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All the news from across the web about the companies featured in Citywire's Top Stocks.

 
Citywire Top Stocks Daily News Digest

All the news from across the web about the companies featured in Citywire's Top Stocks

BP PLC

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  • Financial Times: BP said it was selling its stake in the Sean natural gasfield in the UK North Sea to SSE for $228 million in cash
  • Bloomberg: OAO Rosneft asked a Siberian court to wait before dropping a $3 billion lawsuit brought against BP by a minority shareholder in OAO TNK-BP Holding
  • RT: Rosneft is faced with raising $45 billion to finance Russia’s largest deal to buy TNK-BP and is now looking to raise part of the funds through future oil export sales to major world traders like Shell and Total

DS Smith PLC

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  • Financial Times: DS Smith is at loggerheads with SCA Group after attempting to claw back some of the €1.6 billion it paid for its Swedish rival’s packaging division

First Quantum Minerals PLC

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  • Bloomberg: First Quantum Minerals raised its bid for Inmet Mining for a second time to about $5.18 billion as it seeks control of the Cobre Panama project

GlaxoSmithKline PLC

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  • Reuters: US health regulators have approved a new four-strain seasonal influenza vaccine made by GlaxoSmithKline, the company said on Monday
  • The PharmaLetter: Australia’s Mayne Pharma Group has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Kapanol and related assets in Australia from GlaxoSmithKline for a total consideration of up to $14.7 million
  • MarketWatch: GlaxoSmithKline said on Monday that ViiV Healthcare has submitted regulatory applications in the EU, the US and Canada for the investigational integrase inhibitor dolutegravir for the treatment of HIVinfection in adults and adolescents

HSBC Holdings PLC

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  • Times of India: Indian Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday said the income tax department was probing the HSBC list of accounts held by Indians abroad
  • Infosurhoy: Argentine officials levied a $6.155million fine on a local subsidiary of global banking giant HSBC for failing to report suspicious transactions

Imagination Technologies Group PLC

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  • Reuters: Imagination Technologies on Monday beat Ceva Inc in the race to buy processing technology firm MIPS with a knockout offer of $100 million

Prudential PLC

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  • StockMarketWire: John Foley, executive director of Prudential, sold 93,333 shares in the company at a price of 880.06 pence; the director now holds 675,152 shares
  • Daily Political: Prudential’s stock had its “underperform” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Exane BNP Paribas; the stocks have a target price of $12.06

Royal Dutch Shell Plc

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  • 4-traders: Rolls-Royce Holdings said on Monday it has won a contract to supply water jets to power Marine Alutech Oy Ab's new Watercat M18 AMC high speed troop transport craft, that are currently under construction for the Finnish Navy
  • Platts: Shell on Monday said it had awarded contracts to four indigenous Nigerian companies to carry out fresh studies into hydrocarbon deposits in the company's onshore assets in the eastern division of the Niger Delta
  • Houston Business Journal: During the two years since the Deepwater Horizon explosion, Shell has given some thought to acquiring the embattled BP, a German newspaper has reported

Tullow Oil PLC

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  • Fox Business: Tullow Oil has registered a fresh tax dispute in the US against the Ugandan government over levies imposed on machinery it imports for oil exploration activities in the country

Vodafone Group PLC

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  • Reuters: The FTSE share index lost ground on Monday, weighed down by market heavyweight Vodafone, which shed 2.7%, due to concerns about the cost of the new generation of mobile phone networks

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