UBM Plc http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30162/all en UBM to sell most of its data services operations for 160 mln stg http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130205/ubm-sell-most-its-data-services-operations-160-mln-stg <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 5 (Reuters) - Media and marketing services company UBM Plc said it received a 160-million-pound binding offer from private-equity firm Electra Partners LLP for a portfolio of its data services businesses.</p> <p>The deal consideration includes a 40-million-pound ($62.96 million) vendor loan note, UBM said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130205/ubm-sell-most-its-data-services-operations-160-mln-stg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Informa UBM plc UBM Plc Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Feb 2013 08:00:24 +0000 5746105 at http://www.globalpost.com STOCKS NEWS EUROPE-UBM shares fall on muted growth outlook http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130301/stocks-news-europe-ubm-shares-fall-muted-growth-outlook <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 1 (Reuters) - Shares in UBM Plc fall as much as 6 percent, after the company says it expects subdued performance in the first quarter and that growth at its events business in emerging markets will pick up in the second half of the year.</p> <p>UBM, which organises exhibitions, trade shows and conferences, says full-year adjusted pretax profit from continuing operations increases marginally to 151.8 million pounds in the year ended Dec. 31.</p> <p>Revenue rises 2 percent to 797.8 million pounds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130301/stocks-news-europe-ubm-shares-fall-muted-growth-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Financial data vendors Labor Technology UBM plc UBM Plc Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:30:08 +0000 5770702 at http://www.globalpost.com