FirstGroup sells US bus divisions for £3.3bn

Chief executive Matthew Gregory said: “Going forward, FirstGroup will be a more focused, resilient business that is in a strong position to deliver for bus and rail passengers in the UK, continue investing in its zero-emissions fleet strategy, and play a key role in meeting society’s broader ESG (environmental, social and governance) goals.”

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