Chemtura shareholders approve acquisition by LANXESS

Cologne – Specialty chemicals company LANXESS (FRA: LXS) has taken a significant step forward in the planned acquisition of U.S. chemical company Chemtura (NYSE: CHMT). Chemtura’s shareholders approved the merger at a special meeting in Philadelphia, United States.

LANXESS successfully issues first hybrid bond

2016-11-29 | Cologne – Specialty chemicals company LANXESS today successfully issued a hybrid bond with a volume of EUR 500 million on the European capital market. The proceeds of the transaction are to be used for the financing of the planned acquisition of US-based chemical company Chemtura.

LANXESS successfully places two EUR 500 million corporate bonds

2016-09-29 | Cologne – LANXESS announced today that it has successfully placed two Euro benchmark bonds on the European capital market for the financing of the planned acquisition of the US-based specialty chemicals group Chemtura.