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Diageo volumes improve but volatile currency markets bite Subscription

23 Sep 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Shares in drinks giant Diageo have risen as CEO Ivan Menezes reassured the market of the group’s impending recovery. The boost to the stock came despite Menezes warning operating profits would take a £150m hit because of volatile currency markets.

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Johnnie Walker goes further with new global ad push Video Subscription

20 Sep 2015 | By Simon Gwynn

Diageo is looking to appeal to millennials with the biggest-ever global campaign for Johnnie Walker

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Diageo boss Ivan Menezes’ pay plunges after tough year Subscription

12 Aug 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

The total pay package of Diageo CEO Ivan Menezes fell by 46.5% to £3.9m during the spirit giant’s 2014/15 financial year after a period of stagnant volume growth.

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