Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Associated British Foods plc https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Associated British Foods plc RSS feed en Fri, 23 Aug 2019 21:45:50 +0100 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) <![CDATA[News - Berenberg's scoops from the retail front line: sell Asos buy ABF ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/224731/berenberg-s-scoops-from-the-retail-front-line-sell-asos-buy-abf-224731.html Tue, 30 Jul 2019 14:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/224731/berenberg-s-scoops-from-the-retail-front-line-sell-asos-buy-abf-224731.html <![CDATA[News - Morgan Stanley turns bearish on global stocks as 'downside risks' build up ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223505/morgan-stanley-turns-bearish-on-global-stocks-as--downside-risks--build-up-223505.html Mon, 08 Jul 2019 11:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223505/morgan-stanley-turns-bearish-on-global-stocks-as--downside-risks--build-up-223505.html <![CDATA[News - 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FTSE 100 closes higher as global markets buoyed by US, China talks ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223097/ftse-100-closes-higher-as-global-markets-buoyed-by-us-china-talks-223097.html Mon, 01 Jul 2019 06:35:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223097/ftse-100-closes-higher-as-global-markets-buoyed-by-us-china-talks-223097.html <![CDATA[News - Sainsbury's set for fall in Q1 sales in wake of Asda deal fall-out ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223063/sainsbury-s-set-for-fall-in-q1-sales-in-wake-of-asda-deal-fall-out-223063.html Fri, 28 Jun 2019 13:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223063/sainsbury-s-set-for-fall-in-q1-sales-in-wake-of-asda-deal-fall-out-223063.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes higher led by defensive stocks ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221607/ftse-100-closes-higher-led-by-defensive-stocks-221607.html Thu, 06 Jun 2019 06:49:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221607/ftse-100-closes-higher-led-by-defensive-stocks-221607.html <![CDATA[News - Aviva and CMC Markets in spotlight for busy Thursday ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221559/aviva-and-cmc-markets-in-spotlight-for-busy-thursday-221559.html Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221559/aviva-and-cmc-markets-in-spotlight-for-busy-thursday-221559.html <![CDATA[News - US jobs data, ECB policy decision to make for up meagre flow of corporate news in coming week ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221303/us-jobs-data-ecb-policy-decision-to-make-for-up-meagre-flow-of-corporate-news-in-coming-week-221303.html Fri, 31 May 2019 13:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221303/us-jobs-data-ecb-policy-decision-to-make-for-up-meagre-flow-of-corporate-news-in-coming-week-221303.html <![CDATA[News - Primark losing ground to online rivals like Boohoo and PrettyLittleThing, analysts suggest ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219041/primark-losing-ground-to-online-rivals-like-boohoo-and-prettylittlething-analysts-suggest-219041.html Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219041/primark-losing-ground-to-online-rivals-like-boohoo-and-prettylittlething-analysts-suggest-219041.html <![CDATA[News - Weston family to pocket another £50mln as AB Foods hikes dividend despite first-half profit plunge ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219013/weston-family-to-pocket-another-50mln-as-ab-foods-hikes-dividend-despite-first-half-profit-plunge-219013.html Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219013/weston-family-to-pocket-another-50mln-as-ab-foods-hikes-dividend-despite-first-half-profit-plunge-219013.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes in the red as resource stocks come off the boil ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219001/ftse-100-closes-in-the-red-as-resource-stocks-come-off-the-boil-219001.html Wed, 24 Apr 2019 06:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219001/ftse-100-closes-in-the-red-as-resource-stocks-come-off-the-boil-219001.html <![CDATA[News - Primark owner AB Foods to take results spotlight on Wednesday ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218950/primark-owner-ab-foods-to-take-results-spotlight-on-wednesday-218950.html Tue, 23 Apr 2019 13:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218950/primark-owner-ab-foods-to-take-results-spotlight-on-wednesday-218950.html <![CDATA[News - 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Frontier IP shares lifted as portfolio value jumps 27% in first half ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/217298/frontier-ip-shares-lifted-as-portfolio-value-jumps-27-in-first-half-217298.html Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:48:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/217298/frontier-ip-shares-lifted-as-portfolio-value-jumps-27-in-first-half-217298.html <![CDATA[News - M&S and Ocado cost savings key to making tie-up more attractive, says RBC Capital ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216188/ms-and-ocado-cost-savings-key-to-making-tie-up-more-attractive-says-rbc-capital-216188.html Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:51:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216188/ms-and-ocado-cost-savings-key-to-making-tie-up-more-attractive-says-rbc-capital-216188.html <![CDATA[News - Why it makes no business sense for Primark to move online ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215233/why-it-makes-no-business-sense-for-primark-to-move-online-215233.html Mon, 25 Feb 2019 13:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215233/why-it-makes-no-business-sense-for-primark-to-move-online-215233.html <![CDATA[News - AB Foods expects Primark’s first-half profit to be “well ahead” of last year ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215189/ab-foods-expects-primarks-first-half-profit-to-be-well-ahead-of-last-year-215189.html Mon, 25 Feb 2019 07:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215189/ab-foods-expects-primarks-first-half-profit-to-be-well-ahead-of-last-year-215189.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes higher but only just as sentiment boosted by trade progress ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215182/ftse-100-closes-higher-but-only-just-as-sentiment-boosted-by-trade-progress-215182.html Mon, 25 Feb 2019 06:34:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215182/ftse-100-closes-higher-but-only-just-as-sentiment-boosted-by-trade-progress-215182.html <![CDATA[News - Hotchpotch of blue-chip results set to flow in coming week from likes of Rolls-Royce, ITV, WPP ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215138/hotchpotch-of-blue-chip-results-set-to-flow-in-coming-week-from-likes-of-rolls-royce-itv-wpp-215138.html Fri, 22 Feb 2019 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215138/hotchpotch-of-blue-chip-results-set-to-flow-in-coming-week-from-likes-of-rolls-royce-itv-wpp-215138.html <![CDATA[News - 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FTSE 100 finishes lower as uncertainty continues to be the watchword ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212747/ftse-100-finishes-lower-as-uncertainty-continues-to-be-the-watchword-212747.html Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212747/ftse-100-finishes-lower-as-uncertainty-continues-to-be-the-watchword-212747.html <![CDATA[News - Whatever the UK government no-confidence vote outcome, investors will have plenty to chew over on Thursday ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212702/whatever-the-uk-government-no-confidence-vote-outcome-investors-will-have-plenty-to-chew-over-on-thursday-212702.html Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:07:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212702/whatever-the-uk-government-no-confidence-vote-outcome-investors-will-have-plenty-to-chew-over-on-thursday-212702.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes lower as Chinese data and Brexit weighs ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212460/ftse-100-closes-lower-as-chinese-data-and-brexit-weighs-212460.html Mon, 14 Jan 2019 06:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212460/ftse-100-closes-lower-as-chinese-data-and-brexit-weighs-212460.html <![CDATA[News - A fifth of FTSE 100 firms set to lose CEOs to retirement when Britain adjusts to life after Brexit ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211601/a-fifth-of-ftse-100-firms-set-to-lose-ceos-to-retirement-when-britain-adjusts-to-life-after-brexit-211601.html Tue, 25 Dec 2018 10:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211601/a-fifth-of-ftse-100-firms-set-to-lose-ceos-to-retirement-when-britain-adjusts-to-life-after-brexit-211601.html <![CDATA[News - Next's Christmas trading to be hit by Brexit and mild weather, says Jefferies ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211659/next-s-christmas-trading-to-be-hit-by-brexit-and-mild-weather-says-jefferies-211659.html Fri, 21 Dec 2018 10:28:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211659/next-s-christmas-trading-to-be-hit-by-brexit-and-mild-weather-says-jefferies-211659.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes lower as US sinks with Santa rally looking a vague memory ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211289/ftse-100-closes-lower-as-us-sinks-with-santa-rally-looking-a-vague-memory-211289.html Mon, 17 Dec 2018 06:45:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211289/ftse-100-closes-lower-as-us-sinks-with-santa-rally-looking-a-vague-memory-211289.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 reverses into close to finish lower as ECB ends QE stimulus program ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211116/ftse-100-reverses-into-close-to-finish-lower-as-ecb--ends-qe-stimulus-program-211116.html Thu, 13 Dec 2018 06:41:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211116/ftse-100-reverses-into-close-to-finish-lower-as-ecb--ends-qe-stimulus-program-211116.html <![CDATA[News - Can Sports Direct avoid the high street gloom when it updates the market on Thursday ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211052/can-sports-direct-avoid-the-high-street-gloom-when-it-updates-the-market-on-thursday-211052.html Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/211052/can-sports-direct-avoid-the-high-street-gloom-when-it-updates-the-market-on-thursday-211052.html <![CDATA[News - All eyes on UK parliament as Brexit deal circus reaches final act ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210784/all-eyes-on-uk-parliament-as-brexit-deal-circus-reaches-final-act-210784.html Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210784/all-eyes-on-uk-parliament-as-brexit-deal-circus-reaches-final-act-210784.html <![CDATA[News - AB Foods warns of “challenging” trading at Primark in run-up to Christmas ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210748/ab-foods-warns-of-challenging-trading-at-primark-in-run-up-to-christmas-210748.html Fri, 07 Dec 2018 07:41:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210748/ab-foods-warns-of-challenging-trading-at-primark-in-run-up-to-christmas-210748.