TITLE

Akzo IPO bid on a roll

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the confirmation by Akzo Nobel that it will proceed with the timing of its planned partial initial public offering (IPO) of its Organon and Intervet business scheduled for March 2007 in the light of global stock market declines. Akzo Nobel is facing demands that a proportion of the proceeds from the IPO be distributed as a bonus to Akzo Nobel staff in the Netherlands.
ACCESSION #
24510145

 

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