BG Group obtains $1.8B loan from Export-Import Bank BG Group (BRGYY) today announced that it has secured a $1.8B loan from the Export-Import Bank of the United States. The loan is also designed to support the export of U.S. services and equipment for the ongoing delivery of the Queensland Curtis LNG project in Australia which is on schedule to yield its first gas in 2014, BG stated.
Agilent will will no longer include orders in financial reporting Agilent Technologies announced it will no longer report orders in its periodic filings with the SEC or its quarterly earnings press releases, effective immediately. This change reflects feedback from several of the company's largest shareholders, and was also driven by the fact that Agilent was the only company among its peers to report orders. The other financial metrics included in the company's reporting provide comprehensive detail about Agilent's performance.