ADM bids for flavours firm Wild as suitors line up - sources

LONDON/FRANKFURT Fri May 23, 2014 1:42pm EDT

LONDON/FRANKFURT May 23 (Reuters) - Leading global agribusiness group Archer Daniels Midland Co is among the bidders for German drink and food flavours maker Wild in a deal valued at 1.5 billion euros ($2.04 billion), sources familiar with the deal said on Friday.

Illinois-based ADM declined to comment.

Sources told Reuters in March that Wild had put itself up for sale. (Reporting by Jonathan Saul and Arno Schuetze and Karl Plume, editing by David Evans)


After wave of QE, onus shifts to leaders to boost economy

DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.