Centrica PLC (CNA.L)
22 Feb 2019
Feb 22 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 3 points higher at 7,170 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, while FTSE 100 futures were up 0.15 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Feb 22 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 3 points higher at 7,170 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * VODAFONE: Telecom Italia and Vodafone said on Thursday they plan to enter into a new network sharing partnership to enable faster deployment of fifth-generation mobile phone services over a wider geographic area at a lower cost. * GOLD: Gold prices edged higher on Friday as optimism over U.S.-China trade talks pressured the dollar, but signs of the
* Purplebricks tanks on revenue cut (Adds company news item, analyst quote, updates to closing prices)
LONDON, Feb 21 Shares in British Gas parent Centrica slumped to a 16-year low on Thursday after the group warned a national price cap on energy bills, a fall in nuclear output and lower volumes at its oil and gas division would hit its 2019 results.
Feb 21 Britain's FTSE 100 fell on Thursday after downbeat reports from energy supplier Centrica and defence company BAE Systems, while online estate agent Purplebricks lost more than a third of its value after cutting its revenue target.
Feb 8 London's blue-chip shares staged a tentative recovery on Friday from their worst day in six weeks a day earlier, led by gains in banks and miners, even as weak earnings dragged on utilities, SSE and Centrica, and Johnson Matthey.
LONDON Energy bills are set to rise for millions of households in Britain after the country's energy regulator gave the green light to suppliers to increase bills by more than 10 percent from April 1.
* Some suppliers say energy price cap was set too low (Updates with Ofgem, government comment, graphic)
LONDON, Feb 4 Britain's regulator is expected to let energy suppliers increase consumer bills from April by raising the annual price cap by about 100 pounds ($130), analysts and industry sources said.
LONDON, Jan 31 Innogy SE's npower said on Thursday it will cut 900 jobs in Britain this year to lower operating costs as it faces an "incredibly tough" retail energy market.