(AOF) – Bouygues
Bouygues signed with Engie, on May 12, 2022, the contract for the acquisition of Equans (“Share Purchase Agreement”) after the issuance of all the opinions of the relevant Employee Representative Bodies of Equans and Engie. The completion of the acquisition of Equans remains subject to the finalization of the constitution of the scope of Equans by Engie and to the obtaining of all the regulatory authorizations in terms of control of concentrations and control of foreign investments.
The EDF group has announced the launch of the “ORS 2022” employee shareholding operation, a capital increase reserved for members of the EDF group savings plan and international group savings plan. The maximum amount of the capital increase that will be carried out will be approximately 0.6% of EDF’s share capital, this amount being able to be increased up to 0.7% in the event of oversubscription.
Eutelsat’s revenue was €287 million in the third quarter of its 2021-2022 financial year, down 4.8% on a reported year-on-year basis and 2.7% on a like-for-like basis .
Thursday evening, GL events announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Field & Lawn Ltd, a supplier of temporary infrastructure throughout the UK. Founded in 1986, Field & Lawn offers four types of offers: event structures, temporary industrial buildings, fitting-out and decoration of public spaces and festive lighting. It employs approximately 90 people, spread over 3 sites (Edinburgh, Manchester and Bristol).
Orpea achieved in 2021 (financial year ended at the end of December) a net result of 65.2 million euros, down 59.3%. The retirement home operator’s Ebit amounted to 395.7 million, down 6.4%. Ebitdar, or Ebitda before rents, reached 1.07 billion, up 11.1%, showing a margin of 24.9%. 2021 revenue amounted to 4.299 billion, up +9.6% (including +5.5% organic growth.
On the occasion of a Capital Markets Day, Plastic Omnium presents its long-term growth and transformation strategy. A strategy expressed and embodied in the group’s new raison d’être “Driving a New Generation of Mobility”. Plastic Omnium aims to achieve economic revenue of around €11 billion in 2025 and over €15 billion by 2030.
Saint-Gobain finalized two acquisitions in High Performance Solutions: Global SFC and Monofrax LLC, which represent approximately 20 million euros in annual sales. Saint-Gobain has also signed definitive agreements for the sale to the Japanese group Shinagawa Refractories Corporation of some of its ceramic activities in Brazil and the United States, intended mainly for the traditional steelmaking market. Their combined turnover amounted to around 70 million euros in 2021.
The SII group achieved revenue of 828.9 million euros in the 2021-2022 financial year (ending March), up 26.7% (+27% at comparable scope and at constant rates) . This historic performance was achieved in an uncertain context still troubled by the health crisis and more recently, by the geopolitical situation in Ukraine. In the last quarter of the financial year, turnover exceeded 200 million euros for the second consecutive time, at 239.9 million, an increase of 30.7%.
Winfarm published first-quarter 2022 revenue of 30.8 million euros, up 20% year-on-year. The Agricultural Supplies activity (89% of annual turnover), under the Vital Concept brand, recorded activity of 27.5 million euros (+19%). The French specialist in online sales for the agricultural world recalls that a prolonged continuation of price increases in 2022 could penalize the group’s margins from time to time. But he said he was confident in his ability to achieve a year of growth.