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Tesco Plc - Interim Results

Tesco Plc has released Interim results for the 26 weeks ended 23 August 2014. Taking into account actual exchange rates, underlying profit before tax stands at £783m, 46.6% down. Overstatement of half year profit was confirmed at £263m.

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Tesco Plc - Interim Results

Unilever Plc - Q3 results

Unilever Plc has released results for the 3rd quarter of their financial year, highlighting underlying sales growth of 2.1% despite a turnover decline of 2%, likely due to negative currency impact.

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Unilever Plc - Q3 results

British American Tobacco Plc - Interim Management Statement

British American Tobacco Plc has posted an interim management statement for the 9 months ended 30 September 2014. Revenue for the period declined by 9.6% at current rates of exchange, mainly due to the strength of sterling. Cigarette volume from subsidiaries has decreased by 1%t to 495 billion.

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British American Tobacco Plc - Interim Management Statement

Glaxosmithkline Plc - Q3 Results

Glaxosmithkline Plc has released Q3 results, highlighting a 5% uptick in earnings per share and a dividend of 19 pence per share.

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Glaxosmithkline Plc - Q3 Results

Reckitt Benkiser Group Plc - Interim Management Statement

Reckitt Benkiser Group Plc has released an interim management statement for Q3 2014. Highlights include Year-to-date like-for-like growth of 3% with Q3 like-for-like growth of 2%.

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Reckitt Benkiser Group Plc - Interim Management Statement

Whitbread Plc - Half Year Results

Whitbread Plc has released half year results for the six months ended 28th August 2014. Highlights include a strong uptick in underlying profit before tax, up 18.5% to £256.0 million (2013/14: £216.1 million). Interim dividend has increased by 15.6% to 25,20p (2013/14: 21.80p). This is to be paid by the 9th January 2014, going ex-dividend on the 5th December 2014.

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Whitbread Plc - Half Year Results

B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc - Interim Results

B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc has announced interim results for the six months to 31st July 2014. Financial highlights include an increase in equity value of the Portfolio of 5.0% during the period, with unaudited profit after tax of £1.7m (31st July 2013: £1.4m). The company has a current cash balance of £7.9m.

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B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc - Interim Results

Young & Co's Brewery Plc - Acquisition

Young & Co's Brewery Plc has announced the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of 580 Limited, a company that owns and operates four pubs in prime London locations. The total consideration is £10.4 million on a debt free basis.

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Young & Co's Brewery Plc - Acquisition

Anpario Plc - Agreement with Probiotics

Anpario Plc has announced an agreement with Probiotics International Limited to exclusively market their leading probiotic product in China, launching its product to the piglet market through its growing distribution network.

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Anpario Plc - Agreement with Probiotics

New Britain Palm Oil Limited - Sime Darby Offer, Cash Takeover

New Britain Palm Oil has announced the formal notification from Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd of its intention to make a cash offer for all the issued and to be issued shares in New Britain at a price of £7.15 per share, an attractive premium to recent trading levels. The offer values New Britain equity at £1,073 million.

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New Britain Palm Oil Limited - Sime Darby Offer, Cash Takeover