TITLE

Purchase of Tomkins advances

AUTHOR(S)
McNulty, Mike
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;8/9/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that the first step to purchase Tomkins PLC by Pinafore Acquisitions Ltd. has been started as board of directors of Tomkins has approved its takeover bid on July 27, 2010. According to a Tomkins spokeswoman, the firm now needs support of majority of its shareholders. According to a Pinafore spokesman, currently it has the support of two major Tomkins' shareholders, JPMorgan Asset Management Ltd. and Schroder Investment Management Ltd.
ACCESSION #
54977464

 

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