Bidvest Group Ltd (BVTJ.J)
30 Jan 2015
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's Bidvest Group is no longer considering listing its food service business in London, the conglomerate said on Monday, potentially disappointing investors who had hoped to benefit from the spin-off.
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 3 - South Africa's Bidvest Group is no longer considering listing its food service business in London, the conglomerate said on Monday, potentially disappointing investors who had hoped to benefit from the spin-off.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 10 - South African conglomerate Bidvest on Wednesday appointed Barclays and Investec as advisers for a possible listing of its food business on the London Stock Exchange.
* Company has appointed barclays bank plc and investec bank limited ( "banks") to carry out preliminary investigations to determine merits of a listing of foodservice operations on lse
* Headline EPS at 1,723 cents, against forecast of 1,751 cents (Recasts, adds CEO comment, background)
Aug 25 - Bidvest Group Ltd and Community Investment Holdings Proprietary Ltd (CIH):
(Adds Etihad, EBay, Hyder, Bidvest Group and Deutsche Bank)
* Bidvest intends to lift holding to over 50 pct -document
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 21 - South Africa's Bidvest Group is considering increasing its stake in ailing local drugmaker Adcock Ingram to above 50 percent, a legal document from the Competition Tribunal obtained by Reuters showed.
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 21 - South African competition authorities have ordered Bidvest to refrain from cutting jobs at Adcock Ingram, dealing a blow to the conglomerate's plan to turn around the ailing drugmaker in which it hold more than a third stake.