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Platform Specialty Products Emerges as Chemicals Dealmaker After NYSE Listing

Tickers in this article: PAH CHMT

Platform Specialty Products, a specialty chemical company that was born from a special purpose acquisition vehicle founded by Jarden chairman Martin Franklin, said on Thursday it will buy Chemtura AgroSolutions from Chemtura for $1 billion in cash and stock.

04/17/14 - 10:06 AM EDT

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  1. Platform Specialty Products Emerges as Chemicals Dealmaker After NYSE Listing

    Platform Specialty Products Emerges as Chemicals Dealmaker After NYSE Listing

    Platform Specialty Products, a specialty chemical company that was born from a special purpose acquisition vehicle founded by Jarden chairman Martin Franklin, said on Thursday it will buy Chemtura AgroSolutions from Chemtura for $1 billion in cash and stock.


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