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  1. Monsanto still has Syngenta in its crosshairsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Western Producer

    Monsanto says it is still wants to buy Swiss rival Syngenta AG, which has rebuffed talks about its $45 billion offer, even as it warned of market challenges ahead.a Shares in Monsanto fell more than four percent to US$108 as the company warned it would likely break even at best in the fourth quarter after better than expected profits in the third quarter.a Monsanto chair Hugh Grant told analysts the company would seek other deals if the Syngenta project doesn't jell. a Futures data supplied by AgriCharts.

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  2. U.S. private equity fund Paine takes bite of EU farmingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Reuters

    ... ing global population; and the growing threat of volatile weather. John Atkin, former chief operating officer of Syngenta AG , will become chairman of Spearhead International, Schwartz said. (Reporting by P.J. Huffstutter; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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  3. Paine & Partners Makes Strategic Investment in Spearhead InternationalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Paine & Partners, LLC , a private equity investment firm focused on investing globally in food and agribusiness, today announced that investment funds managed by Paine & Partners have acquired Spearhead International Limited , one of the largest agricultural producers in the European Union. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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  4. Paine & Partners buys Spearhead InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PE Hub

    Paine & Partners, LLC , a private equity investment firm focused on investing globally in food and agribusiness, today announced that investment funds managed by Paine & Partners have acquired Spearhead International Limited , one of the largest agricultural producers in the European Union. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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  5. Europe largely absent from M&A boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MarketWatch

    ... to acquire BG Group PLC and U.S.-based seed company Monsanto Co.'s roughly $45 billion bid to buy Swiss rival Syngenta AG. In another marquee deal in the region, Nokia Corp. and Alcatel-Lucent in April announced they would combine, in a transaction ...

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  6. If Syngenta deal fizzles, here's what a Monsanto bid for Bayer might look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    Monsanto Co. is committed to making a deal for the Swiss Syngenta AG for now, but not forever.

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  7. Monsanto tries anew to tackle Syngenta's antitrust concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    In rejecting Monsanto Co.' s two offers this year to buy the company, Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta AG has offered two main reasons: Monsanto's offer, at $45 billion, is too low, and the merger comes with a high risk of derailment by regulators.

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  8. Commodities Today: Opportunities In Oil Stocks As Questions Arise...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Seeking Alpha

    POT looks to be rounding up support of a K+S combination, discussing European HQs and its intentions to keep mines open. Oil stocks were clobbered yesterday, even well funded names that have raised money recently in the equity and debt markets.

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  9. Transgenic seed market expected to grow by a CAGR of over 12% until 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | PR-inside.com

    ... participants in the transgenic seed market include Monsanto (U.S.), E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company (U.S.), Syngenta AG (Switzerland), Vilmorin & Cie SA (France), Bayer CropScience AG (Germany), BASF SE (Germany), Dow AgroSciences LLC (U.S.) and ...

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  10. Mega-merger: Monsanto still seeks takeover of Syngenta, world's largest crop chemical companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Russia Taday

    Transnational agrochemical and seed giant Monsanto has reiterated its desire to merge with fellow chemical-producing behemoth Syngenta, a company that has already rebuffed three previous purchase attempts by Monsanto. Announcing unexpectedly positive third quarter earnings late last week, Monsanto said that it is still seeking ways to woo Switzerland-based Syngenta AG in the former's pursuit of a " corporate inversion ," or a move overseas to the UK to avoid higher tax rates in the United States.

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  11. Golden Age' of M&A Has Cash-Rich Buyers Targeting Europe's PreyRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Washington Post

    ... That figure may be surpassed if U.S. seed company Monsanto Co. is successful in its pursuit of Swiss rival Syngenta AG, which last month rejected a $45 billion takeover offer. Companies outside Europe are keen on seeking deals in the region as ...

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  12. Potash Corp.'s Mooted Merger Could Face Tough Regulatory HurdlesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    ... four suppliers comprise two-thirds of the industry, puts things into perspective, Bloomberg Intelligence said. Syngenta AG, the world's largest maker of crop chemicals, rejected last month an offer from Monsanto Co., the biggest seed producer, ...

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  13. Monsanto posts higher Q3 profit, pursues Syngenta tie-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The China Post

    Monsanto Co. reported better-than-expected earnings results for the third quarter on Wednesday as executives of the huge agricultural business continued to make a case for a US$45 billion takeover of Swiss competitor, Syngenta AG.

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  14. Monsanto reports strong earnings, reiterates interest in SyngentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Business Journal

    Monsanto Co. CEO Hugh Grant reaffirmed his company's interest in purchasing Swiss crop giant Syngenta AG on Wednesday as he reported strong third-quarter results for the St. Louis-based company.

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  15. FMC In The Right Businesses, But The Valuation Could Be BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Seeking Alpha

    FMC's crop protection business offers an appealing angle on less-targeted market segments and upside from a renewed and focused R&D effort, as well margin leverage from cost reductions at Cheminova. A renewed focus on higher-value lithium products should lead to better margins, while the growth of electric vehicles and specialty chemical applications supports lithium volume growth.

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  16. Monsanto earnings higher than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... of the huge agricultural business continued to make a case for a $45 billion takeover of Swiss competitor Syngenta AG. St. Louis-based Monsanto reported earnings of $2.39 per share on stronger revenue from crop chemicals, compared with results of ...

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  17. Besting quarterly forecasts, Monsanto pursues Swiss rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Arkansas Online

    Monsanto Co. reported better-than-expected earnings results for the third quarter Wednesday as executives of the agricultural business continued to make a case for a $45 billion takeover of Swiss competitor Syngenta AG.

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  18. Monsanto touts profit, takeover bid in earnings reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... of the huge agricultural business continued to make a case for a $45 billion takeover of Swiss competitor Syngenta AG. St. Louis-based Monsanto reported earnings of $2.39 per share on stronger revenue from crop chemicals, compared with results of ...

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  19. Wall Street ends broadly lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Iol.co.za

    US stocks closed lower on Wednesday, dropping in a broad decline as the outcome of negotiations between Greece and its international creditors remained up in the air, prompting investors to drop riskier assets like equities. Wall Street has lately taken its cue from the situation in Greece, which needs fresh funds to avoid defaulting on a $1.8 billion debt repayment to the IMF on June 30. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras recently announced tax and reforms proposals, which market participants took as a sign of progress.

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  20. Monsanto Committed to Syngenta BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Wall Street Journal

    Monsanto Co.' s top executive said Wednesday the company remained committed to acquiring rival pesticide-and-seed maker Syngenta AG, but the window for a deal "is measured in months, not years."

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