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Statutory figures flatter to deceive for GKN

Statutory figures flatter to deceive for GKN

New GKN (GKN) chief Anne Stevens has her work cut out convincing shareholders to reject the takeover advances of turnaround specialist Melrose Industries (MRO). The engineer sought to cover up for a disastrous 2017 by shining a light on plans to generate healthier profits and share more cash with investors. In short, Ms Stevens, who took the reins after chief executive designate Kevin Cummings was jettisoned, wants to prove that GKN is better off going it alone.

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