09/03/15 - 10:30 AM EDT
The Swiss agribusiness plans to sell its vegetable seeds unit and buy back $2 billion of stock to boost share prices that tumbled after Monsanto's $45 billion bid was rejected.
08/27/15 - 06:34 AM EDT
The roller coaster week in European stocks continued Thursday, as markets posted strong gains following Wednesday's falls, Tuesday's rise and Monday's tumble.
08/26/15 - 03:16 PM EDT
Monsanto's third offer for the Swiss seeds company doesn't prove to be a charm.
08/25/15 - 04:42 PM EDT
Monsanto's third bid for the Swiss seed and pesticide maker values it at about $46.5 billion and reportedly includes an increased $3 billion breakup fee.
08/24/15 - 11:14 AM EDT
The $300 million deal is the second sale since CEO Mark Cutifani stepped up the mining group's disposal program.
08/24/15 - 08:47 AM EDT
European stock markets opened sharply lower Monday, setting up a fourth consecutive day of losses after Asian markets collapsed overnight led by a huge sell off in Chinese shares.
08/20/15 - 11:38 AM EDT
The commodities and mining giant has seen significant dips in its earnings, which is why its new focus is on belt tightening, rather than feasting on other companies.
08/18/15 - 10:16 AM EDT
Shares in Australia's No.3 iron ore producer surge on reports it could raise $2 billion selling minority stakes in mines to Chinese companies.
07/28/15 - 06:18 AM EDT
European markets were higher Tuesday as they rebounded from a five-session losing streak, buoyed by big-ticket deal news out of the U.K. and some strong results.
07/22/15 - 10:45 AM EDT
The $520 million deal ends Genworth's three-year search for a buyer for the business.