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21. July 2016
Galenica announces tender offer for Relypsa for about USD 1.53bn
On 21.7.2016, Galenica Group (a SIX listed diversified Group active throughout the healthcare market) entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the US company Relypsa, Inc., (NASDAQ: RLYP), further strengthening its Business unit Vifor Pharma by gaining full global rights to the potassium binder Veltassa® (patiromer) for oral suspension and enhancing its growing position as a global specialty pharmaceutical company.
18. July 2016
Rhenus Alpina AG acquires General Cargo businesses of Loomis Group, Sweden
On July 1, 2016, Rhenus Alpina AG and Sweden’s Loomis Group announced jointly that Rhenus will be taking over the General Cargo business of Loomis with effect from 1 July 2016.