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Pennsylvania governor signs revenue bills to wrap up stalled budget

will boost revenues in part by ... securitizing expected funding from tobacco companies for healthcare costs. That money comes from big tobacco companies that agreed in a 1998 settlement with U.S. states to help cover medical costs associated with smokin
Reuters
added Oct 31, 2017 02:01
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Dreyfus Bet on Tobacco Bonds Pays Off With Top Muni Fund Returns

Dreyfus Corp.’s $170 million high-yield municipal-bond fund is beating bigger and better-known competitors by riding a rebound in tobacco bonds while avoiding pitfalls such as Puerto Rico debt.
Bloomberg News
added Oct 4, 2017 01:19
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Pennsylvania could halt spending on Friday without budget

But tax-averse Republicans in the House balked and did not pass their own bill until Wednesday night. It proposes no new taxes but would raise about $1 billion by selling a portion of the funding stream from the 1998 tobacco settlement, in which tobacco
Reuters
added Sep 15, 2017 01:19
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[West Virginia] Letter: Tobacco Prevention Program zeroed out before settlement

In 1994, when I was hired by the West Virginia Tobacco Control Program... We would still be receiving that $70 million today, until 2023, if we had not sold out. Which brings me to another sad piece of news. West Virginia’s Tobacco Prevention Program, w
Charleston (WV) Sunday Gazette-Mail
added Sep 1, 2017 01:02
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VIDEO: Tobacco and Housing Bonds May Avoid Puerto Rico Pain: Mysak

discusses public pensions boosted from equity markets, and Puerto Rico: tobacco and housing bonds may avoid restructuring.
Bloomberg News
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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[Europe] UPDATE 1-BAT begins marketing M&A bond

opened books on a four-part euro and sterling-denominated bond on Wednesday in a bid to complete its financing for the US$49bn purchase of Reynolds American. ...started marketing three benchmark sized euro-denominated tranches and a sterling benchmark pi
Reuters
added Aug 10, 2017 03:38
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[Europe, UK] BAT sets final terms for multi-tranche euro and sterling bond

has set final terms for a multi-tranche euro and sterling bond issue as it continues its funding spree to finance its US$49bn purchase of Reynolds American, according to lead managers. The cigarette maker, which on Tuesday raised US$17.25bn in the second
Reuters
added Aug 10, 2017 03:38
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4 Firms Guide British Tobacco Giant's Massive $17.25B Bond

announced an eight-part, $17.25 billion bond offering on Wednesday, the year's second-largest corporate debt sale, being steered by four law firms, to help fund its blockbuster $49.4 billion acquisition of U.S. rival Reynolds American Inc.
Law360
added Aug 10, 2017 03:38
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[UK] BAT's European bonds attract strong demand

tapped bond investors for the second time this week, attracting robust demand for the sale of sterling and euro-denominated debt, underlining positive momentum across European markets.
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 10, 2017 00:35
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BAT Sells Second-Biggest Bond Issue of 2017 for Reynolds Deal

British American Tobacco Plc sold the second-largest bond deal of the year to finance its purchase of the portion of Reynolds American Inc. that it didn’t already own. BAT sold $17.25 billion of dollar-denominated debt in eight parts, the longest of whi
Bloomberg News
added Aug 10, 2017 03:29
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