Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom FirstGroup https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom FirstGroup RSS feed en Wed, 20 Jan 2021 03:53:54 +0000 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) FirstGroup sells Greyhound properties for US$137mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/937521/firstgroup-sells-greyhound-properties-for-us137mln-937521.html Thu, 31 Dec 2020 10:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/937521/firstgroup-sells-greyhound-properties-for-us137mln-937521.html FirstGroup reduces loss and agrees end to South West Rail franchise for £33.2mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/936187/firstgroup-reduces-loss-and-agrees-end-to-south-west-rail-franchise-for-332mln-936187.html Thu, 10 Dec 2020 08:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/936187/firstgroup-reduces-loss-and-agrees-end-to-south-west-rail-franchise-for-332mln-936187.html FirstGroup agrees looser debt covenant terms for next year, just in case https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/933425/firstgroup-agrees-looser-debt-covenant-terms-for-next-year-just-in-case-933425.html Mon, 09 Nov 2020 07:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/933425/firstgroup-agrees-looser-debt-covenant-terms-for-next-year-just-in-case-933425.html Public transport firms offer buying opportunities all round as broker says demand reverting to pre-pandemic levels https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/930108/public-transport-firms-offer-buying-opportunities-all-round-as-broker-says-demand-reverting-to-pre-pandemic-levels-930108.html Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:59:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/930108/public-transport-firms-offer-buying-opportunities-all-round-as-broker-says-demand-reverting-to-pre-pandemic-levels-930108.html FirstGroup and Go-Ahead get rail support extension as government ends franchise system https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/929511/firstgroup-and-go-ahead-get-rail-support-extension-as-government-ends-franchise-system-929511.html Mon, 21 Sep 2020 13:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/929511/firstgroup-and-go-ahead-get-rail-support-extension-as-government-ends-franchise-system-929511.html FirstGroup now expects small first-half profit as passenger numbers crawl higher https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/929073/firstgroup-now-expects-small-first-half-profit-as-passenger-numbers-crawl-higher-929073.html Tue, 15 Sep 2020 07:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/929073/firstgroup-now-expects-small-first-half-profit-as-passenger-numbers-crawl-higher-929073.html FirstGroup shares jump by a fifth on US sale talk https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/928416/firstgroup-shares-jump-by-a-fifth-on-us-sale-talk-928416.html Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:09:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/928416/firstgroup-shares-jump-by-a-fifth-on-us-sale-talk-928416.html FirstGroup gets one of four rail franchises extended under government emergency measures https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/927973/firstgroup-gets-one-of-four-rail-franchises-extended-under-government-emergency-measures-927973.html Tue, 01 Sep 2020 10:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/927973/firstgroup-gets-one-of-four-rail-franchises-extended-under-government-emergency-measures-927973.html FirstGroup expects continued financial hit while social distancing remains in place https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/923681/firstgroup-expects-continued-financial-hit-while-social-distancing-remains-in-place-923681.html Wed, 08 Jul 2020 07:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/923681/firstgroup-expects-continued-financial-hit-while-social-distancing-remains-in-place-923681.html UK 'mini-budget' to dominate on Wednesday amid quiet corporate calendar https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/923607/uk--mini-budget--to-dominate-on-wednesday-amid-quiet-corporate-calendar-923607.html Wed, 08 Jul 2020 05:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/923607/uk--mini-budget--to-dominate-on-wednesday-amid-quiet-corporate-calendar-923607.html FirstGroup to enhance online offering as part of social distancing strategy https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/920573/firstgroup-to-enhance-online-offering-as-part-of-social-distancing-strategy-920573.html Thu, 28 May 2020 09:27:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/920573/firstgroup-to-enhance-online-offering-as-part-of-social-distancing-strategy-920573.html FirstGroup strengthens cash buffer to £800mln with government loans https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/918046/firstgroup-strengthens-cash-buffer-to-800mln-with-government-loans-918046.html Fri, 24 Apr 2020 07:17:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/918046/firstgroup-strengthens-cash-buffer-to-800mln-with-government-loans-918046.html Bus companies get £167mln rescue package as fare income drops 90% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916571/bus-companies-get-167mln-rescue-package-as-fare-income-drops-90-916571.html Fri, 03 Apr 2020 07:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916571/bus-companies-get-167mln-rescue-package-as-fare-income-drops-90-916571.html FirstGroup, Go-Ahead Group renew UK rail contracts https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916063/firstgroup-go-ahead-grouprenew-uk-rail-contracts-916063.html Mon, 30 Mar 2020 08:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916063/firstgroup-go-ahead-grouprenew-uk-rail-contracts-916063.html FirstGroup says "range" of potential buyers interested in US bus divisions https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/914716/firstgroup-says--range--of-potential-buyers-interested-in-us-bus-divisions-914716.html Wed, 11 Mar 2020 07:29:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/914716/firstgroup-says--range--of-potential-buyers-interested-in-us-bus-divisions-914716.html