Thermo Fisher completes offering period of tender offer in Patheon Acquisition
Thermo Fisher announced the expiration of the subsequent offering period of its tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding ordinary shares of Patheon N.V. The company completed the acquisition of Patheon on August 29. The subsequent offering period expired on September 13. A total of 143,781,162 Patheon ordinary shares, representing approximately 99% of the outstanding Patheon ordinary shares, had been validly tendered on September 13. Thermo Fisher plans to initiate a statutory proceeding for the compulsory acquisition of all remaining non-tendered shares. In such a proceeding, the Enterprise Chamber will determine a cash price to be paid for such shares.