Linde AG (LING.DE)
* Linde shareholders to vote on the deal on Wednesday (Adds background)
FRANKFURT, Dec 10 Linde shareholders will be offered cash compensation of 1.22 euros per share as part of a squeeze-out offer of 189.46 euros per Linde AG share, the company said on Monday, as it completes a merger with rival Praxair.
FRANKFURT German industrial gases group Linde AG on Wednesday said it expected to deliver solid earnings and revenues this year, as it prepares to close a merger deal with its United States-based rival Praxair.
FRANKFURT Industrial gases groups Praxair and Linde won U.S. antitrust approval for their $86 billion merger on Monday, clearing the last hurdle for the deal in the nick of time.
* EU approves Taiyo Nippon as suitable buyer (Adds details on new group)
Oct 22 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Monday that it will require Praxair Inc and Linde AG to divest assets in nine industrial gases product markets in United States, as part of a settlement that resolves charges that their proposed merger would likely be anticompetitive.
BRUSSELS, Oct 18 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
FRANKFURT Industrial gases group Praxair and Linde are set to win U.S. antitrust approval for their planned $86 billion merger, clearing the last major hurdle for the deal, German monthly Manager Magazin reported.
MUNICH, Germany Linde said on Thursday it had no knowledge of its planned merger with Praxair being given the green light, denying a media report which said the deal had passed anti-trust hurdles in the United States.
MUNICH, Germany, Oct 18 Linde said on Thursday it had no knowledge of its planned merger with Praxair being given the green light, denying a media report which said the deal had passed anti-trust hurdles in the United States.