British department store.
LONDON, April 6 - The founder of Britain's Sports Direct has bought an 11 percent stake in House of Fraser, a source close to the deal said, only days after China's Sanpower Group agreed to buy a 89 percent in the British department store.
April 2 - Britain's Sports Direct has scrapped plans for a shareholder vote on a share bonus scheme worth 73 million pounds ($121 million) for its founder Mike Ashley after failing to secure enough support.
* Has decided to cancel general meeting which had been scheduled for friday 4th april
LONDON, March 11 - Britain's biggest sporting goods retailer Sports Direct has proposed a share bonus award worth 65 million pounds ($108 million) for its founder Mike Ashley that will pay out if the firm beats the profit targets of an existing staff bonus scheme.