John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)
24 Mar 2017
March 20 Britain's FTSE 100 futures were flat ahead of the cash market open on Monday.
March 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 1 point higher at 7,426 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip FTSE 100 index ended 0.1 percent higher at 7,424.96 points on Friday, closing at a record level but with a stronger sterling capping gains. * UNILEVER: Unilever is preparing a 6 billion pound ($7.44 billion) sale of some of its food brands, British newspapers reported on Saturday. * BHP BILLITON: The labor union at the world's
* Corporate confidence returning, environment for M&A in "sweet spot" - Goldman
* Corporate confidence returning, environment for M&A in "sweet spot"": Goldman
Oil services company Wood Group has agreed to buy rival Amec Foster Wheeler for 2.2 billion pounds ($2.7 billion), seeking rewards from the fast-growing U.S. shale energy sector.
* Annual savings of 110 million pound seen (Adds context, company comments)
* Wood Group agrees 564 pence/share deal for Amec Foster Wheeler
Oilfield services firm John Wood Group said on Monday it proposed to buy smaller peer Amec Foster Wheeler for a recommended all-share offer valued at about 2.2 billion pounds ($2.69 billion).
March 13 Oilfield services firm John Wood Group said on Monday it proposed to buy smaller peer Amec Foster Wheeler for a recommended all-share offer valued at about 2.2 bln pounds ($2.69 billion).
Feb 21 Oilfield services company John Wood Group Plc reported a 62 percent fall in its 2016 profit as weak oil prices continued to force oil producers to slash spending.