Akzo Nobel NV (AKZO.AS)
23 Mar 2018
March 16 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
FRANKFURT/LONDON/NEW YORK Germany's Lanxess has dropped out of a consortium bidding for Akzo Nobel's specialty chemicals business, two people close to the matter said.
* Unit seen valued at around 9 bln euros (Updates with reaction from Akzo Nobel)
FRANKFURT/LONDON/NEW YORK, March 16 Germany's Lanxess has dropped out of a consortium that includes U.S. private equity firm Apollo in the bidding war for Dulux paint maker Akzo Nobel's specialty chemicals business, two people close to the matter said.
AMSTERDAM, March 8 Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel expects rising raw materials costs and adverse currency effects to continue in 2018, it said on Thursday.
* European shares seen rising * Asian trading calmer on hopes of smaller Trump tariff * ECB meeting awaited * Results from Uniper, Akzo Nobel, Merck, JCDecaux Welcome to the home for real time coverage of European equity markets brought to you by Reuters stocks reporters and anchored today by Helen Reid. Reach her on Messenger to share your thoughts on market moves: firstname.lastname@example.org RESULTS ROLL IN FROM AKZO NOBEL, MERCK, UNIPER (0650 GMT)
AMSTERDAM, March 8 Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel on Thursday said it expects rising raw material costs and adverse currency effects to remain headwinds in 2018, as the company plans to increase prices and cut costs.
AMSTERDAM, March 5 Akzo Nobel has nominated Nils Smedegaard Andersen to become chairman of its supervisory board subject to approval by its annual shareholders meeting in April, the Dutch paints and coatings maker said on Monday.
BRIEF-Consortium Of Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem And Port Of Rotterdam Sign Project Development Agreement
* PARTNERS AGREE ON INITIAL FUNDING TO KICK OFF WASTE-TO-CHEMISTRY PROJECT IN ROTTERDAM
MILAN European shares rebounded from six-month lows on Monday as jitters over a sudden spike in volatility that wiped off $1 trillion in market capitalization last week appeared to ease.