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Latest in Tag: Bayer


Opinion: Will Monsanto be Bayer's undoing?

Another heavy blow has been dealt to German company Bayer. The firm was ordered by a US court to pay compensation in yet another glyphosate-related case. Bayer needs to act swiftly, say DW’s Henrik Böhme.Bayer just needs a pocket calculator to figure out what's coming it's way. Let's assume that each of the remaining 13,400 …

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Bayer in profit plunge after Monsanto takeover

German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer has reported lower earnings for its second quarter. The drop came as the firm presented its first financial statement after the mammoth takeover of Monsanto.Bayer announced Wednesday it had logged net profits of €799 million ($926 million) in the second quarter, marking a 34.7 percent drop from bottom-line profits …

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Bayer shares plunge on Monsanto ruling

Shares in German pharmaceuticals and chemicals giant Bayer have taken a dive to their lowest level in five years. Investors reacted to a shock US ruling against Monsanto, which now belongs to the Leverkusen-based firm.Shares in German chemicals behemoth Bayer tumbled more than 10 percent only half an hour into regular trading on Monday morning. …

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Bayer wins US government approval for Monsanto takeover

German pharma giant Bayer has won approval from the US Justice Department for its planned $62.5 billion takeover of Monsanto. Under the deal, Bayer will be required to carry out largest divestiture in US history.German pharmaceutical giant Bayer cleared a major hurdle in its planned $62.5 billion (€54 billion) takeover of US agrochemical company Monsanto …

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Bayer ups its cash offer for Monsanto

The German pharmaceutical giant has sweetened its buyout deal for Monsanto, which turned down an earlier offer. Bayer has added three dollars more per share, and it has its cash ready if the massive deal is accepted.

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Monsanto rejects Bayer’s takeover bid

US agribusiness giant Monsanto has rejected a multi-billion takeover bid by German pharma and crop science firm Bayer, saying the offer was too low. However, they were open to further talks on a merger, they said.

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Bayer confirms merger talks with Monsanto

A merger of the world’s biggest producers of seeds and pesticides may soon be in the making. Missouri-based Monsanto confirmed reports that it received a bid from Germany’s biggest drugs and chemicals firm Bayer.

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