24-Apr-2015 07:39 AM
UBM performed well in Q1, in line with the Board's expectations. Growth in Events was as anticipated, with the largest events continuing to drive performance. Outlook for the full year is unchanged.
"There was a strong performance from Game Dev
06-Nov-2014 09:27 AM
UBM has announced a fully underwritten rights issue which will raise gross proceeds of around £565m.
It will be used to part fund its £608m acquisition of Advanstar Communications which was announced last month.
The rights issue will result in the iss
22-Oct-2014 07:23 AM
UBM, a leading global events-led marketing services and communications company, has reported that it performed well in the third quarter, in line with the Board's expectations.
While reported results will continue to be affected by currency movement
18-Sep-2014 07:35 AM
UBM noted recent market speculation concerning a potential acquisition of Advanstar. It confirms it is talks that may or may not lead to a transaction.
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01-Aug-2014 08:48 AM
UBM Plc has booked an H1 pretax profit of £82.5m, a heady gain from £40.5m. Revenue was £361.0m, from £391.8m. It proposed an interim dividend of 6.8p a share, from 6.7p.
CEO Tim Cobbold said UBM had turned in a solid first half and remained on track
12-May-2014 07:37 AM
UBM has acquired Expo CIHAC from Centro Impulsor de la Construcción y Habitación A.C. (CIHAC), the Mexican construction industry trade association.
The acquisition is complemented by an agreement with CIHAC providing for its long-term support for Expo
29-Apr-2014 08:18 AM
UBM said its Q1 results were in line with its expectations. Q1 revenue reflects adverse currency movements, the phasing impact of events that ran in Q1 2013 running later in the year, and restructured marketing services.
"Events forward bookings rem
11-Apr-2014 01:57 PM
UBM will hold its annual general meeting at The Goldsmiths' Centre, 42 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M 5AD, on 20 May at 2.30 p.m.
At 1:57pm: (LON:UBM) UBM Plc share price was -8.5p at 668p
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28-Feb-2014 08:24 AM
UBM has reported that in the year ended 31 December 2013 revenues from continuing operations were up 3.2% to £793.9m and there was organic revenue growth of 3.7%.
Adjusted operating profit from continuing operations increased by 6.3% to £186.3m, a marg
16-Dec-2013 07:19 AM
UBM's trading in the fourth quarter has been as anticipated and it expects 2013 full-year reported revenues to be about £800m, in line with market expectations
"Reported Group revenues for 2014 will reflect the devaluation of our major trading
22-Oct-2013 07:32 AM
UBM said its profit is on track for the full year, with revenue from continuing operations up 0.6% to £5809.5m.
"We now expect full year underlying revenue growth to be at or slightly below the bottom of our guidance range of 3%-5%, but our adjuste
11-Sep-2013 02:08 PM
JP Morgan Cazenove downgrades Whitbread to neutral from overweight, target cut from 3,400p to 3,250p. Numis upgrades Sports Direct International to add from hold, target 800p.
Credit Suisse cuts BG Group to underperform from neutral, 1190p target unchang
05-Aug-2013 02:14 PM
Berenberg cuts Capita Group to hold from buy, target raised from 955p to 1,060p. Nomura retains reduce on William Hill, target raised from 339p to 380p.
HSBC reiterates overweight on International Consolidated Airlines, target raised from 350p to 375p.
02-Aug-2013 02:09 PM
Berenberg lifts Weir Group to buy from hold, target up from 2,515p to 2,545p. Jefferies Int'l reiterates buy on Smith & Nephew, target up from 850p to 890p.
Investec cuts Aggreko to hold from add, target cut from 1900p to 1700p.
Deutsche Bank cuts
01-Aug-2013 07:42 AM
UBM's first-half pretax profit plunged 31.3% to £40.8 million, from £59.4 million.
Revenue sagged 1.5% to 391.1 million, from £397.2 million. The results also included a £7.8 million impairment.
"Challenging market conditions, particularl
24-Apr-2013 08:46 AM
UBM's first-quarter performance was in line with expectations, and the company has maintained its full-year 2013 guidance.
Revenue was down 7.9% to £194.7 million, from £211.5 million, while adjusted operating profit was £35.0 million, from £46.
09-Apr-2013 08:12 AM
UBM has completed the bulk of the sale of the businesses that comprised its Data Services businesses, known as Delta, to Electra Partners.
The companies agreed terms on Feb. 5.
In accordance with the terms of the agreement with Electra Partners, comple
05-Feb-2013 10:38 AM
UBM has received a binding offer from Electra Partners to purchase a portfolio of its data services businesses ("Delta") for aconsideration of £160m including a £40m vendor loan note.
The offer is subject to consultation with the relevant wo
01-Nov-2012 07:32 AM
UBM announces that PR Newswire has acquired the outstanding 50% share in its Canada Newswire (CNW) business from the PA Group for cash consideration of £30.1m.
Following the transaction, UBM will retain its 17% interest in the PA Group.
18-Oct-2012 08:33 AM
UBM reports that revenue for the nine months was up 4.0% at £734.6m (Sept 2011: £706.2m) and underlying revenue growth was 4.9% Adjusted operating profit was up 11.1% to £141.7m (Sept 2011: £127.5m) and adjusted operating profit margin rose to 19.
18-Oct-2012 08:24 AM
UBM has acquired a 70% equity share in EFEM, one of Turkey's leading tradeshow organisers from its private owners and has formed a joint venture company with EFEM to be called UBM ICC.
UBM ICC will develop EFEM's existing baby products shows a
27-Jul-2012 08:29 AM
UBM grew its revenues by 7.3% to £508.7m in the first half of the year, which was an underlying revenue increase of 6.8%.
Adjusted operating profit was up 12.5% to £103.4m.
Events operating profit was up 29.6% to £74.8m, 66.5% of the group total (exc
14-May-2012 07:38 AM
UBM confirms that John Botts retired from the Board at the conclusion of the Annual General Meeting held on Friday 11 May 2012.
Dame Helen Alexander, who was appointed to the board on 10 May 2012, succeeds John Botts as Chairman.
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25-Apr-2012 09:07 AM
UBM shows improved profits for Q1 with adjusted operating profit up by 25.8% to £56.1m (Q1 2011: £44.6m)and adjusted operating profit margin up to 21.2% (Q1 2011: 18.8%). Q1 revenue was up 11.1% to £264.2m (Q1 2011: £237.7m); with underlying reven
16-Apr-2012 10:02 AM
UBM has acquired Negocios nos Trilhos, South America's leading railway industry exhibition, from Grupo Revista Ferroviária on behalf of UBM Live (www.ubmlive.com).
Now in its fifteenth edition, Negocios nos Trilhos - literally, 'Business on Ra