|Bid||406.10 x 0|
|Ask||406.40 x 0|
|Day's range||405.30 - 411.41|
|52-week range||3.87 - 442.30|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.00|
|PE ratio (TTM)||6.98|
|Earnings date||05 Mar 2020|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.30 (7.37%)|
|Ex-dividend date||15 Aug 2019|
|1y target est||551.33|
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Britain's regulators should have a formal role after Brexit to keep the financial sector globally competitive and less prone to "gold-plating" international norms, an industry think tank said on Thursday. The International Regulatory Strategy Group (IRSG) said new thinking and targeted reforms were required after Britain leaves the European Union on Jan. 31.
Move over revenue growth and dividend payouts: it's time to take your portfolio's temperature. Policymakers are pushing investors to do more to ensure their portfolio choices help to meet the 2015 Paris Agreement to combat climate change by limiting planetary warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius, and preferably to 1.5C. A vanguard of insurers and pension funds, many of whom will be in Davos this week for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, say part of the answer is a new "temperature score" that gives a snapshot of how their investments are contributing to climate change.
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Collapsing airlines, an exodus of FTSE 100 CEOs, and plenty of geopolitical uncertainty — 2019 has been another busy year for UK PLC.
LONDON/ZURICH, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Phoenix Group Holdings has agreed to buy the British ReAssure business of Swiss Re for 3.2 billion pounds ($4.1 billion) in cash and shares, the UK insurer's biggest deal to date as it bulks up on policies closed to new customers. The deal comes after ReAssure, which like Phoenix specialises in closed life insurance books, shelved a planned initial public offering (IPO) earlier this year. By consolidating the closed books of business, Phoenix aims to run them more efficiently.
British fund manager M&G Investments suspended dealing in its flagship UK property fund on Wednesday, blaming Brexit uncertainty and weakness in the retail sector for a surge in investor requests to cash out. The suspension comes hot on the heels of the high-profile meltdown of investment veteran Neil Woodford's equity income fund and applies further pressure on regulators to increase investor protections on open-ended funds.
Blanc, who was the former boss of AXA UK & Ireland, will succeed Claudia Arney as chair of the governance committee and become a member of the nomination and risk committees, Aviva said. Blanc has also worked as chief executive officer, EMEA & global banking partnerships at Zurich Insurance Group and held senior management positions at Towergate Insurance Brokers, Groupama Insurance Company and Commercial Union.
British household goods maker Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc said on Tuesday it was extending its paid leave globally for new mothers from 16 weeks to 26 weeks, but the change will take time to implement in the United States due to regulatory issues. Mothers will also have the option to take a further six months of leave without pay. The Durex condom and Lysol disinfectant maker also said it would increase paid paternity leave for fathers and partners to four weeks, with the option to take a further four weeks of leave without pay.
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