Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA (SGOB.PA)
PARIS, May 17 French building supplies group Saint-Gobain is eyeing 2 billion euros ($2.23 billion) in bolt-on acquisitions over the next four years, a strategy which it sees as compatible with its planned takeover of Switzerland's Sika.
PARIS, April 26 French construction materials group Saint Gobain reported an 8.8 percent rise in first-quarter sales from a year ago and maintained its target for higher operating profits this year on a like-for-like basis.
BAAR, Switzerland, April 11 Sika Chairman Paul Haelg said on Wednesday he expects the hostile takeover attempt of his company by French construction materials giant Saint-Gobain to be resolved by 2018.
BAAR, Switzerland, April 11 Sika shareholders attacked the Swiss chemical company's founding family for pushing through a proposal for a smaller dividend increase -- the latest twist in a bitter takeover battle with France's Saint-Gobain.
* Sika chairman paul haelg says sika performance would be brought down to saint-gobain level by takeover
Baar, Switzerland, April 11 Sika's board has limited its founding family's voting rights to 5 percent on appointments to the board and the chairman, Chairman Paul Haelg said on Tuesday, a move meant to block Saint-Gobain's hostile takeover attempt.
ZURICH French group Saint-Gobain has extended until the end of this year its contract to buy a controlling stake in Swiss construction chemicals maker Sika from Sika's founding family and may prolong it again until the end of 2018, it said.
ZURICH, April 6 French group Saint-Gobain has extended until the end of this year its contract to buy a controlling stake in Swiss construction chemicals maker Sika from Sika's founding family and may prolong it again until the end of 2018, it said.
* Extension of the validity of the agreement between Saint-Gobain and the Burkard family relating to the sale of the shares of Schenker-Winkler Holding
ZURICH Southeastern Asset Management has sold all its shares in Sika , the investor, which has previously backed the Swiss company's efforts to fend off a hostile takeover from Saint-Gobain , said on Monday.