Vodafone Group PLC (VOD.L)
2 Oct 2015
* Says will cut 1,059 jobs in Spain following merger of its local unit with cable operator ONO
LONDON, Sept 29 - David Nish, former chief executive of asset manager and insurer Standard Life, will become a non-executive director of Vodafone from Jan 2016, Vodafone said on Tuesday.
* Appoints David Nish as a non-executive director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (London newsroom)
NEW YORK - Global equity markets and commodities slumped on Monday, pulled lower by worry over the economic health of China and other big emerging markets in a week filled with key economic data.
LONDON - Vodafone and Liberty Global have abandoned talks about a swap of business assets in Europe's converging mobile phone, broadband and TV markets, they said on Monday, having failed to agree on valuations. | Video
LONDON, Sept 28 - Vodafone and Liberty Global have abandoned talks about a swap of business assets in Europe's converging mobile phone, broadband and TV markets, they said on Monday, having failed to agree on valuations.
* Vodafone down after end to Liberty Global talks (Adds detail and quote, updates prices)
LONDON, Sept 28 - British shares fell on Monday, slightly underperforming the broader European market, hit by fresh fears over miner Glencore's ability to withstand a metals price slump and an end to deal talks at Vodafone.
LONDON - Talks between Vodafone and Liberty Global collapsed because the two companies could not agree on the valuation of assets on either side, but the door has not closed on potential future discussions, according to a person close to the talks.
LONDON, Sept 28 - European shares slipped on Monday, with Vodafone lagging after ending talks with Liberty Global while Spanish shares tracked other markets after separatists won a majority of seats in an election in Catalonia.