Provident Financial PLC (PFG.L)
18 Jan 2019
Tue, Jan 15 2019
* Shares fall 20 pct, bottom of FTSE midcap (Adds shares, details, background)
Jan 15 Sub-prime lender Provident Financial Plc said on Tuesday it expects earnings for the year to be at the lower end of market expectations, blaming modestly higher impairment at its credit card business Vanquis Bank.
Nov 6 Provident Financial Plc's long-time finance boss Andrew Fisher is stepping down, the sub-prime lender said on Tuesday, as it works to rebuild its businesses after a botched reorganisation and a series of regulatory investigations.
Nov 6 Sub-prime lender Provident Financial Plc said on Tuesday it appointed Simon Thomas as chief finance officer, with effect from Dec. 3.
Oct 19 Sub-prime lender Provident Financial said collections in its home credit arm were still 10 percent below historic levels in the third quarter, as a botched reorganisation of the business last year continues to reverberate across the group.
* Shares jump as much as 15 pct (Adds CEO, analyst comments, share price movement)