Maitland/AMO Morning Monitor – Thursday 2 January 2020

2nd January 2020

In the news

  • Economists predict little change for UK growth in 2020
  • UK chip group Imagination Technologies strikes new Apple deal
  • Google AI system beats doctors in detection tests for breast cancer

Stock market moves

Corporate announcements

* Maitland Client

CRH PLC Chairman Transition and Board Retirement
  • Mr. Richie Boucher has become Chairman of the CRH Board on 1 January 2020.
  • He will be succeeding Mr. N. Hartery who stepped down from the Board on 31 December 2019.
  • Mr. Boucher, Chairman, said: “I would like to thank Nicky for his excellent stewardship of the CRH Board during his tenure as Chairman and for his commitment to CRH as a non-executive Director since 2004, during which time he also held the roles of Senior Independent Director and Remuneration Committee Chairman. I and my Board colleagues wish him well in the future.”