Just Group PLC (JUSTJ.L)
13 Dec 2017
(Adds company news items, futures) Nov 1 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 18 points higher at 7,511.2 points on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.4 percent ahead of the cash market open. * JUST GROUP: British annuity provider Just Group reported a fall in total retirement sales for the third quarter against the same period last year and said it had exceeded its merger driven cost savings target of 4
* TOTAL RETIREMENT SALES FOR 9M 17 WERE 1% LOWER THAN PRO FORMA 2 NINE MONTH COMPARATIVE
* PERMIRA HAS ELECTED NOT TO PARTICIPATE IN JUST GROUP EQUITY PLACING TAKING PLACE VIA ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD
* BLOCK TRADE - JUST GROUP : BOOKRUNNER TO SELL C.93 MILLION SHARES IN JUST GROUP, WHICH REPRESENTS APPROXIMATELY 10% OF COMPANY'S ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL
* Adjusted 3 operating profit grew 39 pct in H1 2017 compared to pro forma H1 2016.
LONDON, July 18 Britain's Just Group, which specialises in selling financial products for retirement, reported on Tuesday a 3 percent increase in new business sales in the six months to end-June.