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Volvo AB (VOLVb.ST)

VOLVb.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

162.20SEK
17 Jan 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Geely has no plans to merge Volvo Cars with AB Volvo - spokesman
Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 

Dec 27 (Reuters) - AB Volvo ::GEELY HOLDING SAYS HAS NO PLANS TO MERGE VOLVO CARS WITH AB VOLVO - SPOKESMAN.  Full Article

Volvo appoints construction equipment chief Weissburg as new head of Mack Trucks
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - Volvo AB ::MARTIN WEISSBURG APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF MACK TRUCKS.WEISSBURG, CURRENTLY PRESIDENT OF VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT, WILL BECOME PRESIDENT OF MACK TRUCKS EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018.MARTIN WEISSBURG WILL SUCCEED DENNIS SLAGLE, WHO HAS LED THE COMPANY SINCE 2008.EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018, DENNIS SLAGLE WILL REMAIN WITH THE VOLVO GROUP AS A SPECIAL PROJECTS LEADER REPORTING TO MARTIN LUNDSTEDT, PRESIDENT AND CEO..  Full Article

Volvo Group drops plans to sell Governmental Sales unit
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Volvo Ab :Volvo group discontinues the process to divest governmental sales.Volvo ab says ‍offers we have received for governmental sales do not reflect its value​.  Full Article

Volvo says to make additional EUR 20 mln provision for EU anti-trust settlement
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 

AB Volvo :Says additional provision due to EU settlement will have a negative impact of EUR 20 mln (SEK 0.2 bln) on operating income in Q3 of 2016.  Full Article

Volvo Q2 core profit tops forecast, cuts N. America outlook
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 

AB Volvo : Q2 adjusted operating income amounted to SEK 6,130 mln vs year-ago 5,979 mln, corresponding to an operating margin of 7.8 pct vs year-ago 7.1 pct . Reuters poll: Volvo Q2 adjusted operating income seen at SEK 5.64 bln . Says Volvo CE continues to gain market shares in the heavy segment, particularly in Europe . Q2 sales decreased by 7 pct to SEK 78.9 billion . Repeats sees FY2016 European truck market of 290,000 units . Sees FY2016 North American truck market of 240,000 units vs pvs forecast 250,000 units . Repeats forecast for FY2016 brazilian truck market of 30,000 units . Q2 trucks order intake 45,422 units vs mean forecast 49,034 units in Reuters poll .Repeats FY2016 china construction equipment market seen contracting 5-15 pct.  Full Article

Truckmakers face fines from EU for price fixing - Bloomberg
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016 

:Truckmakers including Volvo AB and Iveco face fines from the European Union for charges of price fixing - Bloomberg, citing sources.  Full Article

Volvo CEO sees short-term Brexit effect, but no big lasting impact
Monday, 27 Jun 2016 

AB Volvo CEO Martin Lundstedt at webcast investor update in London: Asked about his view of customer behaviour in wake of UK Brexit vote: . "I think we will probably see some short-term reactions - that depends also on what sector you are into, what type of contracts you have" . "But I don't think it will have a big, lasting effect actually." Source: http://media.fronto.com/cloud/volvo/cap0627/ Further company coverage: [VOLVb.ST] ((niklas.pollard@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Volvo Auto India says all Indian models comply with "stringent emission norms"
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 

Volvo Auto India: Volvo Auto India - All models in India are available in sub 2L engine options and comply with the most stringent emission norms .  Full Article

Volvo names Jan Ohlsson as head of Trucks Operations
Monday, 23 May 2016 

Volvo AB : Says Jan ohlsson appointed member of Volvo's Group Executive Board and Executive Vice President Group Trucks Operations, Volvo Group's global truck manufacturing organization .Says Ohlsson currently already serves as the Acting Head of Group Trucks Operations.  Full Article

Volvo completes sale of IT operation
Friday, 1 Apr 2016 

Volvo AB:Has completed the final agreement with HCL Technologies for the sale of its external IT operation and related assets and the outsourcing of its IT infrastructure.  Full Article

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China's Geely turns to Volvo trucks in latest Swedish venture

STOCKHOLM China's Geely Holding , owner of the Volvo car brand, is buying an 8.2 percent stake in Swedish truckmaker AB Volvo from activist investor Cevian Capital, worth around $3.3 billion at current market prices.