Roche Holding AG (RO.S)
May 24 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Thursday:
ZURICH Private bank Vontobel is buying smaller competitor Notenstein La Roche from Swiss cooperative bank Raiffeisen [RFSHW.UL] for $705 million, the first in what industry insiders expect could be a new wave of consolidation in the sector.
* Industry insiders expect more consolidation among private banks (Adds CEO comments, details, background, shares)
BRIEF-Raiffeisen Schweiz Spokeswoman Says Leonteq Stake Held By Notenstein La Roche Will Move To Raiffeisen
* SPOKESWOMAN SAYS LEONTEQ STAKE HELD BY NOTENSTEIN LA ROCHE WILL MOVE TO RAIFFEISEN Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
ZURICH, May 24 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.3 percent higher at 8,817 points on Thursday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .
ZURICH, May 24 Swiss private bank and asset manager Vontobel is buying private bank Notenstein La Roche from Swiss cooperative bank Raiffeisen for 700 million Swiss francs ($705.08 million), the two parties said on Thursday.
* MABXIENCE AND AMNEAL ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT FOR BEVACIZUMAB BIOSIMILAR IN THE UNITED STATES
ZURICH Roche has had no contact with U.S. President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, the Swiss pharmaceuticals maker's Chief Executive said on Thursday.
ZURICH, May 17 Roche has had no contact with U.S. President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, the Swiss pharmaceuticals maker's Chief Executive said on Thursday.
ZURICH, May 17 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.2 percent higher at 8,988 points on Thursday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .