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Pound rallies on 'hard Brexit' stance

Theresa May's confirmation that the UK will leave the single market led to a surprising 2.8% rally in the pound against the dollar to $1.24. Currency traders were apparently pleased to see greater clarity on the plan for Brexit. The stronger pound hit the FTSE 100 hard, triggering a 1.4% drop ...

BAT to acquire remaining 57.8% of Reynolds

British American Tobacco and Reynolds American Inc have agreed the terms of a recommended offer for BAT to acquire the remaining 57.8% of Reynolds it does not already own. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the transaction committee of independent Reynolds directors established ...

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