Three British oil firms to merge
- M&A Benchmarks. // Global Finance;Sep99, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p22
Presents an update on business deals as of September 1, 1999. Value of the deals announced in July 1999; Top five target companies for aquisition; Top five advisers of business deals; Acquisition plans of Elf Aquitaine.
- TotalFina Acquires Elf; No Chemicals Spin-Off. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;9/22/99, Vol. 161 Issue 35, p13
Reports that TotalFina has won the battle to take over rival Elf Aquitaine. Value of the takeover; Expectations from Thierry Desmarest, chairman of TotalFina, regarding the combined company; Reason for Desmarest to oppose the spin off of its chemical operations; Businesses of both companies.
- Elf, TotalFina Make Chemicals Central to Talks. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;07/26/99, Vol. 256 Issue 4, p8
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- Total Fina wins merger chase for Elf Aquitaine. // National Petroleum News;Nov99, Vol. 91 Issue 12, p6
Focuses on the agreement of French petroleum companies, Total Fina and Elf Aquitaine to merge in September 1999. End of the rivalry between the two companies; Negotiation on the exchange of shares.
- TotalFina-Elf aquitaine deal continues merger trend. // Paint & Coatings Industry;Nov99, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p24
Reports on TotalFina SA's acquisition of Elf Aquitaine SA.
- Elf Merges With Rival TotalFina For $49 Billion. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;09/20/99, Vol. 256 Issue 12, p1
Reports that Elf Acquitaine has agreed to merger with TotalFina. Cost of the acquisition; Reason for Elf to agree to the merger; Demands of Elf from TotalFina; Terms of the deal.
- TotalFina, Elf Go to Court. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;9/8/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 33, p9
Reveals the court decision on the aquisition offer of TotalFina company for Elf Aquitaine company. Information on the acquisition bid; Comment from Thierry Desmarest, chief executive officer of TotalFina company.
- Elf Aquitaine Resists Total's Takeover Bid. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;07/19/99, Vol. 256 Issue 3, p8
Reports the resistance of Elf Aquitaine on the corporate takeover bid of TotalFina company. Details on the bid; Comment from Philippe Jaffre, chairman of the firm; Business plans of the company.
- EC Sanctions TotalFina's Takeover of Elf. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;02/14/2000, Vol. 257 Issue 7, p8
Reports the approval of the European Commission on the corporate takeover of TotalFina company on Elf Aquitaine company. Details on the acquisition agreement; Information on both companies.