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Sophos Group PLC (SOPH.L)

SOPH.L on London Stock Exchange

499.00GBp
20 Jul 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Sophos Expects To Report Q1 Billings Growth Of About 6 Pct
Thursday, 5 Jul 2018 

July 5 (Reuters) - Sophos Group PLC ::EXPECTS TO REPORT Q1 BILLINGS GROWTH OF APPROXIMATELY 6%.CONTINUED TO SEE A STRONG DEMAND ENVIRONMENT AND EXPECT TO REPORT MID-TEENS GROWTH IN NEW CUSTOMER AND NETWORK SECURITY BILLINGS IN Q1.UNDERLYING ENDUSER BILLINGS GROWTH IN Q1 FY18 WAS IN EXCESS OF 50% AT CONSTANT CURRENCY.LOWER THAN ANTICIPATED BILLINGS GROWTH IN Q1 WAS PRIMARILY DRIVEN BY ENDUSER SECURITY BUSINESS.LONG-TERM OUTLOOK REMAINS UNCHANGED.  Full Article

Bookrunner issues ‍result of placing in Sophos Group
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - BOOKRUNNER::SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER ISSUES ‍RESULT OF PLACING IN SOPHOS GROUP PLC​.SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS SELLERS SOLD AGGREGATE OF 51.2 MILLION SHARES OF CO AT PRICE OF 616 PENCE PER SHARE RAISING AGGREGATE GROSS SALE PROCEEDS OF £315.3 MILLION.SOPHOS GROUP PLC: UBS LIMITED IS ACTING AS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN CONNECTION WITH PLACING​.  Full Article

Bookrunner says Pentagon Lock, Apax to sell about 51.2 mln shares in Sophos Group
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP: ‍​BOOKRUNNER SAYS PENTAGON LOCK S.À R.L, APAX GLOBAL ALPHA ANNOUNCE INTENTION TO SELL ABOUT 51,2 MILLION ORDINARY SHARES IN CO​.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES REPRESENT APPROXIMATELY 11 PER CENT OF COMPANY'S ISSUED ORDINARY SHARE CAPITAL.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP: ‍​BOOKRUNNER SAYS ‍PLACING SHARES ARE BEING OFFERED BY WAY OF AN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD, WHICH WILL BE LAUNCHED IMMEDIATELY​.BLOCK TRADE - SOPHOS GROUP PLC: ‍UBS LIMITED IS ACTING AS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN CONNECTION WITH PLACING​.  Full Article

Sophos ‍HY deferred revenue up 28 pct to $654.4 mln
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Sophos Group Plc :SOPHOS GROUP PLC - ‍HY NET CASH FROM OPERATIONS INCREASED BY 28% TO $80.7 MILLION, AND UNLEVERED FREE CASH FLOW 1 GREW 15% TO $71.4 MILLION​.SOPHOS GROUP - ‍HY DEFERRED REVENUE UP 28% OVER PRIOR-YEAR TO $654.4 MILLION, WITH $372.3 MILLION OF BALANCE DUE FOR RECOGNITION IN LESS THAN ONE YEAR​.SOPHOS GROUP PLC - ‍"RAISING OUR OUTLOOK FOR BILLINGS AND UNLEVERED FREE CASH FLOW FOR FULL YEAR​".  Full Article

Sophos says jury awarded Finjan a one-time damages payment of $15 mln
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 

Sophos Group Plc : Jury has found that company infringed on five of finjan's patents, and has awarded finjan a one-time damages payment of $15 million .Verdict represents next step in an ongoing legal process and sophos is considering all options including an appeal of verdict.  Full Article

BRIEF-Sophos Group Sees FY Reported Billings Growth Towards Top End Of Previously Guided Range Of 20-22 Pct Growth

* ANNOUNCE ANOTHER YEAR OF STRONG GROWTH, IN LINE WITH OUR GOAL OF DELIVERING ANNUAL BILLINGS OF $1 BILLION FOR FY20​