Huntsman Corp (HUN)
26 May 2017
ZURICH/FRANKFURT U.S.-based Huntsman Corp and Switzerland's Clariant AG are combining to create a chemical manufacturer with a market value of about $14 billion, the deal coming together after years of tentative mutual approaches. | Video
May 22 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
* Reuters flagged failed talks in March (Adds market cap chart, updates prices, adds analyst comment)
* CEO on CNBC says "never say never" when asked about any future M&A transaction similar in size of the Clariant-Huntsman merger
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* CEO Hariolf Kottman said plastics and coatings unit to be integral part of merged company
ZURICH, May 22 U.S.-based Huntsman Corp and Switzerland's Clariant AG said on Monday they are combining to create a chemical manufacturer with a market value of more than $14 billion.
* Merger of equals to create a global specialty chemical company with approximately $20 billion enterprise value at announcement
May 22 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Hunstman Corp and Clariant AG are set to announce their merger on Monday, creating a chemical manufacturer with a market value of more than $14 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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