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By businessnewstoday On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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French pharma company Servier to acquire Shire oncology business for $2.4bn

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Pharma acquisition news : French pharma company Servier Laboratories has made a $2.4 billion all-cash deal to acquire the oncology business of Irish biotech More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Carrefour takes majority stake in French meal kit delivery company Quitoque

Carrefour acquisition of Quitoque : Carrefour, a French hypermarket chain says that it has acquired a majority stake in French meal kit delivery company Quitoque for an undisclosed price. Through the investment More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Cosmetics giant L’Oreal acquires Canadian beauty tech company ModiFace

Cosmetic company acquisitions : French cosmetics company L’Oréal has acquired ModiFace, a Canadian beauty tech company for an undisclosed price as part of its digital acceleration strategy. (adsbygoogle More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
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Axa to acquire XL Group for $15.3bn to create P&C insurance giant

Axa acquisition of XL Group : French insurance company Axa has made a mega deal of $15.3 billion to acquire Bermuda based insurance and reinsurance company XL Group to become the global leader in property and casualty More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, February 18th, 2018
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Electronic toys manufacturer KD Interactive to launch social robot My Loopy

French electronic toys manufacturer KD Interactive, which is known for its range of Kurio tablets and smartwatches, is set to launch a new social robot named as My Loopy for kids, aged four and over, that can teach More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, February 10th, 2018
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Dr. Oetker proposes to buy Unilever’s Alsa baking and dessert business

Food acquisition news : Unilever has revealed that German food manufacturer Dr. Oetker has made a binding offer to buy its Alsa baking and dessert business for an undisclosed price. Asla, which was acquired by Unilever More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, February 10th, 2018
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PSA buys controlling stake in Chinese auto spare parts distributor Jian Xin

French car manufacturer Groupe PSA has purchased a controlling stake in Jian Xin, a Chinese auto spare parts distributor for an undisclosed price, in a move to boost its presence in the Chinese market. The transaction More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Sanofi to acquire Belgian biotech company Ablynx for €3.9bn

Pharma acquisition news : French pharma company Sanofi has clinched a deal to acquire Belgian biotech company Ablynx for a sum of around €3.9 billion in an all-cash deal. Headquartered in Ghent, Ablynx, which More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Sanofi Acquisition of Bioverativ : Sanofi to buy US biotech company for $11.6bn

Pharma acquisition news : French pharma company Sanofi has struck a deal to acquire Bioverativ, a US biotech company for about $11.6 billion to grow its presence in specialty care and strengthen its position in More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, November 12th, 2017
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Oil and gas news : Total to acquire Engie’s LNG business for $1.5 billion

Energy Industry News : French oil and gas company Total has agreed to acquire electric and gas utility Engie’s portfolio of upstream and midstream liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets for a total of $1.49 billion. The More...