mercado laboral

Labour costs per hour worked in Spain grew by 4.5% annually in 1Q24 and wage costs by 4.2%

Link Securities | The National Statistics Institute (INE) published yesterday that the labour cost per hour worked measured by the Harmonised Labour Cost Index (HLCI), keeping the structure by branch of activity constant, increased by 4.5% in 1Q2024 compared to 1Q2023, in seasonally and calendar-adjusted figures. In unadjusted data, the year-on-year variation in the hourly cost was 7.5%. In turn, wage costs grew 4.2% year-on-year in 1Q2024 in seasonally and…

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fcc edificio

FCC completes £398m purchase of Urbaser’s UK subsidiary

Link Securities | The company communicated yesterday through a Significant Event sent to the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV) that the Environment area, through its subsidiary FCC Environment UK, Ltd., has completed the purchase from Urbaser of its subsidiary’s business in the United Kingdom, a transaction announced in December 2023. The estimated enterprise value of the transaction (including debt and equity) is £398 million (approximately €464 million). The transaction was…

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EEUU Infraestructuras

US employment confirms strength with 272,000 payroll increase

BancaMarch: US employment data again surprises on the upside, although other indicators point to a contained moderation. On Friday, the Payroll Survey revealed an unexpected increase in job creation in May, up to 272,000 jobs, well above the 180,000 estimated and the 175,000 previously reported. The same survey also showed an increase in average hourly earnings of 4.1% year-on-year, up from 3.9% expected and 4% previously. Financial markets have interpreted…

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Isabel Dutilh

“European funds are not reaching companies. There is total inefficiency”

Isabel Dutilh, director of Elecnor, Banco Alcalá and Millenium Real State explains in an interview with Mari Pinardo in the magazine Consejeros that “Europe has to have control of the funds and this requires a certain amount of bureaucracy, but in the end it is so much bureaucracy that it generates frustration and people give up applying for them”. Q – There are continuous and constant legislative changes, what do…

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“In banking funds, there are sales targets and conflicts of interest”

Fernando Rodríguez| “The big picture of Indexa is that we aspire to be the leading independent asset manager in Europe” says Ramón Blanco, founder and director of Indexa Capital Group Q- What is the equity story or investor proposition of Indexa’s shares?A- What is listed is Indexa Capital Group, and underneath it hang three operating companies: Indexa Capital – a broker-dealer, the French insurance broker Indexa Courrier d’assurance and the…

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