Akzo Nobel N.V. (AKZOY)

Yahoo  3 hrs ago  Comment 
Paint maker PPG (PPG.N) has made a "very compelling" offer for Akzo Nobel (AKZO.AS) and was shocked when its Dutch rival turned it down, PPG's chief executive Michael McGarry said on Thursday on a visit to Amsterdam to drum up support for a...
The Economic Times  6 hrs ago  Comment 
Buoyed by firm global cues, benchmark NSE Nifty index was trading 38.25 points up at 9068.70 around 11.50 am (IST).
The Economic Times  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Among the 51 stocks in the Nifty index, 41 were trading in green, while 10 were in the red.
The Times of India  Mar 22  Comment 
AKZO-NOBEL-M-A-PPG:Shareholders urge Akzo to negotiate with suitor PPG
Wall Street Journal  Mar 22  Comment 
Will PPG mount a third and final bid for AkzoNobel or walk away? For some investors, it doesn’t matter: they can win either way.
The Times of India  Mar 22  Comment 
AKZO-NOBEL-M-A-PPG:PPG says Akzo offer good for staff, shareholders
New York Times  Mar 22  Comment 
The Dutch company turned down a new takeover bid from PPG Industries of Pittsburgh that valued it at $24 billion.
MarketWatch  Mar 21  Comment 
PPG Industries Inc. is still eyeing a takeover of Akzo Nobel NV , preparing another bid for the Dutch paints and chemicals company after its first attempt failed earlier in March, according to Bloomberg. The financial details of a potential deal...
MarketWatch  Mar 17  Comment 
Activist investor Elliott Management Corp. owns a stake in Akzo Nobel NV and is pushing the Dutch paint maker to engage in talks with suitor PPG Industries Inc., according to people familiar with the matter.


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Based in the Netherlands, Akzo Nobel N.V.is a Global Fortune 500 chemicals company, producing a vast array of goods such as human and animal pharmaceuticals, paints, stains, hospital supplies, and other products. The company operates three business segments: Coatings, Chemicals, and Pharma. The Coatings segment makes decorative, industrial and protective coatings, as well as industrial finishes, car refinishes, and other industrial products. The Chemicals segment produces specialty, functional, and commodity chemicals. Its products include pulp and paper, surfactants, polymers and base chemicals, as well as high-quality salts. The Pharma segment is engaged in research, development, manufacturing, sales and services in strategic areas of human and animal healthcare. The Pharma business is named as Organon Biosciences (OBS). This segment comprises two units: Organon, which makes prescription medicines and produces complex active pharmaceutical ingredients and Intervet, which manufactures veterinary products.

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