Posts tagged: Trian
Tuesday, 31 May 2022, 7:39 am
Unilever has finally confirmed feared American activist investor Nelson Peltz has a stake in the consumer goods giant and also that he is set to become a non-executive director at the FTSE 100-listed business.
Below is a link a to the confirmation after months of reports in the Financial Times Peltz was looking to accumulate a shareholding in Unilever. Below are the links to the relevant announcements:..
Sunday, 23 January 2022, 12:37 pm
The Unilever might be a target for Nelson Peltz theory was first aired last summer but now it appears to be have become fact.
Indeed, hacks at the venerable Financial Times have dug a decent scoop today about Peltz building a stake after the botched £50 billion tilt GlaxoSmithKline's consumer division. Below is a link to the FT piece:..
Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 10:57 pm
So, Alison Brittain can rest easy. Why?
Well, apparently Nelson Peltz's firm was seriously considering targeting Whitbread for the corporate raider's new London-listed fund (https://www.trianinvestors1.com) but City souces said Trian recently decided against such a move.
And it's not just because Brittain has struck a deal to sell Costa Coffee to Coca Cola for £3.9 billion...