Agribusiness Bonanza Rises in China for Syngenta
CFO Mark Patrick discusses the enormous business opportunities available to Syngenta now that it's owned by a big Chinese company.
Bayer to Shed Assets, Cut Jobs Amid Share Pressure
It's a broad restructuring of the German conglomerate, which plans to sell its sun-care and foot care businesses and exit its animal health division.
Monsanto Cancer Verdict Rattles Bayer Shares
Analysts warn Bayer could face a "litigious headache" after the $289 million jury award in a product liability case over Monsanto's Roundup pesticide.
Monsanto Misses Estimates on Corn Slowdown
"Despite tough farm economics, we delivered a solid second quarter and are staying disciplined on near-term execution of the business," CEO Hugh Grant says.
BASF to Buy Bayer Seed Businesses for $6.9B
The deal may help clear the way for European authorities to approve Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto early next year.
Bayer Names Outsider Wolfgang Nickl as CFO
The German company is turning to an executive with U.S. corporate experience as it moves forward with its acquisition of Monsanto.
Bayer Clinches Monsanto Takeover for $66B
The deal continues the wave of consolidation in agribusiness, pairing Bayer's strength in crop chemicals with Monsanto's portfolio of seed products.
Bayer Discloses $62B Offer for Monsanto
The deal would create the world's largest agricultural supplier but Bayer shareholders fear it will be detrimental to its pharmaceutical business
Monsanto Lowers 2016 EPS Guidance
Lower prices, currency volatility, and regulatory delays are all playing a role in the weaker earnings forecast.
Monsanto Settles Accounting Violations for $80M
The SEC faults the company for booking millions of dollars in revenue from a rebate program while failing to recognize costs at the same time.
ChemChina Offers $43 Billion for Syngenta
The largest overseas acquisition by a Chinese company will give ChemChina access to Syngenta’s advanced biotechnology for developing seeds.