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Essilor/Luxottica deal approved by Canadian authorities
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Essilor Sa /Luxottica ::* Proposed combination between the two companies has been cleared by the Canadian Competition Bureau.* Transaction has been cleared so far in ten other jurisdictions: Australia, Colombia, India, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Russia, South Africa, South Korea and Taiwan.* French eyewear group Essilor said in October it was confident of securing European Union approval for its $54 billion merger with Italian peer Luxottica after the EU launched a full-scale probe into its impact on competition. nL8N1MZ0F3.  Full Article

Luxottica, Essilor tie-up approved by Canada antitrust
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Luxottica and Essilor say::PROPOSED COMBINATION APPROVED BY CANADIAN COMPETITION BUREAU.  Full Article

ACCC says won't oppose proposed Essilor and Luxottica merger
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - ACCC::Decided to not oppose the proposed merger between Essilor International (Essilor) and Luxottica Group S.P.A‍​.  Full Article

Essilor looks at European Commission probe "with serenity and confidence"
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Essilor International ::Essilor Chief Operating Officer Laurent Vacherot says group looks at European Commission probe into planned merger with Luxottica <<>> "with serenity and confidence".  Full Article

Essilor ‍confirms hive-down of activities expected to be completed by end of 2017​
Thursday, 12 Oct 2017 

Oct 12 (Reuters) - ESSILOR SA ::‍CONFIRMED THAT HIVE-DOWN OF ESSILOR'S ACTIVITIES IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED BY END OF 2017​.‍HIVE-DOWN CONSTITUTES ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT STEP TOWARDS COMPLETION OF COMBINATION OF ESSILOR AND LUXOTTICA​.‍GOVERNANCE OF ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL WILL BE SIMILAR TO CURRENT GOVERNANCE OF ESSILOR​.‍MR. HUBERT SAGNIÈRES WILL BE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (PRÉSIDENT) OF ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL​.‍PURSUANT TO THIS HIVE-DOWN, ESSILOR WILL CONTRIBUTE ITS ACTIVITIES AND EQUITY HOLDINGS TO ONE OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES RENAMED ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL​.‍ESSILOR INTERNATIONAL WILL CARRY ON OPERATIONAL ACTIVITIES CURRENTLY PERFORMED BY ESSILOR​.‍HIVE-DOWN OF ESSILOR'S ACTIVITIES IS A CONDITION PRECEDENT TO CONTRIBUTION BY DELFIN OF ITS LUXOTTICA SHARES TO ESSILOR​.  Full Article

Hilary Halper appointed CFO at Essilor
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - ESSILOR SA ::REG-NEWS RELEASE: HILARY HALPER APPOINTED CFO AT ESSILOR.‍HILARY HALPER REPLACES GERALDINE PICAUD WHO DECIDED TO PURSUE OPPORTUNITIES OUTSIDE CO​.  Full Article

Essilor acquires MyOptique Group
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 

Essilor SA : Essilor broadens online footprint in Europe by acquiring MyOptique Group . MyOptique Group reported £57 million ($73.55 million) in revenue in year ended April 30, 2016 .MyOptique Group's key management team will remain in place.  Full Article

Essilor H1 revenue up 4.1 pct like-for-like
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 

Essilor International SA : H1 revenue up 4.1 pct like-for-like . H1 revenue 3.58 billion euros ($3.99 billion) versus 3.41 billion euros year ago (+8.1 pct at constant exchange rates) . H1 operating profit of 646 million euros versus 614 million euros year ago . H1 free cash flow of 247 milllion euros versus 226 million euros year ago . H1 profit attributable to equity holders of 416 million euros versus 388 million euros year ago . Revenue expected to end the year around 4.5 pct like-for-like . 2018 objectives confirmed .Essilor is confirming its objective of increasing organic growth to more than 6 pct by 2018.  Full Article

Essilor International Compagnie Generale d'Optique acquires Vision Direct in the UK
Tuesday, 23 Feb 2016 

Essilor International Compagnie Generale d'Optique SA:Acquires Vision Direct in the UK.  Full Article

Essilor International Compagnie Generale d'Optique gives FY 2016 an d 2018 guidance and propose dividend
Friday, 19 Feb 2016 

Essilor International Compagnie Generale d'Optique SA:To propose 2015 ‍dividend of 1.11 euro per share, an increase of 8.8 pct​.Expects full-year 2016 revenue growth, at constant exchange rates, to exceed 8 pct.Sees ‍like-for-like revenue growth in excess of 6 pct in 2018​.  Full Article

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Luxottica CEO exits eyewear giant ahead of Essilor merger

MILAN Italy's Luxottica has parted ways with its fourth chief executive in three years as Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio prepares the eyewear group he founded for a planned merger with France's Essilor.