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April 23, 2015
Chemours, DuPont’s soon-to-be-independent performance chemicals division, today announced it will issue about $2.5 billion in senior unsecured bonds. Some $2.125 billion of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Chemours-to-issue-about-$2-5-billion-in-bonds_69715.html
April 21, 2015
DuPont today reported net income down 28% year-on-year (YOY), to $1.03 billion, on net sales down 9%, to $9.17 billion. Operating earnings totaled $1.34/share, beating analysts’...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/DuPont-earnings-fall-on-currency-impacts-but-beat-estimates_69641.html
April 21, 2015
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia) has signed a $530-million loan agreement with eight international banks. The loan facility will be used for general corporate purposes and to refinance...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Uralkali-signs-$530-million-four-year-loan-agreement_69638.html
April 16, 2015
Galapagos (Mechelen, Belgium), a biotechnology firm engaged in developing new treatments for inflammatory diseases, filed on 15 April with the SEC to raise up to $150 million in an...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Belgium-based-biotech-firm-files-for-an-IPO_69472.html
April 14, 2015
Trian’s recent criticism of DuPont chairperson and CEO Ellen Kullman is “misleading,” according to a recent letter by Kullman to employees. The options were exercised...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Kullman-Trian-statements-about-stock-options-misleading_69416.html
April 10, 2015
New DuPont director and former LyondellBasell Industries CEO Jim Gallogly was approached by Trian Fund Management (New York) to join the activist hedge fund’s dissident slate for...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/DuPont-Trian-approached-new-DuPont-director-to-join-dissident-board-slate_69307.html
April 8, 2015
Private equity firm New Mountain Capital (New York) has agreed to acquire Zep (Atlanta), a maker of consumer cleaning and maintenance chemicals, for $692 million, or $20.05/share. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Zep-to-be-acquired-by-New-Mountain-Capital_69279.html
April 7, 2015
Investment firm Berkshire Hathaway (Omaha, NE) has purchased 20 million Axalta shares in a private placement at $28/share, for a purchase price of $560 million, Axalta says. The shares...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Berkshire-Hathaway-buys-stake-in-Axalta_69247.html
April 7, 2015
DuPont slams activist hedge fund Trian Fund Management (New York) and its founder and CEO, Nelson Peltz, in an investor presentation released today. The presentation accuses Trian of...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/DuPont-slams-Trian-Peltz-in-investor-presentation_69230.html
April 2, 2015
Composites and coatings maker Reichhold Industries (Durham, NC) announced today that its US operations have emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and that the company has purchased its...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Reichhold-US-business-emerges-from-bankruptcy-as-bondholders-take-control_69139.html
March 30, 2015
Private equity firm The Carlyle Group (Washington, DC) has announced it is selling 35 million shares in Axalta in a secondary offering. The exact timing and price of the offering have...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Carlyle-to-sell-additional-Axalta-shares_69033.html
March 30, 2015
Investment firm Fidelity (Boston) has stepped in to urge a solution to the proxy battle between DuPont and activist hedge fund Trian Fund Management (New York), according to a Reuters...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Report-Fidelity-stepping-in-to-resolve-DuPont-proxy-fight_69015.html
March 25, 2015
Activist hedge fund Trian fund Management (New York) today filed a definitive proxy statement with SEC for its four director nominees to stand for election to DuPont’s board at...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Trian-files-new-DuPont-proxy-slams-Kullman-over-stock-options_68896.html
March 25, 2015
Low-cost oil, while a positive for some chemical companies and a negative for others, is unlikely to have a major impact on the industry’s credit quality, according to report by...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/S-and-P-Cheap-oil-will-have-little-impact-on-chemical-industrys-credit_68904.html
March 24, 2015
Chemicals production in the United States grew by 4.2% on a year-on-year (YOY) basis in February, the largest gain since 2010, according to ACC’s US chemical production regional...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/ACC-US-chemical-production-posts-4-2-percent-YOY-gain_68867.html
March 24, 2015
ACC’s Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator and measure of industry activity, was flat sequentially in March after 0.3% and 0.1% upward revisions in...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/ACCs-CAB-flat-sequentially-in-March_68852.html
March 24, 2015
With European spot prices for benzene moving back up to $700 per mt CIF ARA, a triple digit increase in the April contract price looks feasible as the length which weighed on March...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/European-benzene-stronger-ahead-of-CP-talks_68856.html
March 23, 2015
OM Group and activist hedge fund FrontFour Capital (New York) have reached an agreement regarding the composition of the company’s board. Under the agreement, OM Group will...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/OM-Group-FrontFour-reach-agreement-on-board-seats_68833.html
March 23, 2015
DuPont today filed proxy materials with SEC recommending that shareholders vote for its 12 board nominees in its ongoing fight with activist hedge fund Trian Fund Management (New...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/DuPont-releases-proxy-materials-in-Trian-fight_68818.html
March 18, 2015
Platform Specialty Products today reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $266.7 million, compared with a loss of $200.1 million in the year-ago quarter. Net sales grew 47.7%...
http://www.chemweek.com/services/financial/Platform-Specialty-Products-reports-loss-on-charges_68665.html
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