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Shire to buy BioChem for $4bn in stock

Executive Summary

Shire Pharmaceuticals is buying Canadian biotech BioChem Pharma in an all-stock deal that values BioChem at $4bn. Each BioChem share will be exchanged for Shire shares currently valued at $37 each, a premium of (pr)39%, and there are collar provisions.
Deal Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Full Acquisition
    • Payment Includes Cash

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