TITLE

Deals roundup

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;12/17/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 242, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the definitive agreement signed by FGX International Holdings in December 2009 to merge with a subsidiary of Essilor International. Under the terms of the deal, shareholders of FGX will be paid 19.75 U.S. dollars per share in cash upon completion of the merger, for a total of 565 million U.S. dollars in aggregate value. The financing of the deal by Essilor is also cited.
ACCESSION #
47191344

 

Related Articles

  • Deals roundup.  // Medical Device Daily;3/16/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 50, p2 

    The article reports on the merger between FGX International Holdings and a subsidiary of Essilor International.

  • Essilor to Acquire FGX International Holdings for $565 Million.  // Vision Monday;1/18/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p010 

    The article reports on the agreement signed by Essilor International to acquire FGX International Holdings Limited, the leading designer of non-prescription reading glasses in the U.S. The deal is valued at about 565 million U.S. dollars and includes the repayment of FGX' net debt of about 100...

  • Deals roundup.  // Medical Device Daily;12/18/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 243, p3 

    This article reports on the decision of FGX International Holdings to be acquired by Essilor International in 2009. Boards of directors of both companies approved the acquisition that worth 565 million U.S. dollars. Under the agreement, FGX will be a stand-alone business unit of Essilor and its...

  • Essilor International: First-Quarter 2011 Report.  // Biomedical Market Newsletter;5/7/2011, p511 

    The article presents the first quarter 2011 financial performance report for Essilor International SA. It notes that the global leader in ophthalmic optics has reported an increase of 13.4% or 1,027.6 million euros as consolidated revenue for the three months ending March 31, 2011. It states...

  • Essilor buy helps Ocular Sciences in Europe.  // Ophthalmology Times;03/15/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p35 

    Reports on the acquisition of Essilor International by Ocular Sciences. Advantage of the acquisition for Ocular Sciences; Plans of Ocular to develop disposable toric ophthalmic lens; Demand for toric lenses and disposable bifocal lenses.

  • Essilor Acquires DAC Vision and Hawkins Optical.  // Vision Monday;5/17/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p006 

    The article reports that eyewear manufacturer Essilor International has made three acquisitions since April 1, 2010, including its purchase of Hawkins Optical, a 60 percent interest in DAC Vision and a majority stake at SMJ.

  • Essilor Reports Solid Sales and Earnings For 2008, Despite Slow Market Growth.  // Vision Monday;3/23/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p90 

    The article reports on the sales and earnings of Essilor International in 2007. The company had €3,074.4 million in revenue, a 9.7% increase compared to 2007, while its operations gained €551.2 million. There was a 4.9% growth in sales of corrective lenses in Essilor International....

  • Eyeglass maker transitions to new ownership group. Antosiewicz, Frank // Plastics News;4/21/2014, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p0024 

    The article discusses the planned purchasing of a stake in the photochromic lens manufacturer Transitions Optical Inc. by its joint venture partner Essilor International SA, focusing on the appointments of executives such as Paddy McDermott as of 2014.

  • standstill agreement. Stim, Richard // Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference;2010, p437 

    A definition of the term "standstill agreement" is presented, which refers to a contract that is made among stockholders in order to purchase the outstanding stock from a shareholder who is attempting a hostile takeover.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics