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30 November 1999: BAE Systems formed in £7.7bn merger
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30 November 1999: BAE Systems formed in £7.7bn merger

On this day in 1999 British Aerospace merged with Marconi Electronic Systems to form BAE Systems, Europe’s biggest defence company and the third bigge…
30 Nov 2015
Shares in focus: The champ is on the ropes
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Shares in focus: The champ is on the ropes

Shares in British defence stock BAE Systems have taken a battering, says Phil Oakley. Is now the time to buy in?
7 Mar 2014