pharmaceuticals Tag

The British drugmaker AstraZeneca reportedly has hired Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to advise it on any renewed takeover interest offer from Pfizer, after it emerged that the US giant had approached AZ regarding a potential £60bn tie-up. Although the pharmaceutical groups are not thought to...

Big-cap pharma deals have returned in force to the European mergers and acquisition landscape after Novartis has moved to simplify its corporate structure. Seven investment banks have bagged a role on three separate transactions as the Swiss pharmaceuticals giant and UK-listed GlaxoSmithKline have agreed to swap...