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Diageo PLC (DGE.L)

DGE.L on London Stock Exchange

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15 Jun 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Diageo Has Kicked Off An Auction Of Us-Focused Spirits Brands - Sky News
Thursday, 24 May 2018 

May 24 (Reuters) - :DIAGEO HAS KICKED OFF AN AUCTION OF US-FOCUSED SPIRITS BRANDS INCLUDING GOLDSCHLAGER - SKY NEWS.  Full Article

Diageo launches and prices $2 bln fixed and floating rate bonds
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 

May 16 (Reuters) - Diageo PLC ::LAUNCHES AND PRICES FOUR-TRANCHE $2 BILLION FIXED AND FLOATING RATE USD DENOMINATED BONDS.PROCEEDS FROM THIS ISSUANCE WILL BE USED FOR GENERAL CORPORATE PURPOSES..  Full Article

Sichuan Swellfun to pay cash dividend of 6.2 yuan per 10 shares (pre-tax) for 2017
Monday, 30 Apr 2018 

April 30(Reuters) - Sichuan Swellfun Co Ltd <600779.SS>:Says it plans to pay cash dividend of 6.2 yuan per 10 shares (pre-tax) to shareholders for 2017.  Full Article

Diageo PLC Files For Potential Mixed Shelf Offering; Size Not Disclosed
Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 

April 19 (Reuters) - Diageo PLC ::DIAGEO PLC FILES FOR POTENTIAL MIXED SHELF OFFERING; SIZE NOT DISCLOSED- SEC FILING.DIAGEO PLC SAYS DIAGEO INVESTMENT CORPORATION OR DIAGEO CAPITAL PLC MAY USE THIS PROSPECTUS TO OFFER FROM TIME TO TIME GUARANTEED DEBT SECURITIES.  Full Article

Diageo Says Ursula Burns' Appointment To Board Will Be Delayed
Tuesday, 27 Mar 2018 

March 27 (Reuters) - Diageo Plc ::SAYS URSULA BURNS WILL BECOME EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN ON AN INTERIM BASIS OF VEON LTD (NOT OF DIAGEO).SAYS URSULA BURNS HAD BEEN APPOINTED AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR EFFECTIVE 2 APRIL, 2018.SAYS IN LIGHT OF BURNS' APPOINTMENT TO VEON, DIAGEO AND BURNS AGREED THAT HER APPOINTMENT TO DIAGEO BOARD WILL BE DELAYED.  Full Article

Sichuan Swellfun sees FY 2017 net profit up 49 pct
Thursday, 25 Jan 2018 

Jan 25 (Reuters) - Sichuan Swellfun Co Ltd <600779.SS>:Says it sees net profit for FY 2017 to increase by 49 percent.Says the net profit of FY 2016 was 224.8 million yuan.Comments that increased liqueur income as main reason for the forecast .  Full Article

Diageo ‍launches fixed rate euro denominated bonds​
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Diageo Plc :‍LAUNCHES AND PRICES 0.000% 3 YEAR AND 0.500% LONG 6 YEAR FIXED RATE EURO DENOMINATED BONDS​.‍LAUNCHED AND PRICED EUR 1.275 BILLION FIXED RATE EURO DENOMINATED BONDS UNDER ITS EUROPEAN DEBT ISSUANCE PROGRAMME​.‍ISSUER OF BONDS WILL BE DIAGEO FINANCE PLC, WITH PAYMENT OF PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST FULLY GUARANTEED BY DIAGEO PLC​.‍PROCEEDS FROM THIS ISSUANCE WILL BE USED FOR GENERAL CORPORATE PURPOSES​.  Full Article

Guinness Nigeria says Diageo Plc will not proceed with offer
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

Guinness Nigeria Plc : Says the Co has taken decision not to proceed with Diageo Plc's offer . Says Diago Plc's intended to make offer through Guinness Overseas Ltd for up to 15.7% of share capital of the Co Source : http://bit.ly/2dQ8jyJ Further company coverage: [GUINNES.LG] (Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com).  Full Article

Diageo CFO says too early to comment on business impact of Brexit
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

: Diageo CFO says it's important for company that UK continues to benefit from open access to EU . Diageo CFO says too early to say if Brexit has impacted business or consumer demand for alcoholic drinks .Diageo CFO says no news regarding relationship w/ former chairman of United Spirits, Vijay Mallya.  Full Article

Diageo we are confident of achieving our objective of mid-single digit top line growth, and in three years ending f19 delivering 100bps of organic operating margin improvement."
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

Exceptional eps increased 1% to 89.4 pence : Board recommended a final dividend increase of 5% bringing full year dividend to 59.2 pence per share . We are confident of achieving our objective of mid-single digit top line growth, and in three years ending f19 delivering 100bps of organic operating margin improvement." . Fy underlying eps rose 1 percent to 89.4 pence . Total dividend 59.2 penceper share . Fy organic results improved with volume growth of 1.3%, net sales growth of 2.8%, and operating profit growth of 3.5% . Reported net sales declined 3.0% .Fy basic eps fell 6 percent to 89.5 pence.  Full Article

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