British American Tobacco PLC (BATS.L)
26 May 2017
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON/MILAN, April 26 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has maintained British American Tobacco plc's (BAT) Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and senior unsecured ratings of 'A-' as well as its Short-Term IDR of 'F2' on Rating Watch Negative (RWN). A full list of rating actions is shown at the end of this commentary The ratings remain on RWN pending the completion of the agreed proposal by BAT's board to merge with its 42% owned associate Reyn
SOFIA, April 12 British American Tobacco (BAT) said on Wednesday it had agreed with Bulgarian cigarette maker Bulgartabac to acquire some of its leading cigarette brands in a deal worth more than 100 million euros ($106 million).
March 30 Imperial Brands, the world's fourth-biggest tobacco company, repeated its full-year forecast on Thursday, saying first-half performance was on track to meet expectations, helped by foreign exchange gains.
* 2016 adjusted profit from operations up 10 pct (Adds details from media briefing)
Feb 23 British American Tobacco, the second-largest international tobacco company, reported a slight increase in full-year cigarette and tobacco sales volumes on Thursday.
* Preliminary announcement for the year ended 31 December 2016
LONDON Advisers could pocket up to $100 million in fees from Johnson & Johnson's $30 billion acquisition of Swiss biotech firm Actelion , the largest takeover of a European healthcare business in more than a decade.
SARAJEVO British American Tobacco (BAT) has reached a principle agreement to acquire the tobacco assets of Bosnian holding firm Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo (FDS) from an Austrian fund, the two companies said in a joint statement on Thursday.
SARAJEVO, Jan 26 British American Tobacco (BAT) has reached a principle agreement to acquire the tobacco assets of Bosnian holding firm Fabrika Duhana Sarajevo (FDS) from an Austrian fund, the two companies said in a joint statement on Thursday.
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