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Fitch puts British American Tobacco on rating watch negative after buyout offer of Reynold

It warned that the debt required for funding the deal would mean it could not keep its current A credit rating. A similar announcement was made by fellow agency Moody's on Friday, who put their A3 and P2 ratings under review for downgrade.
City A.M. (uk)
added Oct 24, 2016 22:21

[North Carolina] Past, future intertwine in landmark deal

The Forsyth County community and the Reynolds company have been intertwined for 141 years.... The BAT offer for Reynolds came two days after the 28th anniversary of a day that will live in infamy in Winston-Salem — when F. Ross Johnson set in motion the d
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 23, 2016 14:00

BAT’s $47B Reynolds Buy May Sail Through Antitrust Review ($$)

Despite the heightened regulatory environment that has served as the death knell for several megamergers this year, British American Tobacco’s $47 billion takeover bid for U.S. tobacco company Reynolds American likely will not draw intense antitrust scru
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27

VIDEO: Why BAT's Reynolds Bid Is a Big Deal for Big Tobacco

a move that could open up a wave of M&A activity in the tobacco industry. Bloomberg Intelligence's Duncan Fox reports on
Bloomberg News
added Oct 21, 2016 16:17

Why is BAT trying to buy out Reynolds now?

Analysts believe the litigation issues that have plagued the tobacco industry for years may be behind it. Big tobacco companies have paid out billions in recent decades over claims they lied about the health risks of tobacco products — but the most recen
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 21, 2016 15:05

E-cigarette vapor does not cause oxidative stress in viable lung epithelial cells R&D AT BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO

Researchers at British American Tobacco have developed a standardized way of measuring and comparing the potential of conventional cigarette smoke and e-cigarette vapour to cause oxidative stress in an in vitro model of lung epithelium. To do this they
added Oct 5, 2016 19:25

ARCHIVE: Tobacco Harm Reduction, Vaping & E-Cigarettes

We know that e-cigarettes can help smokers quit smoking. Less discussed is the idea that vapers who have quit smoking since they started vaping regularly can further boost quit rates by providing an invaluable source of first-hand experience, information
Centre for Substance Use Research (uk)
added Aug 15, 2016 19:42

[Australia, UK] Cover: Is tobacco investment going up in smoke?

“We don’t think plain packaging will have a major impact, looking at the experiences in other markets, such as Australia,” he says. “Tobacco is a declining business in all the developed markets. The falls in Australia continued -after the introduction o (uk)
added Aug 4, 2016 16:52

PUBLIC RELEASE: 21-JUL-2016 Global standards for vaping products essential to promote innovation / R&D AT BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO

Marina Trani, Head of R&D of Nicoventures (a wholly owned subsidiary of British American Tobacco) will tell delegates at the EuroScience Open Forum 2016 on July 26th that standards need to be harmonised in order to promote innovation. 'Different rules in
added Jul 22, 2016 17:14

[Europe, Germany] BRIEF-British American Tobacco to close cigarette manufacturing in Bayreuth

* Decision to close cigarette manufacturing in bayreuth the result of analysis of production capacity in western europe
added Jul 15, 2016 12:06
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