Ash Grove Cement Co (ASHG.PK)
16 Nov 2017
DUBLIN A majority of Ash Grove Cement's shareholders approved the sale of the U.S. cement maker to Ireland's CRH on Friday after a rival bid from Summit Materials failed to materialize.
DUBLIN, Oct 20 A majority of Ash Grove Cement's shareholders approved the sale of the U.S. cement maker to Ireland's CRH on Friday after a rival bid from Summit Materials failed to materialise.
* Ash Grove Cement Company announces stockholder approval of pending acquisition by CRH Plc
MILAN European shares rose for the fourth consecutive week on Friday as confidence over the region's economic recovery outweighed worries over the Catalonia crisis, whose impact remained confined to Spanish equities.
DUBLIN/LONDON Summit Materials, a U.S. construction firm set up by former CRH executives, has made a rival offer for Ash Grove Cement , which CRH has agreed to pay $3.5 billion for, a source said.
* Fast-growing Summit run by former CRH executives (Adds Summit Materials statement, updates share price)
LONDON U.S. cement maker Summit Materials has made a $3.8 billion offer for rival Ash Grove Cement , a source familiar with the matter told Reuters, hoping to trump an earlier takeover bid from Irish building materials firm CRH Plc .
LONDON, Oct 6 Europe's major benchmarks were set to end a tumultuous week on a slightly softer note, with investors' focus turning from a separatist crisis in Catalonia to U.S. jobs data expected later in the day.
* Ash Grove cement company provides updates regarding pending acquisition by crh plc
Oct 5 U.S. cement maker Ash Grove Cement Co has received a proposal from a third party to acquire the company for an enterprise value of $3.7 billion to $3.8 billion, Ash Grove said on Thursday.