Novozymes A/S (NZYMb.CO)
* BENNY D. LOFT TO STEP DOWN AS CFO AND EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
BRIEF-Novozymes says co, Heinz-Jürgen Bertram mutually decided that he will resign from co's board with effect as of June 8, 2017
* Novozymes - Co, Heinz-Jürgen Bertram have mutually decided that Heinz-Jürgen Bertram will resign from Novozymes' board with effect as of June 8, 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)
April 26 Danish enzymes maker Novozymes posted slightly better-than-expected revenues for the first quarter on Wednesday and said it would launch a new product in the autumn, sending its shares up more than 5 percent to a nine-month high.
* "GOOD START TO 2017 WITH PROGRESS ON OUR STRATEGIC PRIORITIES."
COPENHAGEN, April 12 Danish life science investor Novo A/S said on Wednesday it was raising its stake in Synlab to about 20 percent through a 250 million euro ($265 million) subscription to new shares, ahead of a potential listing of Europe's second largest lab operator.
* Novozymes and Boehringer Ingelheim announce strategic collaboration in probiotics for poultry hatcheries
* Says will in cooperation with Bigadan build a large-scale biogas plant
* Delivery to Novozymes starts May 1 Source text: http://bit.ly/2mviZql
* President and CEO Peder Holk Nielsen buys 27,700 shares in Novozymes at 6,997,574 Danish crowns ($1 million) Source text for Eikon:
* Will buy back B shares worth up to 2 billion Danish crowns ($288.9 million) in total during remainder of 2017, corresponding to around 8.1 million B shares at current share price