* Sees FY adj operating margin 9.0%-9.5% vs about 10.5%
STOCKHOLM Swedish bearings maker SKF forecast stable demand for its main industrial business in the third quarter and cited unexpected signs of improvement in the battered Chinese car market, spurring a 4% rise in shares.
* Saw improving China automotive business at end of Q2
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STOCKHOLM Irish cement maker CRH needs to press ahead with extensive structural improvements, activist shareholder Cevian told Reuters, adding that the company could double in value in the next three to five years if it does so.
STOCKHOLM Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with Nvidia Corp to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, in a boost for the U.S. chipmaker that was dropped by Tesla Inc last year.
STOCKHOLM Automakers Volkswagen and BMW are among the investors in Europe's biggest lithium-ion battery plant, Sweden's Northvolt said on Wednesday after it raised $1 billion in equity capital to complete funding for the facility.
Swedish auto tech company Veoneer plans to shore up its working capital by $500 million through the sale of bonds and shares, as it waits for a strong order book to translate into a pick up in earnings.
* Unit has been seen as long-standing spin-off candidate
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* Mining equipment orders 5 pct below forecast, service in
* IT experience in focus as SKF digitises, automates