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Monsanto Co (MON.N)

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Monsanto views Bayer's revised proposal as financially inadequate, insufficient to ensure deal certainty
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 08:00am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto views Bayer's revised proposal as financially inadequate and insufficient to ensure deal certainty . Also remains open to conversations with other parties to assess whether a deal board believes is in best interest can be realized .Remains open to continued and constructive conversations with Bayer.  Full Article

Monsanto says has received revised proposal from Bayer
Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 12:40pm EDT 

Monsanto : Monsanto acknowledges revised proposal from bayer . Board of directors of Monsanto will review proposal, in consultation with its financial and legal advisors . Monsanto Co says Morgan Stanley & Co and Ducera Partners are acting as financial advisors ."Monsanto will have no further comment until its board of directors has completed its review".  Full Article

Monsanto and Dupont sign Dicamba supply agreement
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 10:00am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Terms of agreement were not disclosed . Dupont will sell its new herbicide as Dupont Fexapan Herbicide Plus Vaporgrip Technology. . Monsanto and Dupont sign Dicamba supply agreement .Announced a multi-year Dicamba supply agreement for U.S. and Canada.  Full Article

S&P - Monsanto Co. outlook revised to negative on weak earnings; 'BBB+' rating affirmed
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 10:10am EDT 

S&P On Monsanto : S&P - Monsanto Co. outlook revised to negative on weak earnings; 'BBB+' rating affirmed . S&P On Monsanto - Negative outlook reflects ongoing volatility which has reduced the predictability around earnings . S&P On Monsanto - Key credit metric of FFO to total debt may be weaker than 30% on a weighted average basis . S&P On Monsanto - Outlook reflecting an at-least 1 in 3 chance that uncertainty in agricultural markets could result in credit metrics that are weak Source - http://bit.ly/298x03w (Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

Monsanto and Nomad Bioscience announce collaboration on gene-editing research
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 10:30am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto and Nomad Bioscience announce collaboration on gene-editing research for next-generation agriculture solutions . Says additional details of agreement were not disclosed . Agreement includes a 3 year research project, during which scientists at Nomad will continue to expand applicability of their technology .Has obtained rights to apply Nomad's proprietary technology to its genome-editing projects.  Full Article

Monsanto and TargetGene announce agreement on Gene-Editing Technology
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 10:00am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto and targetgene announce agreement on gene-editing technology to advance global agriculture innovation . Co has been granted an exclusive license to targetgene's novel and proprietary "t∙gee" platform to deliver continuous improvements in agriculture . Monsanto has also established an equity position in private israel-based company. .Additional terms of agreement were not disclosed..  Full Article

Monsanto & Bayer CEOs have met, but no progress made toward deal - CNBC
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 09:55am EDT 

: Monsanto & Bayer CEOs have met, but no progress made toward deal- CNBC, citing sources (Bengaluru Newsroom) (((+91 80 6749-1130; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780);)).  Full Article

Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical enter global crop protection collaboration for next generation PPO technologies
Monday, 27 Jun 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Monsanto Co : Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical enter new global crop protection collaboration for next generation PPO technologies . Under agreement, Monsanto and Sumitomo Chemical will work together and in parallel to create integrated system of germplasm, biotechnology and crop protection . New generation PPO herbicide is expected to be available within brands offered by both companies . Next-generation herbicide is expected to be commercially available early in next decade, pending regulatory approvals .Additional details of agreement were not disclosed.  Full Article

Monsanto and Remington Holding Co form JV
Thursday, 16 Jun 2016 11:35am EDT 

Monsanto Co : Joint venture partners have valued transactions at approximately $169.5 million with a total cash payment of $110.5 million by remington . Monsanto and remington will establish jv, which will be called innovative seed solutions, llc, through contribution by monsanto of its global sorghum breeding business . Monsanto co says remington and monsanto will have ownership stakes in joint venture of 60 percent and 40 percent, respectively . Co and remington said new joint venture will be governed by an operational board with senior executive representation from both companies . Joint venture will be led by dan zinck, who will serve as chief executive officer . Subsidiary of remington will purchase monsanto's sorghum production assets in united states .Monsanto company and remington holding company, llc, announce new strategic joint venture to drive innovation and market access for sorghum.  Full Article

Bayer makes new takeover approach to Monsanto at same price,Monsanto rebuffs new Bayer approach,seeking higher offer-CNBC,citing DJ
Friday, 10 Jun 2016 02:11pm EDT 

: Bayer makes new takeover approach to Monsanto at same price, Monsanto rebuffs new Bayer approach, seeking higher offer - CNBC, citing DJ Further company coverage: [MON.N] (Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

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EU approves Monsanto, Bayer genetically modified soybeans

CHICAGO The European Commission on Friday approved imports of Monsanto's Roundup Ready 2 Xtend genetically modified soybean variety, after months of delays that had derailed the U.S. seed giant's product launch this spring.