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Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

RB CEO says will work on deals across the board in coming years
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 05:19am EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc ::RECKITT BENCKISER CEO SAYS ON CONFERENCE CALL SAYS WORKING TO BROADEN SUPPLY FACILITY OF MEAD JOHNSON IN CHINA, LOOKING TO EXPAND IT INTO AUSTRALIA.RECKITT BENCKISER CEO SAYS ON CONFERENCE CALL SAYS WILL WORK ON DEALS ACROSS THE BOARD IN COMING YEARS.  Full Article

Reckitt benckiser ceo says full year like for like target of 2 percent growth is "a challenging target"
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 02:45am EDT 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc :Reckitt benckiser ceo says company has not returned to normal operations everywhere following cyber attacl.Reckitt benckiser ceo says majority of systems are operating at close to full capacity.Reckitt benckiser ceo says full year like for like target of 2 percent growth is "a challenging target".  Full Article

Mccormick & Co says Reckitt Benckiser food business deal‍​ expected 5pct accretive to adjusted EPS in year 1
Wednesday, 19 Jul 2017 08:21am EDT 

July 19 (Reuters) - Mccormick & Company Inc ::Mccormick & Company Inc - Reckitt Benckiser food business deal‍​ expected 5pct accretive to adjusted EPS in year 1.Mccormick & company inc sees about $140 million in transaction and integration costs‍​, mostly in 2017 related to Reckitt Benckiser deal .  Full Article

McCormick to pay more than $4 bln for Reckitt Benckiser's foods business - FT, citing sources
Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017 05:30pm EDT 

July 18 (Reuters) - :McCormick to pay more than $4 billion for Reckitt Benckiser's foods business - FT, citing sources.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser says some markets to experience delays after cyber attack
Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 05:29am EDT 

June 28 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc ::‍cyber Attack: statement to customers​.Although working round the clock to minimise the impact on customers and suppliers, do anticipate some markets will experience delays in shipping and invoicing‍​.Hope to be in a position to resolve this as soon as possible.We have marshalled significant resources to rectify the situation as soon as possible‍​.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser's unit prices senior notes offering
Thursday, 22 Jun 2017 02:00am EDT 

June 22 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc ::Unit priced offering of $7.75 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes in four tranches.Floating rate notes, 2022 fixed rate notes, 2024 fixed rate notes, 2027 fixed rate notes offered at 100 pct, 99.91 pct, 99.89 pct, 99.7 pct respectively.  Full Article

Reckitt Benckiser Group announces expected completion date of MJN acquisition
Monday, 12 Jun 2017 09:38am EDT 

June 12 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc ::Expected completion date of MJN acquisition.Final regulatory approval has now been received in connection with recommended acquisition of Mead Johnson Nutrition Company by RB.Says completion of this acquisition is expected to occur on June 15, 2017.  Full Article

Mead Johnson stockholders approve acquisition by RB
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 05:24pm EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Mead Johnson Nutrition Co ::Mead Johnson stockholders approve acquisition by RB; Mead Johnson Nutrition board announces dividend.Mead Johnson Nutrition Co - ‍closing of transaction with Reckitt Benckiser Group expected to occur at end of q2 of 2017 or beginning of q3 of 2017 ​.  Full Article

Reckitt benckiser cfo says can not comment on size of any potential liabilities arising from indivior investigation
Friday, 21 Apr 2017 04:44am EDT 

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc :Reckitt benckiser cfo says continues to like scholl/amope franchise.Reckitt benckiser cfo says need to look to second half to see south korean issue work through system.Reckitt benckiser cfo says if currencies' spot rates at 31 march stayed constant for full year, it would boost reported revenue by 8 percent.Reckitt benckiser ceo says again that 2017 will be a "tale of two halves" w/ improvement in second half.Reckitt benckiser cfo says remains comfortable with medium term guidance on margins.Reckitt benckiser ceo says thinks indian demonetization could have a lingering impact on trading in country.Reckitt benckiser ceo says underlying health business is performing well, despite current issues.Reckitt benckiser ceo says has not found "magic" innovation in vitamins/supplements business.Reckitt benckiser cfo says can not comment on size of any potential liabilities arising from indivior investigation.  Full Article

Unilever CFO comments on outlook, spreads unit sale
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 02:33am EDT 

April 20 (Reuters) - Unilever Plc :Interview-Unilever cfo says q1 results helped by business units sticking to "business as usual" during review.Interview-Unilever cfo says seeing positive signs in the economy overall.Interview-Unilever cfo says thinks seeing a "bottoming out" of currency devaluations in key emerging markets.Interview-Unilever cfo says always lag between economic fundamentals and consumer demand, but encouraged.Interview-Unilever cfo says performance in second half of 2017 should be better than first half.Interview-Unilever cfo declines to comment on interest in reckitt benckiser's food business.Unilever cfo says it's a relief to be able to "engage wholeheartedly" with private equity community on spreads.Unilever cfo says hasn't started inviting interest, but hopes to have a mix of financial, strategic bidders.  Full Article

Reckitt, airlines rattle Britain's FTSE

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