TPG's Axcan Grabs Eurand

Marino, Jonathan
December 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;12/6/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 49, p13
The article reports that Axcan Holdings, a pharmaceuticals provider specializing on gastrointestinal disorders, has agreed to acquire Eurand NV, a specialty pharmaceutical company, for 583 million U.S. dollars. Directors of the latter have signed the transaction although its completion depends on an 80% voting threshold. Axcan has been given financial advice regarding the transaction by BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays Capital, and RBC Capital Markets.


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