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Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.L)

RB.L on London Stock Exchange

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24 Jan 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bristol-Myers Says in May sold business comprising an alliance with Reckitt Benckiser
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 11:45am EDT 

: Bristol Myers Squibb - In May 2016, co sold the business comprising an alliance with Reckitt Benckiser Group including several OTC products sold primarily in Mexico and Brazil .Bristol Myers Squibb - Reckitt exercised its option to acquire the business, including a manufacturing facility, for $317 million, resulting in a gain of $277 million.  Full Article

UK's CMA says Reckitt Benckiser licensed K-Y brand to Thornton & Ross
Monday, 20 Jun 2016 09:10am EDT 

Competition and Markets Authority : Reckitt Benckiser licensed K-Y brand to Thornton & Ross for 8 years and completed its merger with Johnson & Johnson Link to source: (http://bit.ly/28ITo7z) (((Bengaluru Newsroom +91 806 749 1136);)).  Full Article

Church & Dwight co comments on market speculation
Thursday, 19 May 2016 10:35am EDT 

Church & Dwight Co Inc : Church & Dwight comments on market speculation . Not engaged in discussions with, nor has it received any proposal or communication concerning a potential bid for company . Company is not engaged in discussions with, nor has it received any proposal or communication concerning a potential bid for company . Not aware of any information supporting market speculation .Says is not aware of any information supporting rumors.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser says to buyback 2.5 mln shares under 800 mln stg repurchase programme
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 12:20pm EDT 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc : Has entered into an irrevocable, non-discretionary arrangement with morgan stanley to enable purchase of up to a maximum of 2,500,000 ordinary shares .Morgan stanley will make its trading decisions in relation to purchase of company's securities independently of, and uninfluenced by company.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc recommends final dividend
Monday, 15 Feb 2016 02:00am EST 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc:Recommends a final dividend of 88.7 p per share (12% versus 2014).Total dividend for 2015 139p (2014: 139p).Says the dividend, if approved by shareholders at the AGM on 5 May 2016, will be paid on 26 May to shareholders on the register at the record date of 15 April.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc declares interim dividend
Sunday, 26 Jul 2015 08:00pm EDT 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc:Declares an interim dividend of 50.3 pence (2014: 60.0 pence) in line with its stated policy to pay out 50% of adjusted net income.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group plc announces additional share repurchase programme
Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 12:00pm EDT 

Reckitt Benckiser Group plc:Confirms that its current 300 mln euros repurchase programme of up to a maximum of 6,000,000 of RB's ordinary shares of 10 pence each of RB's current issued share capital, would be supplemented with an additional repurchase programme of up to 500 mln euros of Ordinary Shares in 2015.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc gives FY 2015 revenue guidance - Conference call
Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 03:30am EST 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc:Expects FY 2015 like-for-like net revenue growth to be 4 pct.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC recommends final dividend
Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 02:00am EST 

Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC:Board recommends a final dividend of 79 pence per share (2013: 77 pence), to give a full year dividend of 139 pence, an overall increase of +1 pct.The dividend, if approved by shareholders at the AGM on May 7, will be paid on May 29 to shareholders on the register at the record date of April 17.The ex-dividend date is April 16 and the last date for election for the share alternative to the dividend is May 7.  Full Article

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South Korea court convicts ex-Reckitt Benckiser unit chief in sterilizer case

SEOUL A South Korean court on Friday convicted 14 people including a former head of the local unit of British consumer goods maker Reckitt Benckiser over the sale of humidifier sterilizers linked to deadly lung injuries, sentencing the former boss to seven years in prison.