Round-Up - CEDC's Very Public Spat

Round-Up - CEDC

A row has broken out this month between Central European Distribution Corp and major shareholder Russian Standard. Here's how the disagreement unfolded.

Comment - CEDC Feels the Chill of its Outsider Status

23 November 2012

It's never likely to be good news when you're begging for a helping hand, but that's exactly the spot Central European Distribution Corp (CEDC) has found itself in.

US/RUSSIA: Central European Distribution Corp invites Russian Standard offer

22 November 2012

Central European Distribution Corp has called on its biggest shareholder, Russian Standard, to bid for the debt-laden group or make a “definitive” offer to help it tackle its financial problems.

US/RUSSIA: Central European Distribution Corp denies corruption allegation

21 November 2012

Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC) has denied a claim by its biggest shareholder, Roustam Tariko, that company executives are being investigated for corruption.

US/RUSSIA: Central European Distribution Corporation sees YTD profits return to black

19 November 2012

Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC) has returned to profit in year-to-date results, but declining vodka volumes in Russia, as well as net sales overall, highlight underlying concerns.

US/RUSSIA: Central European Distribution Corporation sees H1 losses increase

8 October 2012

Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC) has posted a leap in losses in the first half of 2012, driven by weak foreign exchange rates and a decline in Russia sales.

US/RUSSIA: Central European Distribution Corporation appoints Russian Standard founder interim president

17 September 2012

Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC) has appointed Russian Standard founder, Roustam Tariko, interim president to deepen ties between the former vodka rivals.

RUSSIA/US: Russian Standard deal breathes life back into CEDC - analyst

25 May 2012

A deal with vodka rival Russian Standard has given Central European Distribution Corp (CEDC) breathing space over refinancing and pumped value into its flat-lining shares, according to an analyst.

Comment - Russian Standard, CEDC Alliance: The Beginning of Something Beautiful?

23 April 2012

Central European Distribution Corp has done the only thing that looked viable, as 'brand Russia' in vodka moves a step nearer to reality.

just The Facts – Russian Standard and Central Eastern Distribution

23 April 2012

Earlier today (23 April), Russian Standard finally got the okay to up its stake in Central European Distribution Corporation. The move, which could cost Russian Standard up to US$310m, could see the firm hold up to 28% of CEDC. Here, just-drinks breaks down the full terms of the tie-up.

RUSSIA/US: US$310m injection wins CEDC stake rise for Russian Standard

23 April 2012

Russian Standard has agreed to pump up to US$310m into Central European Distribution Corporation in a move which could see the Russian firm take a 28% stake in its vodka rival.

Comment - CEDC Running Out of Options

1 March 2012

Assurances and nuggets of optimism cannot hide the fact that Central European Distribution Corp is running out of options and needs to raise cash.

US/POLAND: CEDC bides time with Russian Standard

7 February 2012

Central European Distribution Corp has said that it needs time to consider Russian Standard's offer of debt funding and assets in return for a bigger stake in the distributor.

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