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Takara Holdings Inc (2531.T)

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Takara Holdings' subsidiary Takara Bio says merger between US-based units
Monday, 27 Mar 2017 02:19am EDT 

Takara Bio Inc <4974.T> : Says the company's wholly owned US-based sub-subsidiary Takara Bio USA Inc plans to merge with co's other two wholly owned US-based sub-subsidiaries Rubicon Genomics Inc and WaferGen Bio-systems Inc, with effective date on March 31 (for Rubicon) and May 31 (for WaferGen)respectively . Says units Rubicon Genomics and WaferGen Bio-systems will be dissolved after transaction .Says the company, Takara Bio Inc, is a consolidated subsidiary of Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>.  Full Article

Takara Holdings unit fully acquires WaferGen Bio-systems for $35.9 mln
Wednesday, 1 Mar 2017 01:18am EST 

Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>: Says its subsidiary Takara Bio Inc<4974.T>'s unit, Takara Bio USA Holdings Inc., fully acquired WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc at $35.9 million .Says previous plan disclosed on May 13, 2016.  Full Article

Takara Holdings unit to transfer business to new unit
Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 02:09am EST 

Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>: Says its unit TAKARA SHUZO CO LTD to transfer part of business to a new unit that to be established on July 3 .Says the transaction will effective on July 3.  Full Article

Takara Holdings unit plans to hold 51 pct voting rights in Nippon Food Supplies
Monday, 16 Jan 2017 01:13am EST 

Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>: Says its unit plans to subscribe 510 shares (51 percent voting rights) in Australia-based firm Nippon Food Supplies Company Pty Ltd via private placement on Jan. 17 .Says transaction price of AU$16,046,000.  Full Article

R&I affirms Takara Holdings's rating at "A" and announces stable outlook – R&I
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 01:24am EST 

Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>: Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A" – R&I .Rating outlook stable– R&I.  Full Article

Takara Holdings unit to buy Keta Foods Lda on July 27
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 05:34am EDT 

Takara Holdings Inc <2531.T>:Says its unit Foodex S.A.S. to acquire Portugal-based co Keta Foods, Lda planned on July 27.  Full Article

Takara Bio unit to fully acquire WaferGen Bio-systems
Friday, 13 May 2016 03:30am EDT 

Takara Bio <4974.T>:Says its subsidiary Takara Bio USA Holdings Inc. signed a merger agreement to fully acquire WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc at up to $50 million.  Full Article

Takara Holdings raises year-end dividend forecast for FY 2016
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016 02:00am EDT 

Takara Holdings Inc:Says it raised the year-end dividend forecast to 12 yen per share from 11 yen per share for the FY ending March 2016.  Full Article

R&I affirms Takara Holdings's rating at "A" and announces stable outlook
Monday, 21 Dec 2015 01:00am EST 

Takara Holdings Inc:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A".Rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Takara Holdings raises consolidated mid-year outlook for FY 2016
Monday, 19 Oct 2015 02:30am EDT 

Takara Holdings Inc:Says the company increased the consolidated mid-year outlook for revenue to 106,900 mln yen from 105,500 mln yen, for the fiscal year ending March 2016.Operating profit forecast increased to 3,800 mln yen from 2,900 mln yen.Ordinary profit forecast increased to 4,300 mln yen from 3,100 mln yen.Net profit forecast increased to mln 2,500 yen from mln 1,500 yen.Earnings per share increased to 12.42 yen from 7.45 yen.Comments the improvement in oversea subsidiaries, cost reduction and extraordinary are the main reasons for the forecast.  Full Article

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BRIEF-Takara Holdings' subsidiary Takara Bio says merger between US-based units

* Says the company's wholly owned US-based sub-subsidiary Takara Bio USA Inc plans to merge with co's other two wholly owned US-based sub-subsidiaries Rubicon Genomics Inc and WaferGen Bio-systems Inc, with effective date on March 31 (for Rubicon) and May 31 (for WaferGen)respectively