British American Tobacco plc

British American Tobacco Announce Quarterly Dividends

On 28 February 2019, British American Tobacco (LON: BATS) announced that the Board had declared an interim dividend of 203.0p per ordinary share of 25p, payable in four equal quarterly installments of 50.75p per ordinary share in May 2019, August 2019, November 2019 and February 2020. The November 2019 Dividend will be payable on 14 November 2019 to shareholders registered …

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British American Tobacco A stronger, simpler and faster organisation

British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) today announced an important step in a programme to simplify its business and create a more efficient, agile and focused BAT. This will ensure the company is better placed to meet ever evolving consumer needs and deliver savings that can be reinvested in the growth of its portfolio of new categories such as vapour, tobacco …

British American Tobacco Announces Board Appointment

Jeremy (‘Jerry’) Fowden will join the Board of British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) as an independent Non-Executive Director and member of the Audit Committee and Nominations Committee with effect from 1 September 2019. Jerry is the Executive Chairman of Cott Corporation, a US beverage manufacturer, a position he has held since January 2019, having been Chief Executive Officer from 2009 …

British American Tobacco Quarterly Dividends for the year ended 31 December 2018

On 28 February 2019, British American Tobacco (LON: BATS) announced that the Board had declared an interim dividend of 203.0p per ordinary share of 25p, payable in four equal quarterly instalments of 50.75p per ordinary share in May 2019, August 2019, November 2019 and February 2020. The August 2019 Dividend will be payable on 8 August 2019 to shareholders registered …

British American Tobacco continues to perform well

British American Tobacco (LON: BATS) have today provided a trading update – ahead of closed period commencing 2 July 2019. · The business continues to perform well, with Group Full Year (FY) guidance unchanged · Combustibles continue to perform strongly, driven by the growth of the Strategic Brands and good pricing · First half (H1) New Category revenue growth approaching …

British American Tobacco PLC Hosting Capital Markets Day today

British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) is today hosting a Capital Markets Day in London where members of the Management Board will present to investors and analysts. Jack Bowles, who will become CEO on 1st April 2019, will set out his plans for accelerating the Company’s Transforming Tobacco agenda.  The Capital Markets Day will include details on our previously announced plans …

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British American Tobacco p.l.c. Dividend Finalisation Information

On 28 February 2019, British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) announced that the Board had declared an interim dividend of 203.0p per ordinary share of 25p, payable in four equal quarterly instalments of 50.75p per ordinary share in May 2019, August 2019, November 2019 and February 2020. The May 2019 Dividend will be payable to shareholders registered on the UK main …

British American Tobacco Board Committee Changes

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) today announced that Holly Keller Koeppel, a Non-Executive Director of the Company and member of the Audit Committee since 2017, will assume the role of Chairman of the Audit Committee succeeding Kieran Poynter, who will remain a member of the Audit Committee. Luc Jobin will join the Audit Committee and step down from the Remuneration Committee. …

British American Tobacco On track for a strong performance in 2018

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS), today released second half pre-close trading update 2018. Trading update – ahead of closed period commencing 1 January 2019 · The business continues to perform well and full year guidance remains unchanged · Continued good market share growth in combustibles, driven by the Strategic Brands · Strong growth across THP, Vapour and Oral (PRRP) categories · …