Tag archive for ‘Switzerland’
By Soujanya Ravi On Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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Transocean to acquire rival offshore drilling contractor Ocean Rig

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Energy acquisition news : Transocean, a Swiss offshore drilling contractor, has agreed to acquire its peer Ocean Rig, a Greece-based operator of semi-submersible More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Novartis to buy US gene therapy company AveXis for $8.7bn

Novartis acquisition of AveXis : Swiss pharma company Novartis has struck a $8.7 billion to acquire US gene therapy company AveXis in a move to bolster its gene therapy and neuroscience pipeline. Novartis Acquisition More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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GSK to buy out Novartis’ stake in consumer healthcare JV for $13bn

Pharma acquisition news : GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has agreed to buy out Swiss pharma company Novartis’ stake of 36.5% in their consumer healthcare joint venture (JV) for a price of $13 billion, just days after pulling More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Danish pharma company Lundbeck to buy Parkinson’s drug developer Prexton

Pharma acquisition news : Danish pharma company Lundbeck has reached an agreement, expected to be worth around $1.1 billion, to acquire Prexton Therapeutics, a Swiss pharma company focused on Parkinson’s drug More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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LafargeHolcim buys UK-based construction material supplier Kendall Group

Swiss building material company LafargeHolcim has purchased Kendall Group, an aggregates and ready-mix concrete manufacturer based in southern England for an undisclosed price as per the latest construction industry More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Roche to acquire US oncology software company Flatiron Health for $1.9bn

Roche acquisition of Flatiron Health: Swiss pharma company Roche is all set to fully acquire oncology software company Flatiron Health in a $1.9 billion deal to speed up development of cancer drugs. A little over More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, February 10th, 2018
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Nestle acquires majority stake in organic food company Terrafertil

Food acquisition news : Food and beverage giant Nestle has bought a majority stake in a Latin American organic food company Terrafertil, a producer of plant-based foods and healthy snacks for an undisclosed price. Nestle More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, December 22nd, 2017
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US cancer drug maker Ignyta to be acquired by Roche for $1.7bn

Roche acquisition of Ignyta : Swiss pharma company Roche Pharmaceuticals has signed a merger agreement with Ignyta to acquire the US cancer drug maker for $1.7 billion in an all-cash transaction, in a move to expand More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, December 10th, 2017
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Nestle to acquire supplement and vitamin maker Atrium Innovations for $2.3bn

Food acquisition news : Swiss food and beverage giant Nestle has struck a deal to acquire nutritional health products manufacturer Atrium Innovations based in Canada for $2.3 billion from a consortium of investors. Nestle More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Novartis to buy nuclear medicine company Advanced Accelerator Applications

Pharma acquisition news : Novartis, the Switzerland-based global healthcare company will acquire Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a French radiopharmaceutical company for a sum of $3.9 billion, in a move More...