FirstGroup hits the buffers as activist investor to push for demerger of US businesses https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/914549/firstgroup-hits-the-buffers-as-activist-investor-to-push-for-demerger-of-us-businesses-914549.html Mon, 09 Mar 2020 13:23:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/914549/firstgroup-hits-the-buffers-as-activist-investor-to-push-for-demerger-of-us-businesses-914549.html Firstgroup drives ahead as Peel Hunt initiates coverage with a ‘buy’ rating and 164p target price https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912147/firstgroup-drives-ahead-as-peel-hunt-initiates-coverage-with-a-buy-rating-and-164p-target-price-912147.html Tue, 04 Feb 2020 10:27:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912147/firstgroup-drives-ahead-as-peel-hunt-initiates-coverage-with-a-buy-rating-and-164p-target-price-912147.html FirstGroup's South Western Railway franchise may be nationalised https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/911274/firstgroup-s-south-western-railway-franchise-may-be-nationalised-911274.html Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:07:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/911274/firstgroup-s-south-western-railway-franchise-may-be-nationalised-911274.html FirstGroup looks at selling all North American businesses https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/909247/firstgroup-looks-at-selling-all-north-american-businesses-909247.html Mon, 16 Dec 2019 08:18:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/909247/firstgroup-looks-at-selling-all-north-american-businesses-909247.html FirstGroup investor Tchenguiz accuses board of “misleading” investors https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907273/firstgroup-investor-tchenguiz-accuses-board-of-misleading-investors-907273.html Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:17:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907273/firstgroup-investor-tchenguiz-accuses-board-of-misleading-investors-907273.html FirstGroup plunges as losses and borrowings widen https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907055/firstgroup-plunges-as-losses-and-borrowings-widen-907055.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 14:14:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907055/firstgroup-plunges-as-losses-and-borrowings-widen-907055.html FirstGroup and Trenitalia's West Coast rail partnership may be blocked https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903123/firstgroup-and-trenitalia-s-west-coast-rail-partnership-may-be-blocked-903123.html Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903123/firstgroup-and-trenitalia-s-west-coast-rail-partnership-may-be-blocked-903123.html FirstGroup tracks upwards as it appoints former Arriva boss as new chairman https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900831/firstgroup-tracks-upwards-as-it-appoints-former-arriva-boss-as-new-chairman-900831.html Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900831/firstgroup-tracks-upwards-as-it-appoints-former-arriva-boss-as-new-chairman-900831.html FirstGroup’s West Coast win “a mixed blessing”, says Liberum https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900855/firstgroups-west-coast-win-a-mixed-blessing-says-liberum-900855.html Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:59:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900855/firstgroups-west-coast-win-a-mixed-blessing-says-liberum-900855.html West Coast rail franchise award stokes debate about foreign state operators https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900778/west-coast-rail-franchise-award-stokes-debate-about-foreign-state-operators-900778.html Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900778/west-coast-rail-franchise-award-stokes-debate-about-foreign-state-operators-900778.html FirstGroup joint venture awarded West Coast rail franchise https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900727/firstgroup-joint-venture-awarded-west-coast-rail-franchise-900727.html Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900727/firstgroup-joint-venture-awarded-west-coast-rail-franchise-900727.html FirstGroup fends off activist attempt to oust board but chairman bows to pressure https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222855/firstgroup-fends-off-activist-attempt-to-oust-board-but-chairman-bows-to-pressure-222855.html Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:46:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222855/firstgroup-fends-off-activist-attempt-to-oust-board-but-chairman-bows-to-pressure-222855.html Coast Capital questions FirstGroup strategy, claims execs considering sale of US school bus business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222768/coast-capital-questions-firstgroup-strategy-claims-execs-considering-sale-of-us-school-bus-business-222768.html Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:52:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222768/coast-capital-questions-firstgroup-strategy-claims-execs-considering-sale-of-us-school-bus-business-222768.html Schroders and Columbia Threadneedle to back Coast Capital coup against FirstGroup chairman https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222674/schroders-and-columbia-threadneedle-to-back-coast-capital-coup-against-firstgroup-chairman-222674.html Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:27:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222674/schroders-and-columbia-threadneedle-to-back-coast-capital-coup-against-firstgroup-chairman-222674.html FirstGroup activist shareholder Coast Capital comes back with fighting talk https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222340/firstgroup-activist-shareholder-coast-capital-comes-back-with-fighting-talk-222340.html Tue, 18 Jun 2019 12:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222340/firstgroup-activist-shareholder-coast-capital-comes-back-with-fighting-talk-222340.html