British American Tobacco CEO and FD Interviewed on 2015 Half-Year Results

Jul 29, 2015, 02:30 ET from British American Tobacco Plc

LONDON, July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

BAT unveiled its half-year results showing continued growth in market share despite tough trading conditions. 

In a video interview, CEO Nicandro Durante puts that performance largely down to its five Global Drive Brands and says he expects an even stronger performance in the second half. FD Ben Stevens outlines the extent to which the results were impacted by the strength in sterling, gives a progress report on the growth in company margins and sets out his priorities for the use of cash.

The interview and transcript are available now on http://video.merchantcantos.com.

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SOURCE British American Tobacco Plc