Sun, Dec 01, 2002 - Page 10 News List

Philips and Aegon advance as shares in Europe edge up


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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