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  1. Syngenta says Monsanto's $2B break-up fee comes with big caveatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Syngenta says a $2B breakup fee that suitor Monsanto has pledged to pay if its proposed $45B merger fails would apply only in limited cases , leaving its shareholders exposed to the bulk of regulatory risks. SYT tells Reuters that based on its legal interpretation of MON's proposal, the payment would be triggered only if horizontal antitrust concerns were to trip up the deal, an interpretation MON has rejected.

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  2. Technical Data on Agricultural Chemicals Stocks -- E. I. du Pont de...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company , CF Industries Holdings Inc. , Rentech Inc. , Syngenta A.G. , and Intrepid Potash Inc. . Free research report on E. I. du Pont de Nemours can be accessed at .

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  3. Illinois Grain Shipper Files Bankruptcy, Cites Chinese Rejection Of Syngenta Corn TraitRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    ... other grain-trading companies, including Cargill Inc. and Archer Daniels Midland Co., pursue a lawsuit against Syngenta AG, the Swiss agribusiness that makes the biotech corn that came under scrutiny. Trans Coastal's filing in the U.S. Bankruptcy ...

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  4. EPA to study effects of Roundup on 1,500 endangered speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Summit Daily News

    ... Safety and Center for Biological Diversity announced their intent to sue the EPA over its approval of the new Syngenta AG maize herbicide, bicyclopyrone. And the same week the settlement was announced, Monsanto published plans to pour more than $1 ...

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  5. Syngenta to Monsanto: 'The answer is still no'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    Syngenta AG reiterated its determination to fend off Monsanto's $45 billion takeover attempt as the Swiss company reported better-than-expected earnings for the first half. Syngenta's profit for the first six months of the year was $1.22 billion, down from $1.39 billion a year ago but higher than analysts' forecasts of $1.14 billion.

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  6. Syngenta spars with suitor Monsanto over takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    A sign of Swiss farm chemicals powerhouse Syngenta is seen at the company's headquarters in Basel yesterday. Photo: AFP Syngenta and unwanted suitor Monsanto squabbled over an earnings report from the Swiss pesticides maker on Thursday, with both sides claiming it strengthened their case in a $45 billion takeover battle.

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  7. Syngenta CEO Mack Comments On Monsanto's Attempted AcquisitionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Agri Marketing

    SYNGENTA CEO MACK COMMENTS ON MONSANTO'S ATTEMPTED ACQUISITION Jul. 23, 2015 Dow Jones reports: Syngenta AG Chief Executive Mike Mack rolled out his most definitive rejection of Monsanto Co.' s $45-billion takeover overtures, saying a tie-up was too risky, the offer on the table inadequate, and his company's recent performance shows it is better off going it alone.

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  8. Syngenta Says Profit, Pipeline Show Company Can Stand AloneRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    "A lot of the new products are starting to pay off," Chief Executive Officer Mike Mack said in a phone interview on Thursday, adding that the increase in profit and sales in the first half is the best answer to Monsanto's unsolicited offer. "And the pipeline in 2016 and beyond is going to steer this company to the end of the decade."

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  9. 1st Half: Syngenta's Sales Down 10%, Net Income Down 12%Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Agri Marketing

    Mike Mack, Chief Executive Officer, said: "In 2015 our industry has experienced continuing softness in crop prices and low farm incomes. Despite these challenges, and our decision to reduce sales of glyphosate, we achieved sales growth at constant exchange rates of three percent in the first half.

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  10. Syngenta profit down; will keep rebuffing MonsantoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | MarketWatch

    Syngenta AG remains committed to fending off the roughly $45 billion takeover from rival agribusiness giant Monsanto Co., the chief executive of the Swiss pesticide and seed maker said Thursday, as the company reported a 12% drop in first-half profit. Basel-based Syngenta said profit for the six months ended June 30 fell to $1.22 billion from $1.39 billion a year earlier.

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  11. Monsanto renews efforts to woo Syngenta after Swiss firms's resultsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Reuters

    U.S. seed company Monsanto on Thursday renewed its efforts to woo Syngenta AG after the Swiss agrochemicals maker reported better-than-expected second-quarter results. "Syngenta's earnings announcement confirms it still does not have a long-term vision or plan that would create the same value as Monsanto's very attractive 449 Swiss franc [per share] proposal," Monsanto Chairman Hugh Grant said in an emailed statement following the Swiss firm's results on Thursday.

