Oct. 21, 2019News & Opinions
Saudi Aramco has once again pulled the plug on the imminently expected launch of its long anticipated initial public offering (ipo), which if it ever gets off the ground could be the world’s largest-ever stock market listing.
Mar. 11, 2019News & Opinions
Entegris and Versum Materials continued to hold onto plans for a $4 billion all-stock merger late last week as Germany’s Merck KGaA continued trying to wedge the two US companies apart.
Aug. 02, 2017News & Opinions
Swiss specialty chemicals producer Clariant has hired US investment bank Goldman Sachs as an additional advisor to fend off a campaign by activist investor White Tale to stop the proposed $20 billion merger with US-based Huntsman.
Mar. 23, 2016News & Opinions
US private equity firm Bain Capital has sold its remaining 7.9% stake in Netherlands-based specialty chemicals distributor IMCD.
Jan. 13, 2016News & Opinions
Solvay has hired investment banker Goldman Sachs to find a buyer for the polyamide business it picked up for the most part with the acquisition of Rhodia in 2011, the Belgian business daily De Tijd has reported, citing unnamed sources.
Apr. 04, 2011News & Opinions
German forklift truck maker Kion is set to make its debut on financial markets with its first ever corporate bond, helping to pave the way for a stock exchange listing in the medium term.
In a statement on Friday, the industry No. ...
Jan. 13, 2011News & Opinions
Thermo Fisher Scientific, a maker of scientific instruments, is pursuing a sale of two lab-testing divisions that may fetch up to $1 billion, Bloomberg said, citing three people familiar with the matter.
Dec. 23, 2010News & Opinions
Airgas has rejected yet another takeover offer from rival industrial gas producer Air Products, saying a sweetened $5.9 billion bid is just not enough.
Sep. 14, 2010News & Opinions
U.S. biotech firm Genzyme said it agreed to sell its genetic-testing business to Labcorp of America Holdings for $925 million in cash.
Amgen on Monday launched $1.5 billion of debt in a two-part sale. The offering includes $900 million of 10-year notes expected to yield 77 basis points over comparable U.S. treasuries and $600 million of 31-year bonds expected to yield 117 ...
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