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Whitbread PLC (WTB.L)

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Mon, Apr 16 2018

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Elliott adds voice to calls for Whitbread break-up

Hedge fund Elliott Advisors has become the second activist investor to call for Whitbread to split its hotel and coffee shop businesses after emerging as the largest shareholder in the British company.

Elliott adds voice to calls for Whitbread break-up

Hedge fund Elliott Advisors has become the second activist investor to call for Whitbread to split its hotel and coffee shop businesses after emerging as the largest shareholder in the British company.

FACTBOX-Activist Elliott's European holdings and campaigns

April 16 Activist investor Elliott has disclosed a 460 million pound ($656 million) position in Britain's biggest hotel and coffee-shop operator Whitbread Plc.

UPDATE 2-Elliott adds voice to calls for Whitbread break-up

* Shares up 7.5 percent on Monday after Elliott disclosure (Adds background, investor quotes)

Activist Elliott now largest shareholder in Whitbread

April 15 A unit of U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management said it now held the largest stake in Whitbread Plc, making it the second activist in recent months to draw attention to Britain's biggest hotel and coffee-shop operator.

Whitbread buys 19 German hotels to copy Premier Inn success

Whitbread Plc, Britain's biggest hotel and coffee shop operator, said on Wednesday it had bought 19 hotels in Germany to expand its business beyond its base of Premier Inns in Britain.

UK's Whitbread buys 19 German hotels to copy Premier Inn success

Feb 28 Whitbread Plc, Britain's biggest hotel and coffee shop operator, said on Wednesday it had bought 19 hotels in Germany to expand its business beyond its base of Premier Inns in Britain.

BRIEF-‍Whitbread Says Acquisition Of Portfolio Of 19 Hotels In Germany​

* ‍WHITBREAD ANNOUNCES A SIGNIFICANT ACQUISITION OF A PORTFOLIO OF 19 HOTELS IN GERMANY​

Whitbread leaves break-up of business on the table

Whitbread said it had an open mind about its future structure on Thursday after pressure from an activist investor to consider splitting its Costa Coffee business from its hotel and restaurant operations.

UPDATE 3-Whitbread leaves break-up of business on the table

* Brands include Costa Coffee and Premier Inn (Adds response from Whitbread)

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