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Experian PLC (EXPN.L)

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17 Jun 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

UK's CMA Serves Initial Enforcement Order On Bottomline Technologies-Experian Deal
Thursday, 23 May 2019 

May 23 (Reuters) - Bottomline Technologies (DE) Inc ::UK'S CMA - SERVED INITIAL ENFORCEMENT ORDER ON COMPLETED ACQUISITION BY BOTTOMLINE TECHNOLOGIES OF CERTAIN ASSETS OF EXPERIAN.  Full Article

Experian Launches Share Repurchase Programme
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 

May 15 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::EXPERIAN PLC - SHARE REPURCHASES.EXPERIAN PLC - WILL REPURCHASE ORDINARY SHARES THROUGH A SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAMME, TO BE UNDERTAKEN FROM NOW UP TO 30 JUNE 2020.EXPERIAN PLC - IT IS INTENDED THAT SHARES PURCHASED BY COMPANY UNDER PROGRAMME WILL BE CANCELLED.EXPERIAN- MAXIMUM PECUNIARY AMOUNT ALLOCATED IS $400,000,000 AND MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ORDINARY SHARES TO BE PURCHASED UNDER PROGRAMME IS 40,000,000.  Full Article

UK's CMA Says Experian Responded To Notice Of Possible Remedies For ClearScore Deal
Monday, 14 Jan 2019 

Jan 14 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::EXPERIAN RESPONDS TO CMA'S NOTICE OF POSSIBLE REMEDIES RELATED TO CLEARSCORE DEAL; OUTLINES ALTERNATIVE REMEDY PROPOSAL.REMEDY PROPOSAL INCLUDES UNDERTAKING NOT TO REDUCE LEVEL & QUALITY OF FEATURES OFFERED AS PART OF EXPERIAN & CLEARSCORE FREE CCT.REMEDY PROPOSAL ALSO INCLUDES UNDERTAKING THAT EXPERIAN & CLEARSCORE FREE CCTS TO REMAIN AVAILABLE FREE OF CHARGE TO UK CONSUMERS.  Full Article

Experian Agrees To Buy Compuscan For About $263 Mln
Monday, 10 Dec 2018 

Dec 10 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::EXPERIAN AGREES TO ACQUIRE COMPUSCAN.PROPOSED DEAL FOR R3,720M.TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE FUNDED FROM EXISTING CASH RESOURCES.TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE FUNDED FROM EXISTING CASH RESOURCES.EXPECT TRANSACTION TO BE ACCRETIVE TO BENCHMARK EPS IN ITS FIRST FULL YEAR OF OWNERSHIP.TRANSACTION IS SUBJECT TO APPROVAL BY COMPETITION COMMISSION IN SOUTH AFRICA.FOR YEAR ENDING 31 DECEMBER 2018, COMPUSCAN IS EXPECTED TO GENERATE R489 MILLION (US$35 MILLION) IN REVENUE.AGREED TO ACQUIRE COMPUSCAN, A CREDIT BUREAU AND INFORMATION SERVICES BUSINESSES IN AFRICA.COMPUSCAN'S REVENUE EXPECTED TO GROW TO R532 MILLION (US$38 MILLION) IN YEAR ENDING 31 DECEMBER 2019.  Full Article

Experian Comments On ICO's Concerns About The Use Of Data Drawn In Political Campaigns
Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - EXPERIAN :EXPERIAN SAYS "WE ARE AWARE OF THE ICO’S CONCERNS ABOUT THE USE OF DATA DRAWN IN POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS".EXPERIAN SAYS “WE ARE COMMITTED TO USING DATA RESPONSIBLY".  Full Article

Experian Says Non-Executive Director Paul Walker To Retire
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2018 

Aug 28 (Reuters) - Experian Plc ::PAUL WALKER, A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF COMPANY, HAS NOTIFIED COMPANY OF HIS INTENTION TO RETIRE.  Full Article

Experian Says FY Revenue $4.662 Billion
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Experian PLC ::FY REVENUE 4.662 BILLION USD VERSUS 4.335 BILLION USD YEAR AGO.TOTAL DIVIDEND UP 8 PERCENT TO 0.4475 USDPER SHARE.FY PROFIT BEFORE TAX $994 MILLION VERSUS $1,071 MILLION YEAR AGO.FY BENCHMARK EBIT MARGIN OF 27.7%.NEW NET SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAMME OF UP TO US$400M.EXPECT ANOTHER YEAR OF STRONG PERFORMANCE IN 2018.SEES EBIT GROWTH AT OR ABOVE REVENUE GROWTH AND FURTHER STRONG PROGRESS IN BENCHMARK EARNINGS PER SHARE IN 2018.  Full Article

Facebook to end ad-targeting partnerships with data brokers
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 28 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said in a statement on Wednesday it was shutting down Partner Categories, a tool that allowed advertisers to use data from brokers such as Acxiom Corp to target ads on Facebook. :FACEBOOK TO END PARTNERSHIPS WITH DATA BROKERS SUCH AS ACXIOM CORP <<>> THAT HELPED AD TARGETING -STATEMENT.FACEBOOK'S DATA BROKER PARTNERS ALSO INCLUDED EXPERIAN <<>>, TRANSUNION <<>> AND WPP <<>>.  Full Article

Experian Says To Acquire Clearscore For 275 Mln Pounds
Thursday, 15 Mar 2018 

March 15 (Reuters) - Experian Plc ::EXPERIAN AGREES TO ACQUIRE CLEARSCORE.‍PURCHASE PRICE IS GBP£275M​.‍TRANSACTION IS SUBJECT TO REGULATORY APPROVAL BY COMPETITION & MARKETS AUTHORITY AND FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY​.DEAL ‍IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE LATER IN 2018 AND TO BE ACCRETIVE TO BENCHMARK EARNINGS IN FIRST FULL FISCAL YEAR OF OWNERSHIP​.‍EXPECT TO RECORD ONE-OFF INTEGRATION EXPENSES OF US$20M TO INTEGRATE BUSINESS AND REALISE PLANNED SYNERGIES​.DEAL ‍WILL BE FUNDED FROM EXPERIAN'S EXISTING COMMITTED BANK FACILITIES.​.‍EBIT CONTRIBUTION FROM DEAL TO EXPERIAN IS EXPECTED TO BE NEUTRAL IN CALENDAR 2018, RISING TO A C.US$20M CONTRIBUTION IN CALENDAR 2019​.‍EBIT PROGRESSION FROM DEAL EXPECTED TO BE UNDERPINNED BY COST SYNERGIES ON INTEGRATION WITH EXPERIAN BUSINESS, AMOUNTING TO ABOUT $25M PER ANNUM​.  Full Article

Experian posts H1 pretax profit $467 mln
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - EXPERIAN PLC :INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 4 PERCENT TO 0.135 USDPER SHARE.‍WE HAVE STARTED YEAR WELL- CEO​.‍ANNOUNCING A FIRST INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 13.5 US CENTS PER SHARE, UP 4% ON PRIOR YEAR​.H1 REVENUE $2.19​ BILLION VERSUS $2.09 BILLION YEAR AGO.H1 PRETAX PROFIT $ ‍467​ MILLION VERSUS $500 MILLION YEAR AGO.H1 NORTH AMERICA REVENUE $ ‍1.26​ BILLION VERSUS $1.18 BILLION YEAR AGO.H1 UK AND IRELAND REVENUE $ ‍378​ MILLION VERSUS $ 410 MILLION YEAR AGO.  Full Article

Experian names banking veteran Mike Rogers as new chairman

May 29 The world's biggest credit check company Experian named independent non-executive director Mike Rogers as chairman on Wednesday, replacing Don Robert who announced his departure last year.