6% versus the year-ago period, driven by a 4% and 2% increase in volume and price, respectively, with 1 point of acquisition growth offset by negative foreign-currency movements. Gross margin increased 50 basis points to 44.0%, driven by a
NEW YORK/SANTIAGO, Dec 22 (Reuters) - A former board member of Chile's CFR Pharmaceuticals SA was charged Monday by U.S. regulators with insider trading on information regarding Abbott Laboratories' $2.9 billion acquisition of CFR earlier this year.
* Says finalizes its unit GSD Denizcilik acquisition of GSD Dis Ticaret
* Cancels merger negotiations because merger conditions will not be met Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
LONDON, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Bain Capital's record-sized loan backing its acquisition of Irish building materials group CRH's UK concrete and UK and US clay businesses has highlighted that unitranche financing has become more prominent in Europe's leveraged loan market.
Dec 22 (Reuters) - Munich re says to invest in us wind farm Munich re says acquires stake in a 288.6-megawatt wind farm in the u.s. Munich re says acquisition , in the double-figure euro millions, is munich re's first infrastructure investment in north america
lka)' on Rating Watch Positive (RWP) as Fitch expects the merger of MFSL, MBSL Savings Bank Limited and Merchant Bank of Sri ..... quarter of 2015. Significant progress has been made since the merger announcement in March 2014, including securing the n
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efforts, as the firm has shed EUR 2.5 billion in sales (mostly food brands), while completing nearly EUR 3 billion in acquisitions (primarily personal care) over the past six years. But beyond looking to build up its personal care business (which inherently
* Has decided that a relevant merger situation has not been created in proposed transaction between the Coca-Cola Company and Monster Beverages Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: [KO.N...