Timing of Pearson CEO Scardino Departure `Shrewd'

Oct. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Alex de Groote, an analyst at Panmure Gordon & Co., talks about the appointment of new Pearson Plc Chief Executive Officer John Fallon, who will take over from Marjorie Scardino in January 2013. He speaks with Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)

Jon Stanton to Succeed Keith Cochrane as Weir Group CEO
13:09 - Keith Cochrane, the CEO of Weir Group Plc, the world’s largest maker of fracking pumps for oil companies, is stepping down as CEO after 10 years on the board and will be replaced by Jon Stanton with effect from October 1. The company earlier reported that orders and sales missed by 4% and 2% respectively. Cochrane spoke to Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Countdown."
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