LANXESS AG (LXSG.DE)
26 Apr 2018
March 16 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
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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.
FRANKFURT, March 6 Buyout group Ardian is considering options including a potential sale for its Italian chemicals maker Italmatch as it seeks to lock in high sector valuations, people close to the matter said.
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