Posts tagged: Roche

Back on Tip TV talking about Henderson Group, Molson Coors and Illumina

Monday, 3 October 2016, 1:48 pm

I have pasted a link to today's Tip TV session below for avid followers who failed to tune in for this morning's banter.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vp6YxOLwrb8

UPDATE: Apologies - in today's session I refer to the speculation around a potential bid from Roche for Illumina valuing the business at $25 billion but in fact what I meant to say was $35 billion. ..

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Roche said to have rekindled interest in BioMarin Pharmaceutical - sources - part 2

Thursday, 21 July 2016, 9:46 pm

I see Bloomberg was today badgering Dr Severin Schwan, the Roche chief executive, into providing a denial to my BioMarin story from a few weeks ago.

According to the Bloomberg story I read today, Dr Schwan said Roche was looking at small to medium-sized acquistions although he believes biotech valuations are "too high" even after the recent market correction...

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Roche said to have rekindled interest in BioMarin Pharmaceutical - sources

Wednesday, 6 July 2016, 12:00 am

Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche has once again been studying a multi-billon dollar purchase of American rare disease specialist BioMarin Pharmaceutical, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

I understand that, so far, the majority of work and analysis on BioMarin has been carried out by Roche's own executives, led by Boris Zaitra, head of M&A...

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