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Cobham PLC (COB.L)

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Britain to investigate £4 billion U.S. takeover of defence firm Cobham

LONDON Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defence company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion (£4 billion) deal.

Britain to investigate $5 billion U.S. takeover of defense firm Cobham

LONDON Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal.

UPDATE 3-Britain to investigate $5 bln U.S. takeover of defence firm Cobham

LONDON, Sept 18 Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defence company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal.

Britain orders security investigation into Cobham-Advent deal

LONDON, Sept 18 Britain has ordered the competition regulator to investigate whether the agreed acquisition of defence company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International should be blocked due to national security concerns.

U.S. group Advent wins $5 billion battle for Britain's Cobham

LONDON U.S. private equity firm Advent International won its battle to buy Britain's Cobham for $5 billion on Monday, taking advantage of the weak pound to pounce on the defence and aerospace group that pioneered air-to-air refuelling.

U.S. group Advent wins $5 billion battle for Britain's Cobham

LONDON U.S. private equity firm Advent International won its battle to buy Britain's Cobham for $5 billion on Monday, taking advantage of the weak pound to pounce on the defense and aerospace group that pioneered air-to-air refueling.

UPDATE 3-U.S. group Advent wins $5 bln battle for Britain's Cobham

* Chairman says pushed as far as he could (Adds chairman, CEO comments, final vote result)

Cobham investors back takeover by U.S. private equity group Advent

LONDON, Sept 16 British defence and aerospace group Cobham Plc said on Monday its investors had backed a 4 billion-pound ($5 billion)buyout offer from U.S. private equity firm Advent International.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 16

Sept 16 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 30 points lower at 7,338 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers * COBHAM: U.S. private equity firm Advent International is set to clinch its 4 billion pound ($4.99 billion) takeover of defence and aerospace group Cobham Plc after Advent received support from more than 75% of shareholders, the Financial Times reported on Friday. * FIRSTGROUP: Britain's FirstGroup is pursuing potential options for the separation of

Advent takeover deal for Cobham backed by most shareholders - FT

U.S. private equity firm Advent International is set to clinch its 4 billion pound takeover of defence and aerospace group Cobham Plc after Advent received support from more than 75% of shareholders, the Financial Times reported on Friday.

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