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Aberdeen Asset Management Plc (ADN.L, ABDNF.PK) reported that its assets under management were 322.5 billion pounds at June 30, 2014. The company's Chief Executive commented: "Encouragingly, investor sentiment towards Asia and emerging markets recovered somewhat during the quarter. While the improvement...

TNT Express N.V. (TNTEY.PK) reported second-quarter pretax profit of 4 million euros, compared to a loss of 291 million euros, prior year. Loss to equity holders of the parent was 4 million euros, compared to a loss of 304 million euros, previous year. Loss per share in euro cents was 0.7, compared to...

Premier Oil Plc. (PMO.L, PMOIY.PK) Monday said Richard Rose would join its Board as Finance Director on September 8. Rose qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young and has spent over 20 years within the energy sector, including 13 years working with a range of international banks. After...

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RBGPF.PK, RB.L) posted higher first-half 2014 reported net income of 812 million pounds, versus the prior year's 660 million pounds. On an adjusted basis, net income for the period amounted to 829 million pounds. Adjusted net income fell 4% at actual...

Sohu.com Inc. (SOHU), a China-based web-portal and online game developer, Monday reported a net loss in its second quarter, compared to prior year's profit, hurt mainly by higher expenses related to its online game developer subsidiary Changyou.com Ltd (CYOU). Meanwhile, Changyou's quarterly net income...

Ryanair Holdings plc (RYA.L, RYAAY) and Subsidiaries reported first-quarter pretax profit of 223.6 million euros, compared to 88.5 million euros, prior year. Profit attributable to equity holders of parent was 196.8 million euros, compared to 78.1 million euros. Earnings per share, in euro cent, was...

German engineering company GEA Group AG (GEAGF.PK, GEAGY.PK) posted 7.2 percent higher consolidated profit of 80.8 million euros, or 0.42 euros per share in the second quarter of 2014, compared with 75.4 million euros, or 0.39 euros per share, a year before. Year-over-year, quarterly Group operating...

IT solutions provider Wincor Nixdorf AG (WNXDF.PK, WNXDY.PK) Monday revised its forecast for fiscal 2013/2014, citing unfavorable developments in key emerging markets. The company now expects net sales to reach a level comparable to that recorded in the previous year instead of rising by the 4 percent...

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis AG (NVS) Monday announced that its eye care division Alcon's Simbrinza eye drops suspension has received approval by the European Commission. The company said the launch of Simbrinza in the EU will start in the UK in the third quarter of 2014, followed by other...

Arcadis (ARCAY.PK), a pure play global engineering and consultancy firm, Monday reported increased profit for the second quarter, even as revenue declined from the prior year. Reported Earnings Before Interest, Tax and Amortization or EBITA increased 13.6 percent to 41.7 million euros ($56 million)...

MorphoSys AG (MPSYY.PK) reported earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) from continued operations of 0.4 million euros for the six months ending 30 June 2014, compared to 17.3 million euros, a year ago. Profit from continuing operations decreased to 0.6 million euros or 0.02 euros per share, compared...

Chinese online media, search, gaming, community and mobile service group Sohu.com Inc. (SOHU) reported Monday that its second-quarter net loss attributable to the company was $41.09 million or $1.16 loss per share, compared to last year's profit of $21.63 million or $0.56 per share. Adjusted net loss...

Changyou.com Ltd. (CYOU), an online game developer and operator in China, reported Monday that its second-quarter net income attributable to the company fell to $1.9 million from last year's $75.2 million. Earnings per ADS dropped to $0.04 from $1.41. On average, 6 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters...

Arcadis (ARCAY.PK), a pure play global engineering and consultancy firm, Monday said second-quarter reported Earnings Before Interest, Tax and Amortization or EBITA increased 13.6 percent to 41.7 million euros from 36.8 million euros. The latest results include 3.6 million euros in costs related...

Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX, FOXA) is prepared to give shareholders of Time Warner Inc. (TWX) seats on the board of the combined entity, if its $75 billion takeover bid succeeds, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the situation. While it is not known how many...