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- Daily Express: Profits at BP fell from £3.5 billion to £3 billion in the first quarter to March, sending shares down 33⁄4 pence to 4411⁄4 pence
Galliford Try PLC
- Sage Construction: Galliford Try secures £44 million Anglian Water scheme
- The Wall Street Journal: GlaxoSmithKline and Yale University said on Tuesday that they have established a drug discovery research collaboration to design a potential new class of medicines that degrade disease-causing proteins
Lloyds Banking Group PLC
- Seattle Times: Lloyds Banking Group on Tuesday reported a modest net profit of $3.2 million in the first quarter
- The Guardian: Lloyds Banking Group has increased provision for mis-selling payment protection insurance by 12% to £3.6 billion as it reports pre-tax profit of £288 million
- Reuters: Tungsten would consider buying Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group's insurance units but has not made approaches to either bank yet
Royal Dutch Shell Plc
- Reuters: Danish utility DONG is moving into the British retail energy market through buying Shell's RDSA.l Shell Gas Direct for $48.72 million
- Platts: The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement has expressed uncertainty over Shell’s oil drilling programme offshore Alaska this summer
- Reuters: Hindustan Unilever beat market forecasts with a 21% jump in quarterly net profit to $130.4 million
- The Wall Street Journal: Some 13.6% of voters at Xstrata’s annual general meeting voted against re-election of Glencore chief executive Ivan Glasenberg as a non-executive director of the mining company
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