30 October 2017
• Indigo Prize challenged entrants to consider how best to measure economic activity to stimulate debate about factors currently measured in 21st century economy • £125,000 first and second prize to be awarded to joint winners proposing ideas to extend and radically shake-up GDP • £10,000 third prize awarded to 19 year-old Geography university student Alice Lassman • Judging panel included Mervyn Davies, Jim O’Neill, Stephanie Flanders, Lynda Gratton, Dominic Barton, Ed Vaizey, Brent Hoberman, Gus O’Donnell and Mikhail Fridman • Entries are available online at: http://global-perspectives.org.uk/indigo-prize/
05 October 2017
German E&P company acquires 50% licence share in producing oil field.
06 September 2017
DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG, the international oil and gas company wholly owned by LetterOne, today announces the appointment of Maria Moraeus Hanssen as its new CEO and Chairman of the Management Board. The appointment is expected to take effect in January 2018, when Hanssen will succeed Thomas Rappuhn, who is handing over after 30 years at the company, including 12 years on the Executive Board and 8 years as CEO.
05 July 2017
• Indigo Prize aims to find new ways to measure economic activity beyond GDP • Winner will receive £100,000, with runners-up receiving £25,000 and £10,000 • Judging panel includes Jim O’Neill, Stephanie Flanders, Ed Vaizey and Gus O’Donnell
26 June 2017
London, UK – The Board of The Nature’s Bounty Co. and The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announced that L1 Retail, the retail investment arm of LetterOne, has agreed to purchase Holland & Barrett for £1.77 billion.
04 May 2017
LetterOne (L1), the international investment business, headquartered in Luxembourg, today announced Karl-Heinz Holland has been appointed to the L1 Retail Advisory Board with immediate effect.
19 December 2016
LetterOne (L1), the international investment business, today announces the launch of L1 Retail, a new retail investment arm.
31 October 2016
LetterOne (L1), the international investment business, headquartered in Luxembourg, today announces that it has made a strategic investment in Qvantel, the leading provider of cloud-based Business Support Solutions (“BSS”) for telecom operators.
03 October 2016
The Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Dvalin field (previously named Zidane) has been handed over to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in Norway by operator DEA. Dvalin will be the company’s first operated field development project in Norway.
30 August 2016
LetterOne (L1), the international investment business, headquartered in Luxembourg, today announces a strategic partnership with FreedomPop, the disruptive US based mobile provider, based in California.