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[UK] Imperial Tobacco shares hit record levels after report suggests rival BAT looking at financing for a bid, although not guaranteed
Shares in cigarette maker Imperial Tobacco rose to record levels today on speculation that British American Tobacco has been courting bankers about financing for a full takeover of its rival.
Nov 20, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:17
The amount of illegal ‘chop chop’ and cigarettes consumed in Australia represents 14.3 per cent of total tobacco consumption according to the latest Illicit tobacco in Australia report prepared by KPMG LLP in the UK. The report is prepared for British A
Nov 20, 2015 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:07
Imperial Tobacco Group Plc’s (LON:IMT) share price reached an all-time high this week, driven by renewed speculation that it could soon face atakeover bid from one of its peers. The surge of nearly four percent on Monday was caused by higher trading volu
Nov 18, 2015 iNVEZZ Limited
added Nov 19, 2015 15:46
The product, called iFuse, will use elements of the company's Kent brand, and be sold in a market where Kent cigarettes are popular. Executives declined to say precisely which market that will be. The test is the latest in a line of cigarette alternativ
Nov 16, 2015 Reuters
added Nov 18, 2015 16:47
Shares in Imperial Tobacco (LSE: IMT) surged to a new all-time high yesterday after City analysts re-ignited speculation that one of the company’s peers could be about to make an offer for the group.
Nov 17, 2015 Motley Fool UK
added Nov 17, 2015 23:37
Student group Fossil Free UoA organised an auctioneer to sell off 'shares' in oil company Exxon Mobil, tobacco company British American Tobacco, and gun manufacturer Smith and Wesson, with students dressed to represent these industries.
Oct 22, 2015 Voxy (nz)
added Nov 6, 2015 19:35
The new assessment framework employs a four-stage process that uses lab-based and clinical tests along with real-world observations of individual and population perception and use, according to BAT. “We propose that this assessment framework will help u
Nov 4, 2015 Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 6, 2015 14:13
INFOGRAPHIC: Vaper Trails / Click here to see our interactive graphic, showing the evidence that informed Public Health England’s “95% safer” claim.
"e-cigarettes are around 95% safer than smoked tobacco". This interactive graphic shows the evidence on which this claim is based, the authors of four key documents involved, and their links to different medical and commercial organisations.
Nov 3, 2015 British Medical Journal
added Nov 5, 2015 16:29
raised cigarette taxes by more than 40 per cent, a move which British American Tobacco Malaysia (BAT Malaysia) described as an “unprecedented massive increase in cigarette excise”. In a statement, BAT Malaysia said it had to increase prices of its brands
Nov 4, 2015 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Nov 4, 2015 15:39
The high court rejected a lawsuit filed by Nobleza Piccardo (British American Tobacco in Argentina): the demand claimed the unconstitutionality of a law passed by Santa Fe that establishes complete bans on tobacco advertising and promotion in that provinc
Nov 3, 2015 ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Nov 4, 2015 11:27