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PARIS, June 10 (Reuters) – Stocks following Friday’s Paris and European stock exchanges where futures contracts are opening lower:
* AGRICULTURAL CREDIT CAGR.PA announced on Thursday that its subsidiary Crédit Agricole assurances and the Swiss fund Energy Infrastructure Partners have acquired 25% of Repsol Renovables, the arm of the Spanish oil group REPSOL REP.MC dedicated to renewable energy sources, as part of an evaluated transaction up to 905 million euros. More information user manual
* EUROAPIA – Euronext announced on Thursday that the group’s active pharmaceutical ingredients subsidiary SANOPIA SASY.PA was to be withdrawn from the CAC 40 effective June 20.
* CARMILA CARM.PA – Euronext announced on Thursday that the real estate company will start listing on the SBF 120.
* HOLY GOBAIN SGOB.PA announced on Thursday that it intends to invest approximately 90 million Canadian dollars (66.7 million euros) in its factory near Montreal, to increase capacity by about 40% and to make the site the first which is capable of producing carbon neutral plasterboard in North America.
* IPSOS ISOS.PA announced Thursday the appointment of Dan Lévy as the group’s chief financial officer, effective June 10, to replace Laurence Stoclet.
* ERICSSON announced on Thursday that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. stock market police officer, has opened an investigation into elements detailed in the company’s 2019 report on alleged acts of corruption in Iraq.
* SWISS CREDIT CSGN.S – State Street STT.N announced on Thursday that it did not intend to buy the Swiss bank, dismissing press reports.
* BPER BANCA EMII.MI announced on Friday that it will return at least €1 billion to its shareholders in the form of dividends as part of a new medium-term plan that includes the elimination of 600 branches and the strengthening of investments in digital technology.
*GSK GSK.L announced that its vaccine candidate against respiratory syncytial virus showed good results in a late-stage study in older adults.
* 2MX ORGANIC 2MX.PA, the Spac of Xavier Niel, Matthieu Pigasse and Moez-Alexandre Zouari, and InVivo announced Friday that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement with a view to creating a European leader in sustainable, alternative and responsible distribution.
(Written by Claude Chendjou and Laetitia Volga, edited by Kate Entringer)