Virgin Money Holdings (UK) PLC (VM.L)
23 May 2018
LONDON, May 23 The UK's top share index was knocked down of its highs on Wednesday and sustained its biggest loss in two months as oil majors and commodity-related stocks fell but well-received results made Marks & Spencer a bright spot.
LONDON, May 23 The UK's top share index nudged lower on Wednesday, weighed down by declines among commodity-related stocks, though well-received results from M&S and deal chatter among British banks kept trading lively.
* Energy stocks, financials on the rise (Recasts, adds detail and quote, updates prices at close)
LONDON, May 15 The announcement of the departure of Vodafone's boss later this year hit shares in the world's second largest mobile operator and held back Britain's leading stocks index on Tuesday morning.
LONDON, May 15 Britain's CYBG reported a loss of 76 million pounds ($102.96 million) for the first half of the year on Tuesday, as it booked a previously-announced 350 million pound charge for the mis-selling of payment protection insurance.
LONDON Virgin Money is still reviewing a takeover offer by rival British bank CYBG and an announcement will be made in due course, Chairwoman Irene Dorner said on Wednesday.
LONDON, May 9 Virgin Money is still reviewing a takeover offer by rival British bank CYBG and an announcement will be made in due course, Chairwoman Irene Dorner said on Wednesday.
May 8 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
* Virgin Money boosted by CYBG takeover offer (Recasts, adds detail and updates prices at close)
LONDON British entrepreneur Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin business empire, is reviewing a 1.6 billion pounds ($2.2 billion) takeover bid that could turn the fledgling lender he founded almost 25 years ago into one of Britain's biggest banks.