TITLE

Investors bet on Linde-BOC delay

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the possibility of delaying the regulatory approval of Linde's £16/share bid for industrial gases rival BOC. If pre-conditions for the sale are not met by May 31, 2006, BOC will be permitted to pay its shareholders an interim dividend. That would, in effect, raise the value of the deal by £139 million.
ACCESSION #
21297655

 

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