Cap Gemini SA , Europe’s largest computer-services company, said full-year profit rose 57 percent on stronger technology demand, beating analysts’ estimates. The company’s shares had their biggest gain in almost seven months.
Krishnan Ganesh, who sold his online-tutoring company in Bangalore for $213 million, is the type of client that attracted global wealth managers to India. His refusal to use them helps explain why some are leaving.
Cap Gemini SA and Intel Corp . will offer a home energy-management system to consumers and utilities as the French and U.S. partners seek to beat rivals onto the market for power-saving upgrades to electric grids.
Cap Gemini SA, a French competitor to International Business Machines Corp., forecast that demand for computer services will pick up in the second quarter after bookings improved in February and March.