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes higher on day after dreadful week for European benchmarks ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210740/ftse-100-closes-higher-on-day-after-dreadful-week-for-european-benchmarks-210740.html Fri, 07 Dec 2018 06:43:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210740/ftse-100-closes-higher-on-day-after-dreadful-week-for-european-benchmarks-210740.html <![CDATA[News - Berkeley to report drop in first-half earnings amid housing market slowdown ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210668/berkeley-to-report-drop-in-first-half-earnings-amid-housing-market-slowdown-210668.html Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:26:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210668/berkeley-to-report-drop-in-first-half-earnings-amid-housing-market-slowdown-210668.html <![CDATA[News - Fashion firms and a housebuilder, plus US jobs data to provide interest in the first week of Advent ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210303/fashion-firms-and-a-housebuilder-plus-us-jobs-data-to-provide-interest-in-the-first-week-of-advent-210303.html Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/210303/fashion-firms-and-a-housebuilder-plus-us-jobs-data-to-provide-interest-in-the-first-week-of-advent-210303.html <![CDATA[News - The conglomerate discount: Why Smiths is spinning off its medical division ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209196/the-conglomerate-discount-why-smiths-is-spinning-off-its-medical-division-209196.html Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209196/the-conglomerate-discount-why-smiths-is-spinning-off-its-medical-division-209196.html <![CDATA[News - Morrisons wholesale division supporting growth as retail sales ease ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/311118/morrisons-wholesale-division-supporting-growth-as-retail-sales-ease-11118.html Tue, 06 Nov 2018 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/311118/morrisons-wholesale-division-supporting-growth-as-retail-sales-ease-11118.html <![CDATA[News - Primark on track to overtake Next as UK’s second-largest clothes retailer by end of year ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208618/primark-on-track-to-overtake-next-as-uks-second-largest-clothes-retailer-by-end-of-year-208618.html Tue, 06 Nov 2018 12:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208618/primark-on-track-to-overtake-next-as-uks-second-largest-clothes-retailer-by-end-of-year-208618.html <![CDATA[News - Weston family in £200mln dividend pay-out as profits rise at Associated British Foods ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208585/weston-family-in-200mln-dividend-pay-out-as-profits-rise-at-associated-british-foods-208585.html Tue, 06 Nov 2018 07:51:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208585/weston-family-in-200mln-dividend-pay-out-as-profits-rise-at-associated-british-foods-208585.html <![CDATA[News - FTSE 100 closes firmly lower as traders await US midterm election results ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208576/ftse-100-closes-firmly-lower-as-traders-await-us-midterm-election-results-208576.html Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:17:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208576/ftse-100-closes-firmly-lower-as-traders-await-us-midterm-election-results-208576.html <![CDATA[News - US midterm elections, Primark, Morrisons and Imperial Brands make for busy day ahead ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208517/us-midterm-elections-primark-morrisons-and-imperial-brands-make-for-busy-day-ahead-208517.html Mon, 05 Nov 2018 12:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208517/us-midterm-elections-primark-morrisons-and-imperial-brands-make-for-busy-day-ahead-208517.html <![CDATA[News - Frontier IP achieves UK government recognition as commercialisation drive reaches Portugal ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208516/frontier-ip-achieves-uk-government-recognition-as-commercialisation-drive-reaches-portugal-208516.html Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208516/frontier-ip-achieves-uk-government-recognition-as-commercialisation-drive-reaches-portugal-208516.html <![CDATA[News - Trump mid-term test and US rate decision to give week ahead a Trans-Atlantic twist ]]> https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208403/trump-mid-term-test-and-us-rate-decision-to-give-week-ahead-a-trans-atlantic-twist-208403.html Fri, 02 Nov 2018 11:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208403/trump-mid-term-test-and-us-rate-decision-to-give-week-ahead-a-trans-atlantic-twist-208403.html <![CDATA[News - 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