Laura Board

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Lundbeck to Buy Chelsea Therapeutics for $658M

Lundbeck to Buy Chelsea Therapeutics for $658M

Central nervous system disorder specialist Chelsea Therapeutics International on Thursday said it had signed up to a bid from Denmark's H. Lundbeck that values its stock at up to $658 million.

European stocks, Asian Stocks Rise on Better China Trade Data

European stocks, Asian Stocks Rise on Better China Trade Data

European stock indices follow many Asian markets higher on Thursday.

AstraZeneca Lays Out Sales Targets to Fight Pfizer Bid

AstraZeneca Lays Out Sales Targets to Fight Pfizer Bid

The U.K.'s AstraZeneca said on Tuesday it wants to almost double revenue to at least $45 billion by 2023 as it launched its defense against Pfizer and its unwanted $107.2 billion bid.

European Stocks Struggle to Find Direction

European Stocks Struggle to Find Direction

European stock indices struggle to find a clear direction on Tuesday after a mixed day of trading in Asia amid escalating tensions in Ukraine.

European Stocks Flat Ahead of U.S. Jobs Data

European Stocks Flat Ahead of U.S. Jobs Data

European stock indices tread water on Friday and Asian markets end the day largely in the green.