IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: Switzerland

France Okays Lonza’s Acquisition of Arch

September 29, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh

Lonza says it has obtained antitrust clearance from the Autorité de la Concurrence in France for its tender offer, through its LG Acquisition Corp. subsidiary, for all outstanding shares of biocides maker Arch Chemicals (Norwalk, CT). Lonza launched the tender for all of Arch’s outstanding shares on July 15 for $47.20/share in cash. The expiration date for the tended offer was extended to September 30, 2011. The tender offer remains subject to antitrust clearance in the U.S., Lonza says. Lonza obtained antitrust clearance in Germany from the Federal...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa