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Air Liquide SA (AIRP.PA)

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Air Liquide completes a 3.3 billion euro capital increase
Friday, 7 Oct 2016 12:31pm EDT 

Air Liquide SA : Air liquide completes the refinancing of its Airgas acquisition with a successful capital increase of 3.3 billion euros ($3.68 billion) . Following the subscription period, which ended on September 28, the total subscription orders amounted to approximately 6.3 billion euros, representing a total subscription rate of 191.2 percent . 40,334,395 new shares were subscribed on an irreducible basis . 42,266,306 new shares were requested on a reducible basis and will only be satisfied with respect to 2,867,814 new shares . Settlement, delivery and start of trading on Euronext Paris of the new shares will take place on October 11, 2016 . As from October 11, 2016, the share capital of Air Liquide will amount to 2,138,509,373.00 euros, consisting of 388,819,886 shares Further company coverage: [AIRP.PA] ($1 = 0.8967 euros) (Gdynia Newsroom) ((gdynia.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +48 58 772 0920;)).  Full Article

Air Liquide launches last step of Airgas acquisition refinancing
Friday, 23 Sep 2016 02:30am EDT 

Air Liquide SA : Launches the last step of Airgas acquisition refinancing .Announces successful placement of five USD-denominated senior bonds for an aggregate amount of $4.5 billion ($4.50 billion).  Full Article

Air Liquide confirms rights issue plan with H1 results
Monday, 1 Aug 2016 01:24am EDT 

Air Liquide Sa : Air liquide says h1 reported sales up 2.2 percent at 8.295 billion euros, net profit 811 million euros, down 4.6 percent reported, up 1.1 percent on comparable basis . Air liquide says airgas acquisition will be accretive in 2016 . Air liquide sees u.s. Asset sales finalised in h2 . Air liquide says confident in ability to generate net profit growth in 2016 . Air liquide says generated 143 million euros in recurring efficiency gains in h1, sees these enhanced in h2 thanks to airgas .Air liquide says confirms plan to proceed with rights issue of between 3.0 and 3.5 billion euros in sept/oct depending on market conditions.  Full Article

Air liquide 2016-2020 objectives
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2016 01:45am EDT 

Air Liquide : 2016-20 objctives . Revenue growth: +6 pct to +8 pct CAGR . Airgas synergies > $300 million . Maintain S&P `A` range rating . Efficiency gains > 300 million euros on average per year .Roce > 10 pct after 5 to 6 years.  Full Article

Air Liquide invests in US start-up Solidia Technologies
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 11:35am EDT 

Air Liquide : Partnered with US start-up Solidia Technologies,to provide new equipment for carbon dioxide injection for production of Solidia concrete .In addition to this partnership, Air Liquide Venture Capital (ALIAD) has also invested in Solidia Technologies to support industrialization of technology.  Full Article

Air Liquide announces divestiture of U.S. assets to Matheson Tri-Gas
Friday, 24 Jun 2016 02:00am EDT 

Air Liquide SA : Enters into an agreement to sell certain assets in the United States to Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc, a subsidiary of Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation <4091.T> of Tokyo, Japan .Upon closing, these divestitures would mark a significant milestone toward satisfying the conditions required by the Federal Trade Commission in connection with Air Liquide's recently closed acquisition of Airgas.  Full Article

Air Liquide to supply Aligal to superstore in Milan, Italy
Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 08:42am EDT 

Air Liquide SA :Has been selected to supply Aligal, its food-grade gas used for food processing and preservation, to the superstore “Iper, La Grande I,” in Milan, Italy.  Full Article

Air Liquide plans 3.5 bln eur cap hike in Airgas purchase-CEO in Le Figaro
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 01:49am EDT 

Air Liquide CEO tells Le Figaro: TO RAISE ABOUT 10 BLN EUR TO FUND AIRGAS PURCHASE INCL CAPITAL INCREASE OF CLOSE TO 3.5 BLN Further company coverage: [AIRP.PA] (Reporting by Paris Newsroom) ((paris.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +33 (1) 49 49 54 52;)).  Full Article

U.S. FTC clears Air Liquide's acquisition of Airgas
Friday, 13 May 2016 12:27pm EDT 

: Air liquide says companies anticipate closing acquisition on 23 May 2016 .U.S. Federal trade commission clears Air Liquide's acquisition of Airgas.  Full Article

Air Liquide strengthens its partnership with MPCC in China
Monday, 11 Apr 2016 08:00pm EDT 

Air Liquide SA:Air Liquide strengthens its partnership with MPCC in China.Will invest around 40 million euros in a new state-of--art ASU (Air Separation Unit), with a total capacity of 850 tonnes of oxygen per day.Expected to start operations in Q2 of 2017.  Full Article

U.S. says American Air Liquide Holdings can sell some assets to Matheson Tri-Gas

WASHINGTON U.S. regulators on Thursday said they have approved American Air Liquide Holdings' bid to sell some of its assets to Matheson Tri-Gas in order to settle charges that its recent merger with Airgas Inc would have harmed industrial gas competition.