23 August 2014

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De La Rue

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Carney: UK could switch to plastic bank notes

18 February 2013  |  5756 views  |  1 News

Incoming Bank of England governor Mark Carney has hinted that he could bring Canadian-style plastic cash with him.


De La Rue braces for RBI contract loss

05 September 2011  |  6372 views  |  0 News

De La Rue is bracing for confirmation from the Reserve Bank of India that it is to move to a new consortium of printers after the UK banknote maker's contract was suspended last year due to printing irregularities


Oberthur to sell cards and ID units to Advent International

05 August 2011  |  7538 views  |  0 News

Advent International has entered into exclusive negotiations on a €1.15bn deal to buy the card systems and identity divisions of Oberthur Technologies.


De La Rue dips as paper problem talks continue

28 January 2011  |  5514 views  |  0 News

Shares in embattled British bank note maker De La Rue dipped this morning after it confirmed business with a major client - widely understood to be the Reserve Bank of India - is still suspended following printing irregularities.


De La Rue rejects improved Oberthur offer

24 January 2011  |  4469 views  |  0 News

British bank note maker De La Rue has rejected an improved, 935 pence a share, takeover offer from French suitor Oberthur.


Oberthur steps up pressure on De La Rue with Indian contract claim

05 January 2011  |  6802 views  |  0 News

French firm Oberthur has stepped up the pressure on takeover target De La Rue, claiming the British bank note maker recently lost out on a major order from a key customer.


De La Rue names Cobbold CEO

13 December 2010  |  7511 views  |  0 News

UK banknote printer De La Rue, in the process of fighting off takeover interest from Oberthur Technologies, has appointed Tim Cobbold chief executive.


De La Rue confirms bid approach

06 December 2010  |  5285 views  |  0 News

Following media speculation that it is the subject of a takeover bid from Oberthur Technologies, troubled UK banknote manufacturer De La Rue has confirmed it has received a "highly preliminary and opportunistic approach".


De La Rue calls in SFO over banknote production irregularities

08 September 2010  |  8249 views  |  4 News

Banknote manufacturer De La Rue has called in the Serious Fraud Office after establishing that staff "deliberately falsified" paper specification test certificates in a scandal the firm estimates will cost it at least £35 million.


De La Rue chief quits over paper production problems

12 August 2010  |  6803 views  |  0 News

Shares in British bank note printer De La Rue plunged more than 13% in morning trading after the firm's CEO quit over "quality and production irregularities" at a paper production plant.

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