LANXESS AG (LXSG.DE)
BERLIN/FRANKFURT, May 15 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Tuesday:
MILAN European shares bounced back on Friday as a flurry of good company results rolled in, although the heavyweight banking sector was left behind following poor updates from HSBC , BNP Paribas and Societe Generale . | Video
LONDON, May 4 World stocks were set for their biggest weekly loss since mid-March on Friday, while the dollar hovered just below recent four-month highs as investors awaited crucial U.S. jobs data that could cement expectations of further U.S. interest rate rises this year.
* LANXESS CEO SAYS U.S.-CHINA TRADE TENSIONS ARE CAUSING UNCERTAINTY; NEED TO MONITOR SITUATION Further company coverage: (Reporting By Berlin Newsroom)
March 16 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
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FRANKFURT/LONDON/NEW YORK Germany's Lanxess has dropped out of a consortium bidding for Akzo Nobel's specialty chemicals business, two people close to the matter said.
* Unit seen valued at around 9 bln euros (Updates with reaction from Akzo Nobel)
FRANKFURT/LONDON/NEW YORK, March 16 Germany's Lanxess has dropped out of a consortium that includes U.S. private equity firm Apollo in the bidding war for Dulux paint maker Akzo Nobel's specialty chemicals business, two people close to the matter said.
FRANKFURT Germany's Lanxess said full-year core earnings rose by almost 30 percent, driven by volume gains in specialty chemicals and also boosted by the takeover of U.S. peer Chemtura.