NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Amec Foster Wheeler plc (“Amec” or the “Company”) (NYSE:AMFW). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at email@example.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Amec and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
On July 11, 2017, Amec advised investors that the Company was under investigation by the U.K.’s Serious Fraud Office (“SFO”). In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Amec disclosed that the SFO’s investigation “focuses on the past use of third parties and possible bribery and corruption and related offences.”
On this news, Amec’s American Depositary Receipt price fell $0.27, or 4.57%, to close at $5.64 on July 11, 2017.
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