Tesco shares have soared almost 10% in early trading after the supermarket giant announced it had made a surprise takeover of food wholesaler Booker for £3.7bn.
The stockmarket responded positively to the acquisition, with Tesco shares climbing 9.3% to trade at 206.6p and were as high as 209.6p earlier in the day. The firm is up 27% over the past year. Booker...
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