Sun, Dec 01, 2002 - Page 10 News List

Philips and Aegon advance as shares in Europe edge up

BLOOMBERG , LONDON

Fresenius, its parent company, climbed 25 percent to 44.50 euros.

ABB added 5.3 percent to 4.97 Swiss francs. Europe's largest electrical-engineering company has offered plaintiffs US$1.1 billion to settle about 111,000 asbestos-relating claims against a US unit.

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