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2014-09-17 08:28:56

Adopts One Year Stockholder Rights Plan CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, today confirmed that Auxilium has received an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Auxilium common stock at a price of $28.10 per share in cash and Endo stock, subject to due diligence, financing and other conditions. A copy of...

2014-09-16 16:23:46

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) today announced that it has set a date for a special meeting of its shareholders to consider and vote on the issuance of Albemarle shares of common stock in connection with its proposed acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC). The Albemarle special meeting will be held on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 8 a.m. Central Standard Time at the company's headquarters located at 451 Florida Boulevard,...

2014-09-16 08:33:08

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Halyard Health, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary, is beginning the process of raising external financing in preparation for the spin-off of Halyard Health at the end of October 2014. The external financing is expected to consist of a senior secured term loan B of approximately $390 million and approximately $250 million of senior unsecured notes. As part of the external financing,...

2014-09-15 08:21:34

-- Acquisition Price Represents 16% Premium to TRW's Undisturbed Price and 15% Premium to Undisturbed All-Time High Price LIVONIA, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with ZF Friedrichshafen AG ("ZF") under which ZF will acquire all outstanding shares of TRW for US$105.60 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately US$13.5 billion on an enterprise value basis....

2014-09-11 08:33:28

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) today announced that its shareholders approved each proposal presented at the special general meeting of shareholders held on September 9, 2014. As a result, the company expects to complete the merger between Tyco International Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Tyco International plc, in November 2014. The merger will result in each shareholder of Tyco International Ltd. receiving one share...

2014-09-10 16:22:07

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB, "Albemarle") today announced the expiration of the waiting period for U.S. antitrust review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR) in connection with the company's previously announced acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ROC, "Rockwood"). The waiting period expired at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time on September 8, 2014....

2014-09-10 12:30:11

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutrale-Safra today confirmed that it has entered into a confidentiality agreement with Chiquita Brands International, Inc. ("Chiquita"). Cutrale-Safra stated that while it is not tied to the timeframe previously disclosed, it will use its best efforts to complete its due diligence and present its definitive offer as expeditiously as possible for Chiquita's consideration. Cutrale-Safra also stated that, subject to Chiquita making a...

2014-09-09 16:26:49

- Expected to Reduce Annual Operating Expenses by At Least $75 Million - CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, today announced steps it is taking to reduce its costs and more fully support the Company's goal to drive earnings growth and build shareholder value. These steps are being launched after a comprehensive assessment of Auxilium's broadened product portfolio and current cost structure and...

2014-09-08 16:28:10

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) and tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC) today announced the U.S. Department of Justice has cleared Level 3's pending acquisition of tw telecom. The clearance completes the process under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR), and is effective immediately. About Level 3 CommunicationsLevel 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) is a Fortune 500 company that provides local, national...

2014-09-08 08:32:58

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORD) today issued the following open letter to shareholders in response to recent news and activities at the company. The letter outlines the transformative direction that Forward Industries' leadership is pursuing, consistent with the company's overall strategic review that began in 2012: Dear Shareholders: Given the recent news and activities at Forward Industries, including the termination of...


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