Standard Life Aberdeen's Skeoch lands $4.2 mn jackpot in 2017

Feb 23 2018

Standard Life Aberdeen revealed its co-chief executive Keith Skeoch’s total pay rose by nine percent to 3 million pounds in 2017.

IAG, RBS drops put FTSE 100 on course for weekly loss

Feb 23 2018

Britain's blue chip FTSE 100 .FTSE index was down 0.2 percent at 7,240.07 points by 1002 GMT, while mid caps .FTMC gained 0.2 percent.

Britain's Standard Life Aberdeen sells insurance unit to Phoenix

Feb 23 2018

Standard Life Aberdeen has agreed to sell the bulk of its insurance business to Phoenix Group for 3.24 billion pounds, as it posted broadly in-line full-year results.

UK stock market: Key factors to watch on February 23

Feb 23 2018

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 points lower at 7,241.4 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers.

Barclays delivers on dividend despite 2017 disappointment

Feb 22 2018

“It is our firm intent, over time, to return a greater proportion of our earnings to shareholders, both through the annual dividend and in other ways."

Earnings and ex-divs blight UK's FTSE; Barclays a bright spot

Feb 22 2018

Disappointing results, big stocks going ex-dividend and concerns over rising bond yields hit Britain’s top share index on Thursday, pulling it to a one-week low.

UK stock market: Key factors to watch on February 22

Feb 22 2018

Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were down 0.86 percent ahead of the cash market open.

Markets find feet again; Sensex snaps 3-day losing spell

Feb 21 2018

Domestic market found its winning ways after three straight sessions of losses, with the BSE Sensex rebounding over 141 points on sustained buying.

UK stocks: Falling oil, rising yields weigh on FTSE

Feb 21 2018

FTSE resumed its decline to stand down 0.28% at 1000 GMT, with consumer staples and healthcare stocks leading the way down.

UK stock market: Major factors to watch on February 21

Feb 21 2018

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points lower at 7,241.9 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers.

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Ultratech Cement leads race to take over Binani Cement

Offers around Rs 6,200 cr, 20% stake in co to unsecured financial creditors

Dalmia Bharat offers Rs 6,300 Cr

Dalmia seen to lose as UltraTech offering equity stake to creditors

Final decision on winner to be ratified by NCLT

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4 companies put in bids for 9 operational national highways under ‘toll-operate-transfer’ model

Brookfield Asset mgmt, Macquarie, IRB Infra and Roadis- NIIF are cos in fray

NHAI hopes to generate more than Rs 6000 cr Under TOT model

auction will involve five highways running across Andhra Pradesh and four in Gujarat
total length of these highways is just under 700 km

Successful bidder to get toll collection rights for 30 years


Ministry of Commerce recommended Central Govt Anti dumping duty on Dimethylacetamide

Recommend duty for 5 Yrs on DMAC originating from China and Turkey


Co bags Rajasthan Project

Received a LOI to construct, own, operate and maintain Fatehgarh-Bhadla transmission project in Rajasthan

Received LOI from PFC Consulting Ltd, an arm of Power Finance Corporation

With this project, ATL will strengthen its existing presence in Rajasthan with 2 operational transmission projects and 4 under construction assets

On completion of this acquisition cumulative transmission network will reach 12000 ckt kms, out of which ~9000 ckt kms under operation

Transformation capacity of ATL will also increase to 19,300 MVA from 35 substations


To be out of F&O if it does not declare quarterly results by March 1

All existing F&O contracts will expire on March 28

No fresh contracts will be available if the firm fails to submit results for quarters ended September and December 2017 by March 1

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