Lufthansa Group delivered a first-half net profit of €429 million ($463.3 million), down 55% from a net profit of €954 million a year ago. The German carrier said the results were slightly below the prior-year numbers, excluding one-off effects. The 2015 first-half result included a positive €503 million effect from the early conversion of US-based JetBlue convertible bonds. In February, Lufthansa shed its stake in JetBlue after more than seven years. The exit plan was ...

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