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  12. Syngenta Committed to Fending off MonsantoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    Syngenta AG remains committed to fending off the roughly $45 billion takeover from rival agribusiness giant Monsanto Co., the chief executive of the Swiss pesticide and seed maker said Thursday, as the company reported a 12% drop in first-half profit. Basel-based Syngenta said profit for the six months ended June 30 fell to $1.22 billion from $1.39 billion a year earlier.

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  13. Syngenta's First-Half Profit Falls 12%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Syngenta AG on Thursday reported a 12% fall in first-half profit as the Swiss pesticide and seed maker seeks to fend off a roughly $45 billion takeover bid from Monsanto Co. Basel-based Syngenta said profit for the six months ended June 30 rose to $1.22 billion from $1.39 billion a year earlier.

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  14. Scoreboard Roundup -- 7/20/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Deputy Sheriff Cheree Fisher said that 20 year old Jessica Cook w... - Authorities say they've found no clues in the disappearance of a Wisconsin physician who vanished three weeks ago, reportedly after having a ... -- A British man has been charged for allegedly planning a terrorist attack on U.S. military personnel in the U.K., according to a statement released Tuesday by Brita... As Monsanto Co struggles to convince rival Syngenta AG to discuss a potential merger, the seed and agrochemical giant is also wooing U.S. farmers, aiming to ease concerns abou... DENVER _ Ben Paulsen hit a tiebreaking single with one out in the bottom of the ninth, and the Colorado Rockies recovered from blowing a seven-run lead to beat the Texas ... -- The Special Olympics World Games are making history in Los Angeles.The city is officially opening its host doors Tuesday and welcoming national delegations ... (more)

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  15. Hope Waning in Search for Missing Wisconsin Physician Jeffrey WhitesideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... in the U.K., according to a statement released Tuesday by Brita... As Monsanto Co struggles to convince rival Syngenta AG to discuss a potential merger, the seed and agrochemical giant is also wooing U.S. farmers, aiming to ease concerns abou... ...

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  16. Thomas Rhett Earns Gold Certification for "Crash and Burn"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Deputy Sheriff Cheree Fisher said that 20 year old Jessica Cook w... - Authorities say they've found no clues in the disappearance of a Wisconsin physician who vanished three weeks ago, reportedly after having a ... -- A British man has been charged for allegedly planning a terrorist attack on U.S. military personnel in the U.K., according to a statement released Tuesday by Brita... As Monsanto Co struggles to convince rival Syngenta AG to discuss a potential merger, the seed and agrochemical giant is also wooing U.S. farmers, aiming to ease concerns abou... DENVER _ Ben Paulsen hit a tiebreaking single with one out in the bottom of the ninth, and the Colorado Rockies recovered from blowing a seven-run lead to beat the Texas ... -- The Special Olympics World Games are making history in Los Angeles.The city is officially opening its host doors Tuesday and welcoming national delegations ... (more)

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  17. Syngenta shareholders voice complaints over refusal to negotiate with MonsantoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Business Journal

    Syngenta AG executives are planning a series of meeting with investors in Europe and the U.S. as the Swiss company faces complaints from shareholders regarding its rejection of Monsanto's $45 billion takeover bid.

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  18. CF Industries, Dutch Fertilizer Manufacturer OCI In Merger TalksRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Agri Marketing

    ... about $4.7 billion, is CF's largest. Agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. is currently attempting to buy Swiss rival Syngenta AG, which has a market value of 35.7 billion Swiss francs ($37.2 billion). The deal that St. Louis-based Monsanto has proposed ...

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  19. The Wall Street Journal: Syngenta's refusal to negotiate with Monsanto frustrates shareholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | MarketWatch

    Syngenta AG plans a series of meetings with investors as it contends with frustration from some shareholders over its rejection of a roughly $45 billion takeover effort by rival agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. including Chief Executive Michael Mack and Chief Financial Officer John Ramsay, plan to meet with investors in Europe and the U.S. after the Basel, Switzerland-based company reports its first-half financial results, which are scheduled for Thursday, people familiar with the matter said.

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  20. Syngenta's Shareholders Voice Frustration Over Monsanto OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Wall Street Journal

    Syngenta AG plans a series of meetings with investors as it contends with frustration from some shareholders over its rejection of a roughly $45 billion takeover effort by rival agribusiness giant Monsanto Co.

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