Takeda Buys Shire
Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:06 AM

Japan's Takeda clinches $62 billion Shire deal as pharma M&A rolls on
Source: Reuters
Takeda Pharmaceutical agreed to buy London-listed Shire for 45.3 billion pounds ($62 billion) on Tuesday, the biggest yet in a wave of deals sweeping the drugs industry.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-shire-m-a-takeda/japans-takeda-clinches-62-billion-shire-deal-as-pharma-ma-rolls-on-idUSKBN1I90IC

Japan's biggest ever deal: Takeda buys Shire for $62 billion
Source: CNN
Japanese drugmaker Takeda has reached a $62 billion deal to buy rival Shire in the world's biggest takeover so far this year.

After waging a lengthy campaign to win over the board of Dublin-based Shire, Takeda (TKPHF) announced Tuesday that they had an agreement.
The deal values Shire (SHPG) at £46 billion ($62.1 billion), excluding debt, according to the companies. 
http://money.cnn.com/2018/05/08/investing/takeda-shire-japan-record-deal/index.html

Execution of Bridge Loan Agreement for Shire plc Acquisition
Source: Takeda
https://www.takeda.com/newsroom/newsreleases/2018/execution-of-bridge-loan-agreement-for-shire-plc-acquisition/

Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc by Takeda
Source: Takeda
https://www.takeda.com/newsroom/newsreleases/2018/proposed-acquisition-of-shire-plc-by-takeda/

Shire new pages on Takeda Offer
Source: Shire
http://investors.shire.com/disclaimer-takeda.aspx