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J Sainsbury PLC (SBRY.L)

SBRY.L on London Stock Exchange

278.50GBp
24 Jan 2019
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1.20 (+0.43%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Uk Competition Appeal Tribunal on Sainsbury's Asda deal
Friday, 18 Jan 2019 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Competition Appeal Tribunal judgment on timetable for inquiry into J.Sainsbury/Asda deal. :.  Full Article

J Sainsbury Says Its CFO Appointed As Non-Executive Director Of Centrica
Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury PLC ::DIRECTOR DECLARATION.KEVIN O'BYRNE, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, HAS BEEN APPOINTED AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CENTRICA PLC.  Full Article

Sainsbury's Hunts Successor To Veteran Bank Chief - Sky News
Thursday, 3 Jan 2019 

Jan 3 (Reuters) - :SAINSBURY'S HUNTS SUCCESSOR TO VETERAN BANK CHIEF - SKY NEWS.PETER GRIFFITHS, WHO HAS RUN SAINSBURY'S BANK SINCE 2012, IS TO STEP DOWN FROM THE ROLE NEXT YEAR - SKY NEWS.  Full Article

UK's CMA Comments On Sainsbury's/Asda Judicial Review Application
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - UK's CMA::UK'S CMA ISSUES STATEMENT ON SAINSBURY’S/ASDA JUDICIAL REVIEW APPLICATION.IF IT GIVES SAINSBURY'S, ASDA EXTRA TIME, IT WOULD PUT ABILITY TO COMPLETE INVESTIGATION BY REQUIRED DEADLINE AT "VERY SERIOUS RISK".HAVE DONE EVERYTHING TO AID SAINSBURY'S, ASDA IN REVIEW, INCLUDING EXTENDING ADMINISTRATION TIMELINES WHERE APPROPRIATE.  Full Article

Sainsbury Says Martin Scicluna Joins Board As Chairman Designate
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury PLC ::SAINSBURY(J) PLC - BOARD APPOINTMENT.J SAINSBURY PLC - AS ANNOUNCED ON 11 JULY 2018, MARTIN SCICLUNA HAS JOINED BOARD AS CHAIRMAN DESIGNATE AND NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR..  Full Article

Unite Takes Legal Steps Against Sainsbury's Over 'Sign Or Be Sacked' Contracts Row
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - UK's Unite::UK'S UNITE- GEARING UP FOR LEGAL BATTLE WITH SAINSBURY’S OVER A COLLECTIVE GRIEVANCE BY THE UNION’S MEMBERS IN THE ‘SIGN OR BE SACKED’ CONTRACTS ROW.UK'S UNITE UNION - TAKEN LEGAL STEPS TO PROTECT EMPLOYEES THAT HAVE BEEN TOLD BY SAINSBURY’S THEY HAD TO SIGN NEW CONTRACTS BY SEPT. 23 OR BE SACKED.UK'S UNITE- DISPUTE WITH SAINSBURY'S OVER PROPOSAL TO INCREASE PAY TO £9.20 AN HOUR FOR WORKERS AT 1,400 STORES FROM THIS MONTH.  Full Article

Asda Responds To UK's CMA Investigation Into Sainsbury Deal
Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - Asda::ASDA RESPONDS TO UK'S CMA INVESTIGATION INTO ASDA-SAINSBURY DEAL; SAYS CONFIDENT CMA WILL TAKE EVIDENCE-BASED APPROACH TO ASSESSMENT OF DEAL.  Full Article

Sainsbury Responds To UK's CMA Investigation Into Asda Deal
Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury PLC ::SAINSBURY RESPONDS TO UK'S CMA INVESTIGATION INTO ASDA-SAINSBURY DEAL; SAYS CONFIDENT IN ITS CASE & LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING CLOSELY WITH CMA.  Full Article

UK's CMA Begins Sainsbury-Asda Merger Investigation
Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - UK's Competition and Markets Authority::UK'S CMA LAUNCHES SAINSBURY'S / ASDA MERGER INVESTIGATION.WILL NOW BEGIN FIRST PHASE OF ITS DETAILED ASSESSMENT INTO HOW SAINSBURY/ASDA DEAL COULD AFFECT COMPETITION FOR UK SHOPPERS.SAYS ITS INVESTIGATION INTO SAINSBURY'S/ASDA DEAL WILL CONSIDER WHETHER DEAL COULD LEAD TO LESS CHOICE.SAINSBURY, ASDA ASKED CMA TO MOVE MORE QUICKLY TO IN-DEPTH (PHASE 2) PART OF INQUIRY THROUGH 'FAST-TRACK' PROCESS.CMA WILL ALSO LOOK AT WHETHER MERGED COMPANY AFTER SAINSBURY/ASDA DEAL COULD USE ITS INCREASED BUYER POWER TO SQUEEZE SUPPLIERS.SAYS ITS INVESTIGATION WILL ALSO CONSIDER IF SAINSBURY'S/ASDA DEAL COULD LEAD HIGHER PRICES OR WORSE QUALITY SERVICES.EXPECTS TO ACCEPT SAINSBURY & ASDA REQUEST FOR FAST TRACK INQUIRY UNLESS IT GETS VALID OBJECTIONS TO USE OF FAST-TRACK PROCESS.  Full Article

Sainsbury's says inflation in business dropped 1.5 pct Q4 to Q1
Wednesday, 4 Jul 2018 

July 4 (Reuters) - J Sainsbury ::CEO SAYS INFLATION IN BUSINESS DROPPED BY 1.5 PERCENT FROM Q4 TO Q1.CEO SAYS ASDA <<>> DEAL NOT HAVING A DISTRACTION EFFECT ON TRADING.CFO SAYS ONLY 15 PEOPLE IN ORGANISATION WORKING ON ASDA <<>> DEAL.CFO SAYS "WE DO THINK THERE NEEDS TO BE A CHANGE" ON UK BUSINESS RATES.CEO SAYS HAS SEEN NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON BUSINESS FROM CO2 SHORTAGE.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 21

(Adds company news items and futures) Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 15 points higher at 6,984, on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with FTSE 100 futures down 0.11 percent ahead of the cash market open. * GLAXOSMITHKLINE: GlaxoSmithKline plc Chairman Philip Hampton will step down after more than three and a half years in the role, the drugmaker announced on Monday. * WILLIAM HILL: British bookmaker William Hill said on Monday its full-year adjusted operating profit was expec