* Says buys remaining 50 percent of Neol Biosolutions from Repsol SA for 4.5 million euros ($5.53 million) and becomes a sole owner of the company
* Talisman board recommends shareholders accept offer (Recasts, adds Talisman CEO comments, updates share price)
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Repsol has agreed to buy Talisman Energy , Canada's fifth-largest independent oil producer, for $13 billion as the drop in oil prices pushes energy companies to take the plunge on big M&A deals.
This morning Talisman announced that it will be acquired by Repsol for USD 8/share (CAD 9/share). That's in line with ..... influence does not appear to have been a major driver for the deal. Repsol had a large cash position following its earlier exit from Argentina
Repsol announced Tuesday an agreement to acquire ..... between the companies were widely reported. Repsol was also rumored to have approached Talisman ..... valuation and strategic fit. On the first, Repsol seems to have done well by avoiding paying
MADRID, Dec 16 (Reuters) - Spanish oil firm Repsol on Tuesday said it would launch a takeover offer for 100 percent of Talisman Energy shares worth $8.3 billion.
(Corrects paragraph 4 to say Talisman confirmed on Monday, not late on Monday)
MADRID, Dec 16 (Reuters) - The board of Spanish oil major Repsol gave its approval Monday to launch a full takeover offer for Canada's Talisman Energy, a source with knowledge of the matter...
MADRID, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Spanish oil major Repsol said it would discuss on Monday a takeover offer for 100 percent of Talisman Energy, which is also being circled by other potential bidders.
MADRID, Dec 15 (Reuters) - The board of Spanish oil major Repsol will on Monday discuss a potential bid for 100 percent of Talisman Energy, Repsol said in a statement to Spain's stock market...