Alex Paterson, senior analyst at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, comments on the group's quarterly results and on the "disappointing" parcel business.» Read More
COMMERZBANK Indicated 0.5 percent lower. Commerzbank on Saturday declined to comment on a magazine report that it planned to pay no dividend for its 2013 financial year.
LONDON, Oct 1- Sinclair IS Pharma PLC:. *Distribution agreement and placing to raise 9 mln stg. *Agreement with Valeant for Sculptra, and New-Fill in Western Europe, and an exclusive sub-distribution agreement for Succeev in Western Europe.
LONDON, Sept 28- Take on a little risk, maybe, but not too much.
*Bacit limited- intention to float.
PARIS, Oct 1- French transport and power engineering company Alstom said on Monday it has won a contract valued at around 410 million euros to supply equipment for the gas-fired power station at Carrington in the UK.
SYDNEY, Oct 1- Australian shares finished flat on Monday, after data showing that while China's manufacturing sector had improved somewhat in September, it remained in contraction, heightening investors' worries about weak global economic growth.
LONDON, Oct 1- Hammerson PLC:. *Disposal of 10 gresham street, London ec2. *Sale of its office property at 10 gresham street, London ec2, for a total.
*ANKARA- Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu to hold talks with Masoud Barzani, president of Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region. ISTANBUL- Istanbul Chamber of Commerce releases September inflation data for Turkey's biggest city.
LONDON, Oct 1- British Land:.
LONDON, Oct 1- GW Pharmaceuticals PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 1- Vectura Group PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 1- Marwyn Management Partners PLC:. *sale of Marwyn gaming limited. *Gross consideration for the sale is Â £76.0 million on a cash free, debt free.
LONDON, Oct 1- Asos PLC:. *Lord waheed alli is stepping down as chairman. *Waheed alli is stepping down as chairman and will be succeeded by brian.
LONDON, Oct 1- Cluff Gold PLC:. *Changed its name to amara mining plc, effective immediately. *Resignation of three non-exec directors Mr Nicholas Berry, Dr Bobby Danchin.
MOSCOW, Oct 1- Here are events and news stories that could move Russian markets on Monday. MOSCOW- Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev meets Facebook. MOSCOW- Moscow City Court starts hearings on appeal against conviction of three members of the punk band Pussy Riot;.
PARIS, Oct 1- Key French EADS shareholder Lagardere said the conditions attached to a planned merger of the European aerospace group with Britain's BAE Systems were unsatisfactory and called on management to reexamine the project.
LONDON, Sept 30- The darkest hour is just before dawn, the old saying goes.
*Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 8 to 12 points lower, or down 0.2 percent, on Monday, according to financial bookmakers.
Benchmark oil for November delivery was down 12 cents to $92.07 per barrel at midday Bangkok time in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude was down 21 cents to $112.18 on the ICE Futures exchange in London.
PARIS, Oct 1- European stocks are set to open lower on Monday, adding to the previous session's losses on mounting concerns over Spain's economic crisis and as data signalled further evidence of slowing growth in China. Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100.