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[North Carolina] Reynolds, Lorillard get OK on deal

votes related to Reynolds' proposed $27.4 billion purchase of Lorillard. Eligible Reynolds shareholders cast 451 million shares in favor of providing Lorillard shareholders with a 15 percent stake in Reynolds. About 1.3 million shares voted against the of
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 30, 2015 11:57

Shareholders approve Reynolds' acquisition of Lorillard

The combined company would control about 40 percent of the U.S. cigarettes market. Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc (MO.N) leads the market with a 49 percent share. Lorillard's shareholders also approved the deal, with about 80 percent of outstanding sha
added Jan 29, 2015 10:33

Reynolds American, Inc. - Form 8-K CURRENT REPORT

At the Special Meeting, RAI shareholders were asked (1) to approve the issuance of RAI common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, to Lorillard, Inc., referred to as Lorillard, shareholders as consideration in the merger contemplated by the Agreement and
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jan 29, 2015 01:42

RAI shareholders approve share issuances in connection with proposed Lorillard, Inc. acquisition (PDF)

at the company’s special shareholders meeting today, Reynolds American shareholders approved two proposals related to the company’s proposed acquisition of Lorillard, Inc.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:20

Lorillard Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Combination with Reynolds American

The final results indicate that more than 98% of the shares voting at the special meeting voted in favor of the proposal, representing approximately 80% of all outstanding shares.
PR Newswire
added Jan 28, 2015 12:19

Advisory: RAI shareholders approve share issuances in connection with proposed Lorillard, Inc. acquisition

PR Newswire
added Jan 28, 2015 12:16

[Australia, UK, USA] Vote expected in U.K. on plain packaging for cigarettes

However, industry analysts and marketing officials said Friday they doubt there will be a spillover effect in the United States despite a similar push by anti-tobacco groups.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 26, 2015 17:37

Reynolds-Lorillard Merger Vote Confirmed for Jan 28

The voting was delayed due to a conflict between Beatrice Corwin Living Irrevocable Trust and the two tobacco biggies. The Trust had filed a lawsuit against the two companies demanding full disclosure regarding the merger before the shareholders vote too
Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Jan 24, 2015 18:37

[North Carolina] Big 3 tobacco companies likely to see big boost in earnings

following the expiration of a federal tobacco quota law. The Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004...will have strong revenue and earnings in fiscal 2015, in part because consumers have more disposable income related to lower gas prices.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 23, 2015 14:17

[North Carolina] Reynolds, Lorillard say federal approval for $27.4B deal advancing

said in a joint regulatory filing Tuesday they have achieved “certified substantial compliance” for additional regulatory information related to their proposed megadeal.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 21, 2015 10:54
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