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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

226.00GBp
21 Feb 2018
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Tue, Feb 20 2018

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Feb 20 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Tuesday:

Investor adviser Glass Lewis urges Booker investors to oppose Tesco deal

LONDON Investor advisory firm Glass Lewis has urged shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group to reject a takeover by retailer Tesco , dealing a fresh blow to the proposed 3.7 billion-pound ($5.2 billion) deal.

UPDATE 1-Investor adviser Glass Lewis urges Booker investors to oppose Tesco deal

LONDON, Feb 20 Investor advisory firm Glass Lewis has urged shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group to reject a takeover by retailer Tesco, dealing a fresh blow to the proposed 3.7 billion-pound ($5.2 billion) deal.

Glass Lewis recommends investors in UK's Booker oppose Tesco takeover

LONDON, Feb 20 Shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group should oppose the company's takeover by retailer Tesco, investor advisory firm Glass Lewis said on Tuesday.

Advisory firm recommends Booker investors reject Tesco deal

LONDON Investors in retailer Booker should reject a "less than compelling" 3.7 billion pounds ($5.2 billion) takeover bid by British market leader Tesco, a top advisory firm said.

U.S. activist investor says Booker should get better offer from Tesco

LONDON A U.S. hedge fund which owns a stake in Booker Group said on Thursday it plans to oppose Tesco's 3.7 billion pound takeover bid unless the wholesaler secures a better deal.

U.S. activist investor says Booker should get better offer from Tesco

LONDON A U.S. hedge fund which owns a stake in Booker Group said on Thursday it plans to oppose Tesco's 3.7 billion pound ($5.2 billion) takeover bid unless the wholesaler secures a better deal.

UPDATE 1-U.S. activist investor says Booker should get better offer from Tesco

* Booker shareholders to vote on deal on Feb. 28 (Updates with comments from activist investor)

Activist Sandell calls on Booker to secure better Tesco bid terms

LONDON, Feb 8 Activist investor Sandell Asset Management plans to oppose Tesco's 3.7 billion pound ($5.2 billion) takeover of Booker Group unless the wholesaler secures a better offer from Britain's biggest retailer.

Booker boss Wilson to run Tesco's British business

LONDON Tesco , Britain's biggest retailer, said Booker boss Charles Wilson would stay on and run its entire UK business once it completes the 3.7 billion pounds ($5.2 billion) takeover of the wholesaler.

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